PRINCE GEORGE BC – The Spruce Kings are excited to announce that defenceman Mason Waite (’00) has committed to play NCAA Division 1 Hockey at St. Lawrence University for the 2021-22 season in Canton, NY.
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Waite was acquired by the Spruce Kings via trade in early September and made an immediate impact joining the lineup. The Winnipeg, MB product finished the 2019-20 campaign with 7 goals and 22 assists in 51 games played. Waite also led all Spruce Kings defenders in goals.
“We are very proud of Mason Waite and he is very deserving of this achievement”, says Head Coach Alex Evin. “Since joining our team last Fall, he has worked very hard to improve each and every day both on and off the ice”.
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Waite was also named a Spruce Kings Co defenceman of the year for 2019-20. Waite is entering his final year of junior hockey for the upcoming 2020-21 season.
“It is nice to see him rewarded with the opportunity of playing College Hockey and furthering his education” added Evin.
The Spruce Kings again would like to congratulate Mason on this great accomplishment!
For any further questions, you can contact the Spruce Kings office at 250-564-1747.
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