Prince Albert, SK – The Prince Albert Raiders have loaned 2001-born forward Eric Pearce to the SJHL’s Estevan Bruins.
The loan expires on December 20, 2020 as part of the WHL’s temporary transer policy prior to the beginning of the 2020-21 regular season. The policy granted WHL roster players permission to “to contunue their development by playing competitive hockey at the Junior A, Junior B, and Under-18 levels,” according to a release issued by the WHL.”
Pearce, a Regina product, had three goals and a career high five assists in 59 games during the 2019-20 season. In his three seasons with the Raiders, Pearce has 14 goals and 11 assists in 171 games. He played in all 23 games during the Raiders’ run to capturing the 2019 WHL Championship.
The 2020-21 WHL season will begin on Friday, January 8, 2021 as announced by the WHL’s Board of Governors. For more information, click here.