The Lethbridge Hurricanes Hockey Club announced Friday that the club has acquired 1999-born
defenseman Ty Prefontaine from the Calgary Hitmen in
exchange for a seventh round draft pick in the 2017 Western Hockey League
Prefontaine, 17, was originally a draft pick of the Prince
Albert Raiders in the fifth round (95th overall) in the 2014 Bantam Draft.
The Saskatoon, Saskatchewan product has appeared in 11 WHL games, three with the
Raiders and eight with the Hitmen, collecting one assist and four penalty
The left-handed 6’2”, 189 pound Prefontaine is expected to be in the
line-up tonight as the Hurricanes host the Prince George Cougars at 7:00 pm.
(From Lethbridge Hurricanes)