LAS VEGAS THUNDERBIRDS WELCOME NEW FACES

by Thunderbirds Staff

TBIRDS ADD ANOTHER JR. GOLDEN KNIGHTS PRODUCT IN TERRANA

May 23, 2019 

The Las Vegas Thunderbirds are pleased to announce the signing of Joe Terrana for the 2019-20 WSHL season. Terrana played his prep hockey with the Vegas Jr. Golden Knights posting 45 points in 22 games last season.


Standing 5'8" and 170 lbs. the young Terrana will have time to mature playing with the Thunderbirds.

Coach Hyrsky is excited about having Terrana on the roster saying, "I believe Joes best hockey is in front of him. Playing Junior will bring out the best in him. With his skating ability and the fact he plays with an edge will bring another asset to the Tbirds lineup."

KIEL NANCE SIGNS WITH LAS VEGAS

MAY 22, 2019

The Las Vegas Thunderbirds are pleased to announce the signing of forward Kiel Nance of California. Nance played high school hockey for the Kern County Knights leading his team to a CAHA Division 2B state title in March.

STATS
Right Wing

Kern County Knights
35 games | 39g | 26a | 65 pts

Coach Hyrsky's comments
"Kiel will definitely be an impact player us. He caught the eye of myself and President John Marks with his physical play. When you add in his shooting ability, scoring touch and willingness to sacrifice his body you have a great asset, we look forward to helping Kiel get to the next level. He is one of those players that has been coached well."

THUNDERBIRDS WELCOME J.J. WILLIAMSON

STATS
5'9" | 160 lbs
Forward
Left-Handed
50 games | 24g | 38a

Coach Hyrsky's comments
"JJ comes to us from the National Champion, Las Vegas Junior Knights. JJ's speed, tenacity and work ethic are what caught my eye. He's a character kid that has quite an upside, we look forward to helping JJ develop into a solid two-way player, as well as preparing him for the college level."

Thunderbirds sign bradley stewart

April 24, 2019

STATS
6'2" | 190 lbs
Defenseman
7g | 9a

Coach Hyrsky's comments
"Bradley is a very responsible defenseman, who plays well at both of ends of the ice. As hockey people say 'he plays a 200 foot game.' His skating ability will be a great asset which enables Bradley to play in all situations.. We are fortunate to have Bradley join our team and look forward to his arrival in Las Vegas! At 6 feet 2 inches tall and having good offensive instincts, Bradley has the physical tools to play any style required by the Thunderbirds.