Aug 8,2014(ISN) – PRINCE GEORGE, BC – The Prince George Spruce Kings of the British Columbia
Hockey League (BCHL) are pleased to announce the acquisition of 19 year old
forward Frankie Spellman from the Kenai River (Alaska) Brown Bears of the
North American Hockey League in exchange for future considerations.
Spellman is 6’1″ 200lbs and calls Des Moines, Iowa home. Last season in
Kenai River Spellman tallied 7goals and 8 assists for 15 points to go along
with 123 penalty minutes in 52 games. Prior to last season, Spellman played
for the midget AAA team at Shattuck St. Mary’s prep school in Minnesota
where he tallied 44 goals and 52 assists for 96 points in 70 games.
“Frankie is a hard working power forward with very good offensive
abilities,” said Spruce Kings General Manager, Mike Hawes. “He shoots the
puck hard and has the ability to put up good numbers at our level.”
“Frankie also plays the game the right way and will provide a physical
presence for us up front. Our fans will enjoy watching this young man play”
Spellman will be joining the rest of his Spruce Kings teammates at the start
of training camp August 29th at the coliseum.
For more information contact the Spruce Kings office at 250.564.1747.