Victoria signs 1997-born goaltender.
For Immediate Release
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Victoria, BC – The Victoria Royals are pleased to announce the signing of 1997-born goaltender Evan Smith to a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement.
Smith spent the 2013-14 season with the Pikes Peak Miners U18 team of the North American Prospects Hockey League. With the Miners, Smith posted a goals against average of 1.95 to go along with a .921 save percentage in 13 appearances.
“Evan is a goaltender that we think has tremendous potential,” Royals’ General Manager Cameron Hope said. “We are very happy that Evan has chosen to pursue his hockey goals with our organization.”
Smith, a 6-6 netminder from Parker, CO, was listed to the Royals’ 50-man protected player list in July of 2012.
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