The Regina Pats Hockey Club is pleased to announce they have signed 16-year-old forward Sloan Stanick, 17-year-old forward Josh Paulhus, 16-year-old defencemen Daylan Weigel and Parker Berge as well as 15-year-old defenceman Jacob Dewitt to Standard WHL Player Agreements, presented by Signpatico.
Stanick was acquired by the Pats from the Everett Silvertips in January of this year, the trade that sent Robbie Holmes to the Silvertips. Stanick was originally a seventh-round pick, 145th overall, in 2018.
“Sloan is an exciting young player,” said Pats VP of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Paddock. “He showed us a lot over the summer and in training camp and look forward to his contributions to our team.”
Stanick (5’11, 162) from Rapid City, Manitoba, played the 2018-19 season with the Yellowhead Chiefs of the MMHL. He scored 21 goals and had 41 points in 58 games.
Paulhus, from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, was listed by the Pats during the 2018-19 season.
“We are happy to add Josh to our group,” said Pats VP of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Paddock. “He has made some big strides and we are glad he has committed to our team and the WHL.”
Paulhus (5’9, 180), was a member of the Saskatoon Contacts of the SMHL in 2018-19. He put up 22 goals and 27 assists for 49 points and 70 penalty minutes in 44 games. He was the Contacts MVP and Top Scorer for the season.
Weigel, from Warman, Saskatchewan was drafted by the Pats in the sixth round, 130th overall in the 2018 WHL Bantam Draft.
“Daylan choosing Regina is really exciting,” said Pats VP of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Paddock. “He has impressed since we drafted him in 2018 and we look forward to him contributing to our club.”
Weigel (5’9, 152), played with the Beardy’s Blackhawks of the SMHL last season, putting up four goals and 11 points in 41 games.
A product of Edmonton, Alberta, Berge was drafted by the Pats in the eighth round, 157th overall, in the 2018 WHL Bantam Draft.
“We are excited to get Parker signed,” said Pats VP of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Paddock. “His hard work has paid off over the last year and we look forward to him being part of our team.”
Berge (5’11, 169), played the 2018-19 season with the CAC Canadians of the AMMHL, scoring six goals and 14 points in 31 games. He added four goals and six points in three playoff game with the Canadians.
A product of Sicamous, B.C. Dewitt was picked in the ninth round, 186th overall in the 2019 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft.
“Jacob is a promising young player,” said Pats VP of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Paddock. “We are happy to have him commit to our program and the WHL.”
Dewitt (6’3, 174), was a member of the Okanagan Hockey Academy of the CSSBHL last year. He put up one goal and 13 assists in 28 games.
The Pats will kick off their 2019 pre-season schedule tonight in Moose Jaw against the Warriors at 7 p.m. The first home game of the pre-season will be Friday against the Saskatoon Blades at 7 p.m. at the Brandt Centre.
Season tickets for the Pats 2019-20 season are now available at reginapats.com! Check out the new 34 Game Flex Packs and Split Season Ticket options as well.