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Powell River Kings swap defenders with Prince George

BC Hockey League club acquires Zach Gabruch in trade with Spruce Kings
Zach Gabruch is the latest addition to Powell River Kings’ 2021/2022 roster.

Powell River Kings have announced the acquisition of defender Zach Gabruch via trade with Prince George Spruce Kings.

Gabruch scored once and also had an assist while suiting up in 16 games for the Spruce Kings during the 2020/2021 BC Hockey League (BCHL) season. He spent the previous season with Salmon Arm, where he recorded six points in 56 games.

Before his stints in the BCHL, Gabruch tallied 30 points in two Saskatchewan Male U18 AAA Hockey League seasons (81 games) with Saskatoon Blazers.

Gabruch stands six-feet, five inches and weighs 210 pounds. He was born in 2001.

In exchange for Gabruch, Powell River sent 2002-born defender Ian Kern to Prince George.

Gabruch joins Casey Aman, Sam Belanger, Aaron Neal and Anthony Lucarelli as new commitments for the upcoming BCHL season.