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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Wheat Kings select two forwards in U.S. Prospects Draft

The Brandon Wheat Kings selected two forwards (Zach Nehring, Ty Henricks) in today's first ever WHL U.S. Prospects Draft for players born in 2005. The two were teammates this season with Shattuck-St. Mary’s, a prep school in Faribault, Minnesota. Nehring was selected 17th overall in the 1st round, while Henricks was selected 28th overall in the 2nd round. The 2020 WHL…

Former Wheat King named Top Scholastic Achiever, Whitecloud signs extension

Former Brandon Wheat King, Colton Waltz was named the 2019-20 ACAC Men's Hockey Top Scholastic Achiever. Waltz currently is a member of the NAIT Ooks where he is also team captain. He spent several seasons patrolling the blueline for the Wheat Kings before finishing his junior career in Saskatoon with the Blades. Zach Whitecloud agreed to a…

Community Connection: 20 Questions with Zach Whitecloud

Zach signed with the Vegas Golden Knights after finishing his collegiate career in March of 2018. He made his NHL debut later that year (April 5, 2018) against the NHL’s Edmonton Oilers. This season the 6-1, 209 lb defensemen suited in 16 games for the Knights, picking up one assist. The former Brandon AAA Midget Wheat King…

All Star and MVP Returns to Brandon for 2020

The Wheat City Whiskey Jacks received some tremendous news over the weekend. The team is excited to announce that another All Star, fan favorite, and the team’s M.V.P. will return to his spot in the Infield at Andrews Field. CODY KEHL, a sophomore 2nd Baseman from Quincy, Washington has committed to return to the Wheat…

Brandon man places 3rd in 100 mile race held in Arizona

Brandon's Gordon Sokolosky recently competed in the Antelope Canyon Ultra Marathons 100 mile race held in Arizona, placing 3rd overall. Sokolosky finished the race in an amazing 21:46:21:6 which was good enough for 1st overall in his age group (M 35-39). What makes his accomplishment even more impressive is that of the 85 people who started the 100…
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