The Wilkes Barre/Scranton Knights and The North American Hockey League are pleased to announce that forward Tanner Bennett has committed to The University of Wisconsin River Falls for the 2016-2017 season.
"We are extremely happy for Tanner and very proud of what he has accomplished during his time with the Knights. Tanner was with us from the start and a big part of helping us get our season get on track. He has competed very hard all season long game in and game out. He has been a great teammate and leader during his time here and a big part in helping launch our inaugural season. Tanner will always be a part of the Knight's family and we wish him all the best in Wisconsin." noted Director of Hockey Operations, Kerry Huffman.
"I would like to thank the WIlkes Barre/Scranton Knights ownership and coaching staff. I also want to thank my family for their never ending support. Finally I would like to thank all my teammates for helping me get to this position. I am thankful for my time spent playing junior hockey and look forward to joining such a rich tradition at Wisconsin River Falls." added Tanner.
Congratulations Tanner. Well earned!