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Roughnecks Sign Three 2018 NLL Draft Picks

October 5, 2018 - National Lacrosse League (NLL) - Calgary Roughnecks News Release

Calgary, AB - The Calgary Roughnecks Lacrosse Club has signed three of the eight players selected in the 2018 National Lacrosse League Entry Draft including two first round selections.

Shane Simpson, has signed a one-year contract while Reece Callies and Sean Tyrrell have both agreed to two-year contracts.

SIGNED CALGARY ROUGHNECKS 2018 DRAFT PICKS

SHANE SIMPSON, Defence

HOMETOWN: Hamilton, ON DOB: July 18, 1994 SHOOTS: Right

HEIGHT: 6'2" WEIGHT: 170 lbs.

2018 NLL DRAFT: First round, sixth overall

2018 TEAM: Six Nations Chiefs (MSL)

Reece callies, Transition

HOMETOWN: Langley, BC DOB: July 27, 1995 SHOOTS: Right

HEIGHT: 6'7" WEIGHT: 240 lbs.

2018 NLL DRAFT: First round, 13th overall

2018 TEAM: Langley Thunder (WLA)

SEAN TYRRELL, Forward

HOMETOWN: Calgary, AB DOB: Dec. 14, 1995 SHOOTS: Right

HEIGHT: 5'7" WEIGHT: 170 lbs.

2018 NLL DRAFT: Fifth round, 56th overall

2018 TEAM: New Westminster Salmonbellies (WLA)

Roughnecks 2018-19 season tickets are now available for as low as $31/seat for adults and $23/seat for children and students (excludes applicable fees). Visit Ticketmaster or the Scotiabank Saddledome box office to join the Rough House party. Fans can also secure a seat online at CalgaryRoughnecks.com or by calling 1-855-985-5000.


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