The Blackfalds Bulldogs are pleased to announce the signing of 2006-born forward, Shane Purves, to a letter of intent for the 2024-25 season.
The North Vancouver, British Columbia product plays for the North Shore Warriors U18 Prep team in the Canadian Sport School Hockey League (CSSHL).
Purves stands at 6’2” and weighs 185 pounds.
Bulldogs’ Director of Hockey Operations, Al Parada, said “Shane is an elite forward who will bring size and skill to the Bulldogs next season. Shane has elite skating ability and a high hockey IQ. Bulldogs fans should be excited about this young prospect for next season.”
“I look forward to watching Shane’s development the rest of this season and seeing him in a Bulldogs jersey next year,” continued Parada.
Purves currently has 28 goals and 28 assists in 26 games with the North Shore Warriors this season.
“I would like to say thank you to the Blackfalds Bulldogs for this incredible opportunity to play for the organization. I look forward to putting on the Bulldogs jersey and joining the Blackfalds community this upcoming season,” said Purves.
The entire Bulldogs organization would like to welcome Shane and his family to Blackfalds!