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Player numbers and Captain & Alternates confirmed

posted 2 Sep 2017, 02:55 by john slater

With the Bracknell Bees squad now complete and the season getting underway today we are pleased to confirm and announce the squad numbers that the players will wear this coming NIHL1 South season.   We are also pleased to announce the Captain and Alternates that Head Coach Scott Spearing has selected for the upcoming season.

The majority of the returning players to the squad for this season have elected to keep their same squad numbers and are:

10 James Galazzi
13 Shaun Thompson
16 Matt Foord
25 Josh Tetlow
28 Alex Mettam (N/M)
44 Scott Spearing
57 Danny Ingoldsby
67 Alex Barker

One returning player has opted to change number and is:

65 Harvey Stead

The new additions to the Bees line-up have selected the squad numbers as below:

4 Luke Jackson
11 Callum Best
17 Jan Bendik
19 Tom Avery
21 George Norcliffe
42 Danny Milton (N/M)
61 Jared Lane
83 Frantisek Bakrlik
88 Josh Martin
92 Steve Osman

The team will this season be wearing jerseys designed by our partner Cassio Designs and produced for us by Jersey53, the final designs can be seen HERE

Don't forget that there is still time to take part in the Bracknell Bees 2017/18 Own & Loan jersey scheme where you can be the proud owner of a 2017/17 Bracknell Bees Game Worn Jersey.  Full details on the scheme are available HERE

Head Coach Scott Spearing is also pleased to announce that he has selected Matt Foord to continue as Captain of the team for the 2017-18 season, a role that the experienced thirty-five year old has held for four seasons already following three seasons as an Alternate.

This seasons Alternate Captains have also been announced by the Head Coach today and we are pleased to confirm that James Galazzi will continue into a third year as an Alternate for the Bees and will be joined by Jan Bendik, who was an Alternate for the Bees in 2015-16 before a year away in Germany ahead of his return this season.