Thunderbirds Announce Inaugural 21-Man RosterNov 25, 2019
Halifax, Nova Scotia - The Halifax Thunderbirds announced today the team’s 21-man roster and practice squad for the 2019-20 season. The roster is highlighted by veteran leadership and an athletic, young core.
“We had a really tough and competitive camp, ending with an amazing experience at the Scotiabank Centre on Friday night,” said Head Coach Mike Accursi. “There were lots of tough decisions, but we feel the mix of guys on our roster will provide us with the best chance to win game in and game out.”
2019-20 Halifax Thunderbirds
Forwards (9): Ryan Benesch, Chris Boushy, Mike Burke, Eric Fannell, Kyle Jackson, Cody Jamieson, Stephen Keogh, Clarke Petterson, Austin Shanks
Transition (2): Colton Armstrong, Brad Gillies
Defensemen (8): James Barclay, Cory Becker, Scott Campbell, Graeme Hossack, Luc Magnan, Nonkon Thompson, Trevor Smyth, Jake Withers
Goaltenders (2): Peter Dubenski, Warren Hill
Practice Roster (4):
Johnny Jimerson, Brandon Robinson, Clay Scanlon, Chet Koneczny
Injured Reserve (1):
Luke Van Schepen
The Halifax Thunderbirds will officially bring professional lacrosse to the city of Halifax during the Home Opener on Saturday, December 7 at Scotiabank Centre. To purchase season tickets visit HalifaxThunderbirds.com, for individual game tickets visit ticketatlantic.com or your nearest Ticket Atlantic location. To reach the Halifax Thunderbirds Lacrosse team call or text 902 334 2333.