Ice Wolves acquire Johnson from Dauphin

Ice WolvesThe La Ronge Ice Wolves are bringing defenceman Joren Johnson back to the SJHL.

La Ronge has traded blueliner Brett Hope (1993) to the MJHL’s Dauphin Kings in exchange for Johnson (1994) and future considerations.

Johnson started the season with the Battlefords North Stars before he was traded Sept. 30 to Dauphin along with forward Robbie Newton (1993) in exchange for LW/C Alex Bechtold (1994).

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Canada West selection camp roster announced

WJACHockey Canada, in partnership with the CJHL, has released its Canada West selection camp roster for the upcoming 2013 World Junior A Challenge to be hosted Nov. 4 to 10 in Yarmouth, N.S.

A total of seven players from the SJHL have been named to the selection camp, which will be hosted Oct. 26 to 30 in Calgary, Alta. at the Markin MacPhail Centre.

Trent Cassan, head coach of the Yorkton Terriers, will serve as an assistant coach to head coach Jason McKee (Spruce Grove Saints, AJHL).

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Eviston headed south

BombersThe Flin Flon Bombers will be without the services of defenceman Bryce Eviston, following his acquisition from the Dieppe Commandos Oct. 5.  Bombers head coach/general manager Mike Reagan confirmed the 19-year-old blueliner is headed south of the 49th parallel to continue his hockey career.

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Former Klipper at home in Alberta

DragonsFormer Kindersley Klippers defenceman Troy Gedny is back at home in Alberta and ready to make an impact for the AJHL’s Drumheller Dragons.

Gedny was traded Oct. 2 from Kindersley to the AJHL’s Bonnyville Pontiacs in exchange for forward Marc Dubeau. From there, the Pontiacs turned around and immediately flipped Gedny to the Dragons.

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