The Alberni Valley Bulldogs have acquired 20-year old forward Quintin Loon-Stewardson & future considerations from the Prince George Spruce Kings in exchange for 18-year old forward Austin Spiridakis.
Loon-Stewardson comes to Port Alberni after spending the past two seasons with the Battlefords North Stars of the SJHL. Loon-Stewardson posted 30 goals and added 25 assists to go along with 168 penalty minutes this past season. In the 2018-2019 season, Quintin was a major part of the Stars SJHL championship where he had 10 goals and 19 points in 16 playoff games.
“We’re really excited on what Quintin will bring to our program.” said head coach and general Manager Joe Martin. “Quintin adds championship experience and he plays like a Bulldog.”
The 5’11” 175 pound Loon-Stewardson, a native of Sioux Lookout Ontario is spending his summer fighting fires back in Ontario before reporting to Port Alberni.
Spiridakis spent two seasons with the Bulldogs putting ups 18 goals and 12 assists in 98 games. The Bulldogs organization would like to wish Austin the best of luck as he starts the next chapter of his career with the Spruce Kings organization.