Vernon, BC: The Vernon Vipers are pleased to announce the signing of 20 year old forward Ryley Appelt.
Ryley spent the last 3 seasons with the Kamloops Blazers, including being an assistant captain last season.
“Ryley is a big, strong, intelligent player who can make an impact in all zones,” says Head Coach and GM of the Vipers Jason McKee. “He has a veteran presence that will no doubt resonate with our group.
Appelt, from Edmonton, tallied 14 goals over 3 seasons which saw him suit up for 160 games with Kamloops.
“I’m excited for this new chapter in my hockey career,” says Appelt. “The Vipers are a very reputable organization that I’m thrilled to bring my skill set to.
He goes on to say that its a new chapter in his career and that he’s looking forward to getting started.
Please welcome Ryley and his family to the Vipers organization.
Photo Credit – Allen Douglas