Hockey team adds eight rookies

The Seawolves pick up pucks after practicing shooting during an unofficial training Sept. 10.

The Seawolves welcome eight new players to their team for the upcoming hockey season.

The new members include:

freshman defenseman Blake Leask, who played for the Bonnyville Pontiacs with the AJHL

freshman defenseman Ben Matthews from Prince George Spruce Kings of the BCHL

freshman goaltender Michael Matyas, who played for the Calgary Canucks of the AJHL

freshman forward Bobby Murphy, who played for the Kenai River Brown Bears of the NAHL

freshmen defenseman Austin Sevalrud, who played for the Spruce Grove Saints of the AJHL

Junior goaltender Chris Kamal prepares to take the ice after a break from the unofficial training practice Sept. 10.
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freshman forward Blake Tatchell, who played for the Battlefords North Stars of the SJHL

freshman forward Hayden Trupp, who played for the Alexandria Blizzards of the NAHL

freshman defenseman Chris Williams who played for the Powell River Kings of the BCHL.

The Seawolves are coming off of a 5-22-1 season last year.

They play their first exhibition match against the University of Regina from Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, at 7:07 p.m. Oct. 6 in Eagle River.

For more information about the team roster or upcoming season, visit Seawolf Hockey.