Six players exchanged places at three positions for the Saskatoon Blades in advance of Wednesday's home game against Moose Jaw.
As previously announced, 16-year-old Nolan Maier replaces 18-year-old Joel Grzybowski as the back-up goaltender behind Ryan Kubic with the Bridge City Bunch. Grzybowski is expected to report to the Battlefords of the S-J-H-L. Maier, along with fellow 16-year-old...centre Kirby Dach...are joining the Blue and Gold from Team Canada-Black at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge. Dach's return means Logan Doust returns to his Midget Triple-A team in B-C. As well, 17-year-old Randen Schmidt will rejoin the Blades after playing Saturday in Brandon...now that 17-year-old blueliner Seth Bafaro has had his suspension length set at four games for taking a checking from behind major and game misconduct Friday against visiting Swift Current. Following is the news release from the Blades...
- ’01 G Nolan Maier joins the Blades today full time
- ’99 G Joel Grzybowski has been released from the active roster, still remains on Blades list, expected to report to Battlefords North Stars (SJHL)
- ’01 F Kirby Dach has returned from World U17s
- ’01 F Logan Doust has been returned to the Vancouver NW Giants of the BCMML
- ’00 D Seth Bafaro assessed 4 game suspension as a result of CFB major received Friday, Nov. 10th. Eligible to return Nov. 21st.
- ’00 D Randen Schmidt recalled from Regina Pat C’s (SMAAAHL), made debut on Sat in Brandon. Will stick for duration of Bafaro suspension and will be evaluated afterwards.