Bathurst, NB, Monday, August 29th, 2016 – Following their third pre-season game, the Acadie-Bathurst Titan trimmed their roster by eight.
Indeed, the following players were released:
- Emanuel Aucoin (1997-06-24)
- Antonio De Luca (2000-03-16)
- Keegan Gauthier (1999-03-30)
- Alexandre Jacob (1997-02-20)
- Ty Power (1998-02-04)
- Nicholas Romero (1998-01-26)
- Francis Thibeault (1998-07-01)
- Evan White (1999-09-22)
The Titan want to wish all players the best of luck on their upcoming season.
The almost final line-up
Twenty-five players are still with the team. Please note that the defense and forward positions are settled, but a final decision must still be made in regards to goaltenders.
To this effect, here is the complete list:
Goaltenders: Reilly Pickard (1998-08-22), Tanner Somers (1998-05-13) and Danil Timchenko (1998-06-09)
Defensemen: Félix Boivin (1998-03-11), Luc Deschênes (1997-05-02), Olivier Desjardins (1997-05-31), Noah Dobson (2000-01-07), Nicolas Dumulong (1996-03-21), Elijah Francis (1998-03-05), Igor Galygin (1999-06-26) and Jérôme Gravel (1999-08-27)
Forwards: Kynan Berger (1999-03-01), Christophe Boivin (1996-02-13), Jonathan Bourcier (1996-11-17), Aaron Brisebois (1998-09-28), Vladimir Kuznetsov (1998-02-18), Samuel L’Italien (1998-04-13), William Lemay-Champagne (1999-06-23), Jordan Maher (1998-03-11), Daniil Miromanov (1997-07-11), Antoine Morand (1999-02-18), Cole Rafuse (1999-01-05), Daniil Sokolka (1999-01-23), Dawson Theede (1997-04-15) and Jeffrey Viel (1997-01-28)
Back in Campbellton
The Titan will be back in action with a home-at-home series against the Rimouski Oceanic. Indeed, Mario Pouliot’s squad will travel to Rimouski on Friday, September 9th before playing host to the Oceanic the very next night.
However, the game on Saturday, September 10th will be a special one, as the game will be played in Campbellton.
Opening night will be on Friday, September 30th at 7pm, as the Titan take on the Charlottetown Islanders at the K.C. Irving Regional Centre.
Tickets are available at the K.C. Irving Regional Centre Box Office, by phone at 549-3200 or 1-877-549-3200 or online at admission.com