FORT FRANCES LAKERS JR. A HOCKEY CLUB
Release date: Thursday, June 29, 2017
Photo credit: Clint Bruyere
Fort Frances re-signs forward Cody Merritt for 2017-18
FORT FRANCES, Ont. – The Fort Frances Lakers of the Superior International Junior Hockey League has announced the re-signing of forward Cody Merritt for the upcoming 2017-18 season.
The 19-year-old Winnipeg, Man., product saw action in 37 games with Fort Frances in his rookie campaign of 2016-17 where he tallied five times and added two assists.
“Cody is a player who works extremely hard to make himself better, both on and off the ice,” stated Lakers’ head coach and general manager Wayne Strachan.
“We will look to expand Cody’s role this season on our team and hope he comes back hungry to build off his first season of Jr. A hockey,” added Strachan.
“It’s good to see Cody back in a Lakers uniform.”
For more information on the Fort Frances Lakers, visit the club’s website at fortfranceslakers.com or on social media at twitter.com/FF_Lakers.