Cranbrook, BC (Feb 13, 2020) – The Cranbrook Bucks (BCHL) are happy to announce that they have committed to Rhys Bentham for the 2020-2021 season.
Bentham has 11 points in 31 games as the captain of the Calgary Royals of the AMHL. The 17-year-old is in his second season with the Royals and has also suited up for 3 games with the Okotoks Oilers this season.
“Rhys is a very intelligent and mobile defensemen who brings a lot to the table. His leadership and character fit the mould of our vision for this team.” Said Owner and President Nathan Lieuwen.
Bentham joins fellow defensemen Owen Forfellow and forward Noah Leibl as the 3 players currently on the Buck’s roster for their inaugural season.