Kennewick, WA – Tri-City Americans Governor/General Manager Bob Tory announced today that the team has signed 16-year-old prospect Jordan Topping to a standard WHL Players Contract.
a 5’11 170-pound left wing from Salt Spring Island, British Columbia,
spent last season with North Island Silvertips of the British Columbia
Major Midget League, appearing in 40 games and registering 8 goals, 17
points and 26 penalty minutes. Originally drafted by Tri-City in the
8th round (175th overall) of the 2012 Bantam Draft, Topping becomes the
7th member of the Americans’ 2012 Draft class to sign with the club.
Jordan has no relation to current Americans’ captain, Mitch Topping.
had had a tremendous training camp after a strong Midget season last
year,” explained Tory. “We are excited about his future with our hockey
(Nathan can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)