Victoria, BC – The Victoria Royals are pleased to
announce that the club has acquired 1996-born defenceman Jake Kohlhauser
(coal-how-zer) from the Vancouver Giants in exchange for a conditional
Kohlhauser joins the Royals after starting the 2013-14 season with
the Giants. The 6-0, 185 rearguard suited up for the St. Albert Raiders
Midget AAA squad last year where he registered five points (1g-4a) in 29
games of regular season play. In the post-season, Kohlhauser notched
three points (1g-2a) in four games for the Raiders.
Drafted by Vancouver in the second round, 30th overall, of the 2011
WHL Bantam Draft, Kohlhauser spent the 2011-12 season with the St.
Albert Flyers Minor Midget AAA team. The St. Albert,AB native recorded
18 points (4g-14a) through 35 games with the Flyers.
Kohlhauser dressed for the St. Albert Sabres in his 2010-11 bantam
hockey season where he posted 11 points (4g-7a) in 33 games played.
Kohlhauser was also named the captain of the Northwest Sharks at the
2011 Alberta Cup in which the defenceman put up a goal and an assist
through five games of tournament play.
(Nathan can be reached at email@example.com)
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