Garrett Worth (5) celebrates after scoring a goal against Edina during the Class AA state semifinal game at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul Friday. --- Clint Austin /

PRINCE GEORGE, BC – The Prince George Spruce Kings have acquired Forward Garrett Worth (99) from the Vernon Vipers in exchange for Goaltender Bradley Cooper (99) and Future Considerations.

Worth, from Duluth, Minnesota has played only 4 games with the Vipers this season, scoring once and adding an assist. Last season with Duluth East High he scored 38 goals and 19 assists for 57 points in 25 games. He also played 10 games for the NAHL’s Minnesota Wilderness he had 6 goals, 3 assists in 10 games.

Cooper from North Vancouver, BC is in his second season with the Spruce Kings. In 8 games this season, Cooper is 3-5 with a 2.28 GAA and .914 SV%. Last year, Cooper was 7-7 with a 2.31 GAA and .918 SV%.

“We’re excited to be adding a great young man and excellent player like Garrett to our team. He will help strengthen our forward group and provide us with some more offensive punch up front. At the same time we our sad to see Brad Cooper go. He’s been an excellent player and teammate during his time here and we wish him all the best in Vernon,” stated General Manager Mike Hawes