Sep 21 2006
Cougars Name Captains
PRINCE GEORGE, BC- The Prince George Cougars named their team Captainís for the upcoming season during a team meeting last night at the CN Centre.
20 year old forward Eric Hunter, last seasonís team MVP, has been named team captain while Brett Robertson, Nick Drazenovic, Ty Wishart, Jared Walker, Kalvin Sagert, and Greg Gardner will all share assistant captain duties.
Robertson, Drazenovic, and Wishart will wear Aís on the teamís black jerseys, while Walker, Sagert, and Gardner will wear Aís on the teamís white jerseys. The Cougars will wear their black jerseys at home for the first half of the season, before sporting their white jerseys at the CN Centre after Christmas.
ďIt was extremely difficult for our coaching staff to only select three assistant captains. We have more than enough qualified candidates, and as a result felt our core leadership responsibilities needed to be shared within this groupĒ, states Head Coach Mike Vandekamp