Mitch Skapski named Captain for the 2016-2017 season.
SALMON ARM, May 24, 2016 — Salmon Arm Silverbacks today announced the team has appointed 20 year old Abbotsford, BC native Mitch Skapski as the captain for the upcoming season.
“Mitch made an immediate impact on our group last season after he was acquired from the Chilliwack Chiefs at the trade deadline”, Stated Head Coach Brandon West. He is a leader on and off the ice and there is no doubt he will lead by example.
Mitch is a mature young man and comes from a great family; we know he is as excited as we are about him leading our team this season.
The Silverbacks are currently conducting there USA Spring Camps in Denver, CO & Simi Valley, CA and will be attending the BCHL AGM June 2nd thru the 4th in Richmond, BC.
For more information please contact the Silverbacks Hockey Office at 250-832-3856