Brandon, MB. -- The Brandon Wheat Kings have unveiled plans for this weekend's 2013 Spring Prospects Camp, to be held Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Westman Communications Group Place.
Over thirty players are expected to attend the camp, including Bantam draft picks and non-roster prospects.
Among those that will be attending their first ever Wheat Kings' Camp will be center Nolan Patrick (Winnipeg), defenceman Kyle Clague (Lloydminster) and center Tanner Kaspick (Brandon), who were the Wheat Kings top three selections in this year's Western Hockey League Bantam Draft.
Patrick, Clague and Kaspick were chosen 4th, 6th and 25th overall. Of the twelve players chosen by the Wheat Kings in this year's draft, eight are Manitobans.
All weekend sessions will be open to the public and the Camp, which will be under the direction of Wheat Kings' Head Coach Dwayne Gylywoychuk, will conclude on Sunday morning with a special Prospects Intrasquad Game.
Following is the tentaive schedule for the weekend:
2013 PROSPECTS CAMP SCHEDULE
Friday, May 24th
2:00 p.m. Registration
3:30 p.m. Goalie Session
4:00 p.m. Practice
5:15 p.m. Practice
Saturday, May 25th
8:00 a.m. Practice
9:00 a.m. Practice
11:00 a.m. Goalie Session
Sunday, May 26th
10:00 – 12:00 p.m. Black vs. White Intra-squad Game
Western Manitoba hockey fans can stay up to date on this weekend's camp online at www.wheatkings.com or through Facebook and Twitter.
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