By: Grant Trayner – Sunday, December 16th, 2018
(Photo Jace Pitawanakwat #17 Black battles with two Rayside-Balfour Canadians players)
ESPANOLA, ON – The Espanola Express are proud to announce that Defenceman and fan favourite Jace Pitawanakwat has returned to the Express lineup.
Last season the Torontonian had two goals, three assists in 52 games played with the Express last season. Pitawanakwat will add size to the back end standing at 6’4 and weighing 215 lbs. In his season debut the Express defeated the Rayside-Balfour Canadians by a score of 8-3. Jace had one minor penalty in the contest.
Express fan can catch Pitawankwat in action next on Friday, December 21st when the Soo Thunderbirds make an appearence at the Espanola Recreation Centre. Puck drop is set or 7:30 pm and fans are encouraged to wear an ugly Christmas sweater to get a ballot to enter our fan of the game!