The Wenatchee Wild, who this weekend open their fourth season in the British Columbia Hockey League, have announced their team captains for 2018-19. The BCHL begins league play Friday, Sept. 7.
The honor of wearing the “C” as team captain goes to third year forward Lucas Sowder. The Trinity, FL native is committed to play Division I hockey at Minnesota State – Mankato next season. The assistant, or alternate captains are third year defenseman Jacob Modry who hails from El Segundo, CA; third year defenseman Chad Sasaki from Cypress, CA who is committed to Colorado College; and second year forward and Los Angeles native Murphy Stratton, who has committed to play his college hockey at the University of North Dakota.
Wenatchee opens the regular season with their first eleven games on the road, beginning this Friday Sept. 7 at the Vernon Vipers. The Wild Home Opener will be Friday October 12 against the Nanaimo Clippers, and will feature the unveiling of the Championship Banners, a Ring Ceremony, and more.