The Okanagan Rockets are proud to announce that 1997 born defenceman Kristian Blumenschein has been committed to by the West Kelowna Warriors of the BCHL.
Blumenschein, a graduate of the Kelowna Minor Hockey system registered 18 points on 3 goals and 15 assists in 37 games with the Rockets. In the playoffs, Blumenschein led all Rockets defenceman with 7 points in 7 games.
"We are thrilled that we can add Kristian to the growing list of our players that have secured a job for the 2014-2015 season" said Rockets general manager David Michaud. "Coach Ferster and the entire Warriors organization think the world of Kristian's game, and his commitment is well deserved. We wish him the best of luck as he begins his junior hockey career."
The Warriors head coach and general manger Rylan Ferster added "Kristian is a smart offensive type defenceman that see's the game very well, we excited to have him be apart of our organization."
Blumenschein joins a growing list of Rockets that will suit up in junior hockey next season.
Registration for the Rockets Evaluation Camp held in August is now open. Players can register atwww.bcmml.net