Vernon, BC: The Vernon Vipers are pleased to announce that Jackson Caller has committed to the UBC Thunderbirds next season.
The Kamloops product put a nice bow on his junior career with one season with the Vipers. He tallied 5 goals and 12 assists in 55 games, plus 3 more assists in 5 games in the playoffs. Caller played big minutes for the group usually against teams top lines. He played big minutes while shorthanded and had some time on the powerplay.
“I’m extremely excited to be continuing my hockey career and education at one of the best Universities in Canada,” says Caller.
Caller says there were many factors in choosing UBC. “It has the business school that I like, but also they’ve got a great hockey program.”
UBC had a phenomenal season last year as they made it to the nationals.
“I’m really looking forward to helping contribute to more success for the program,” Caller says.
The Vipers would like to congratulate Jackson on the commitment and wish him all the best with UBC.