Vernon, BC: The Vernon Vipers are pleased to announce the commitment of Luke Ashton (05) for the 2021-2022 season.
"Luke is a big spatial defenceman that moves very well for his size and age," says Head Coach and GM of the Vipers Jason McKee. "He's a young player who has a big window to develop his overall game. He gives us a dimension with our group on the backend that we look forward to adding for next season."
The North Vancouver, BC product has spent the last few seasons at the Burnaby Winter Club on the U15 Varsity and U16 Prep Teams. He suited up for 4 games this season with the U18 Prep Team.
"I am thrilled to be a part of a team, organization and community that is passionate about hockey and has a rich history in the BCHL," says Ashton. "I look forward to contributing to the future success of the Venron Vipers and can't wait to get started."
Ashton is listed as 6'4 and 216 pounds.
Please join us in welcoming Luke and his family to the Vipers!