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COMMITMENT – UCONN Commit Smith Signs With The Smoke Eaters

For Immediate Release

Trail, British Columbia (August 8th, 2022) – The Smoke Eaters are excited to add University of Connecticut committed defenceman Braydan Smith (05) for the upcoming season.

Playing with the Saskatoon Contacts U18 AAA team of the Saskatchewan Midget AAA Hockey League (SMAAAHL), the 6’3, right shot defenceman put up 23 points in 37 games this past year. Smith was also an assistant captain with the Contacts and after an impressive season earned himself a commitment to the University of Connecticut.

“I’ve seen all the good players that have come through Trail in the last few years and I think it’s going to be a great place for me to develop! I’m looking forward to playing my game and helping the team win in every way I can” – Braydan Smith

“Brady is a strong skating puck moving dman with a very high ceiling. The University of Connecticut commit produced offensively at the U18 AAA level last season and we are excited to have him join the program.” – GM & HC Tim Fragle

The Smoke Eaters are excited to welcome Braydan Smith and the Smith family to the Smoke Eaters and the City of Trail.