Drayton Valley Alberta – The Drayton Valley Thunder are pleased to announce they have acquired Jeremy Klessens. Klessens was part of a player for player deal that sends Ethan Green to the Grizzlys.
Jeremy, a 5’11” 1999 born forward from Innisfail, Alberta has played 3 seasons and 161 games with the Olds Grizzlys. He was .6 points a game with the Grizzlys last season scoring 18 Goals and 17 Assists. Prior to joining Olds he put up 66 points in 33 games for the Red Deer Chiefs. Klessens is excited to join the Thunder and looking forward to a break out season with what is shaping up to be a dynamic new team.
“We are very excited to have Jeremy joining our club. He is a leader on and off the ice. He will bring much needed experience to our young line-up and help set the tone for what it takes to have a winning culture in the AJHL” said new Head Coach & General Manager, Eric Thurston “he is a character player that will not only put the puck in the net but will bring intensity and grit to our team”.
Eric Thurston, Head Coach and General Manager
Drayton Valley Thunder