The West Kelowna Warriors Junior ‘A’ Hockey Club announce their leadership group for the 2018/19 season.
Veteran Cavin Tilsley has been named team captain, joining alongside him are forwards Parm Dhailwal, Chase Dubois, and Bennett Norlin who will serve as alternate captains for the Warriors this season.
Tilsley, 20, has played the last two seasons in West Kelowna with 78 regular season games played, compiling 11 goals and 35 points over that span, along with 134 penalty minutes. The Delta native has also spent time with the Prince George Spruce Kings going back to the 2015-16 season and half of the 2016-17 campaign.
“I’m honoured to be named captain for such a great team and organization,” stated Tilsley, “I am very proud of what my teammates have done before this season has started, and i’m very excited to accomplish even more on the ice with them. I have had amazing leaders in the past that have helped me become the player and person I am today, and I hope to have the same affect on my teammates. ”
Dhaliwal, 19, enters his third season with the Warriors with 98 regular season games played scoring 23 goals totaling 70 points. The Surrey, British Columbia native also suited up in eight playoff games earning two goals and five points.
Dubois, 20, also enters his third season after scoring 39 goals and adding 70 points in 114 games for the Warriors the past two seasons. The former Cariboo Cougar also suited up in eight playoff games earning three goals finishing up with 10 points.
Norlin, 19, returns for his second season with the Warriors having played in all 40 regular season games compiling five goals and 11 points. The Farmington, Minnesota native is committed to Air Force Academy in 2019-2020.