Vernon, BC: The Vernon Vipers are pleased to announce that Luke Pakulak has committed to Clarkson University and will be returning to Vernon for his final year of junior hockey.
"Luke is a veteran presence who plays the game hard and will be a valuable member of our leadership group next season," says Head Coach and GM of the Vipers Jason McKee. "We are thrilled for his commitment to Clarkson and look forward to continue with his development here in Vernon."
Pakulak, from Surrey, had a career high 17 goals and 23 assists last season. He has suited up for 112 games in a Vipers uniform including his rookie campaign in the pod season.
"I'm very excited to be returning to Vernon for my final year," says Pakulak. "We have a great fan base here and I wouldn't choose any other place to finish my junior career. I'm looking forward to the season and the next chapter of my life when I go to Clarkson University."
Please join us in congratulating Luke on his commitment to Clarkson.