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Local Player Signs with Winnipeg ICE

December 10, 2019 - Western Hockey League (WHL) - Winnipeg Ice News Release

Winnipeg, MB - The Winnipeg ICE Hockey Club announced on Tuesday that they have signed 2003-born forward Rhys Raeside to a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement.

Raeside, from Winnipeg, MB currently plays for the Winnipeg Blues of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League. Raeside has scored 14 goals and added 15 assists for a total of 29 points in 30 games this season. The 6'2 200lbs forward attended Winnipeg ICE Training Camp earlier this year at which time he was added to the 50 man protected list.

"Rhys has taken some really good steps this year in his development working closely with Gord Burnett and the Winnipeg Blues organization." said Jake Heisinger, Director of Scouting and Hockey Operations. "He has earned an opportunity with the Winnipeg ICE."

Prior to this season, Rhys played for the Dakota Collegiate Lancers in the CAHS in 2018-19 where he scored nine goals and 12 assists for 21 points in 21 games.

Family of four packs (2 adult and 2 youth tickets) are available to any Winnipeg ICE home game. If you purchase a family of four pack HERE, each ticket receives one free popcorn and one free drink! Birthday packages are also available HERE and each ticket to the birthday package receives one free popcorn and one free drink!

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