Lethbridge, AB – The Lethbridge Hurricanes Hockey Club announced Wednesday that the club has re-assigned 2000-born forward Shawn Harke to the Lloydminster Bobcats of the Alberta Junior Hockey League.
Harke, 17, was originally drafted by the Hurricanes in the seventh round (134th overall) in the 2015 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft. The product of Leduc, Alberta skated in 23 games this season collecting one goal along with 13 penalty minutes and a minus-2 rating. He has skated in 24 career games with the Hurricanes.
The Hurricanes now sit with a total of 21 players on their roster, including: 13 forwards (Ross, Zudilov, Bellerive, Cox, Morrison, Elmer, Stafford, Joseph, Cozens, Franklin, Blocker, Barlage and Jeri-Leon), six defenseman (Addison, Stanley, Olson, Prefontaine, Merezhko and Wilson) and two goaltenders (Klassen and Flodell).
The Hurricanes return to action Friday when they travel to Red Deer to face the Rebels before welcoming the Kootenay Ice to the ENMAX Centre on Saturday. Tickets for the game can be purchased online, by calling 403-329-SEAT (7328) or by visiting the ENMAX Centre Ticket Centre.