Warriors & Royals team up for Monday deal
Moose Jaw Warriors General Manager Alan Millar has announced the acquisition of 18-year-old forward Ryan Peckford and a 4th round pick in 2018 from the Victoria Royals in exchange for 19-year-old forward Noah Gregor and an 8th round pick in 2018.
Peckford, 6’1”, 197lbs, is from Stony Plain, Alberta and has 13 goals, 14 assists, and 27 points in 33 games this season for the Royals. In 2016-2017 Peckford had 13 goals, 21 assists, and 34 points in 45 games.
Peckford was drafted by the Royals in the 2nd round (31st overall) at the 2014 WHL Bantam Draft. In 140 WHL games he has 34 goals, 38 assists, ad 72 points.
“Noah is an excellent young man and we thank him for his time with the Warriors and wish him the best,” commented General Manager Alan Millar. “We are very excited to add Ryan Peckford to our hockey club. Ryan brings skill, size, and compete to our forward group.”