Prince Albert, SK – The Prince Albert Raiders made two roster moves on Wednesday.
The Raiders re-assigned 1999-born forward Evgeni Astrouski and 2000-born defenceman Lane Kirk to their respective Junior A clubs.
Astrouski will play in the AJHL with the Drumheller Dragons. He appeared in one game with the Raiders this season, drawing into last week’s 2-0 loss to the Saskatoon Blades. Astrouski was picked in the 10th round of the 2015 WHL Bantam Draft.
Kirk has been assigned to the MJHL’s Swan Valley Stampeders. The Swan River product played in three games with the Raiders this season. He picked up an assist and held a plus-two rating. Kirk was drafted in the fifth round of the 2015 WHL Bantam Draft.
The Raiders play a home-and-home series with the Brandon Wheat Kings this weekend. The Wheat Kings come to the Art Hauser Centre in the second leg of series on Saturday night.
Saturday is also Pink In The Rink Night at the Art Hauser Centre. The Raiders will donate $1 from every walk-up ticket sold at the box office or online to Victoria Hospital. In addition, Hair Revolution will be cutting hair in the Johnny Bower Lobby. Adult cuts are $10, while kids are $5. Plus, they will be giving pink highlights for $3. Finally, Raiders captain Tim Vanstone will shave his head following the game if the fans raise $2,500.
For tickets, visit the Raider Office, call 306-764-5348 or click here.