Former Vernon Vipers forward Cole Sanford will be playing in the Salmon Arm Pro-Am Scholarship game Wednesday.
Sanford will be entering his second season at the University of Alberta after a short stint with the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) Colorado Eagles (2016-17).
Sanford was a affiliated player "AP" with the 2011-12 Vipers went pointless in eight games before moving on to the Western Hockey League. Sanford would spend four seasons with the Medicine Hat Tigers & Regina Pats before signing with the ECHL Colorado Eagles.
Cole Sanford's Player Profile:
This was posted on the Silverbacks website:
Pro-Am Game Tix On Sale
July 13, 2017
by sa silverbacks
SALMON ARM July 13th, 2017 – The Salmon Arm Silverbacks are proud to once again support the upcoming Pro-Am Scholarship game put on by the Salmon Arm Elite hockey School on August 9th, 2017 at Shaw Centre. This will give hockey fans the chance to meet and watch some high level players showcasing their skills in a fun filled evening at the rink. Ticket are just $7.00 and can be purchased at the Silverbacks ticket booth. Here is a list of confirmed players for the game:
Riley Nash- Boston Bruins
Curtis Lazar- Calgary Flames
Tyler Shattock- Europe
Riley Spraggs- Spjhl
Kodi Schwarz- Del 2
Cole Sanford- University of Alberta
Lucas Nickles- University of Alberta
Brett Jewell- Yale University
Parker Bowles- University of Calgary
Jordan Burns- University of Saskatchewan
Cain Franson- University of Calgary
Marcus Mitchell- Sa silverbacks/ Michigan Tech
Akito Hirose- Sa silverbacks
Tristan Crozier- Nanaimo Clippers
Max Crozier- Nanaimo Clippers
Sam MacBean- Grand Prairie Storm
Mitchell Brown- Tri Cities whl
Colton Thibault- Sa silverbacks Alumni
Nick Unruh- Sa silverbacks
Hope to see you there and remember to bring a friend!