GREYS ANNOUNCE AFFILIATION AGREEMENT
OWEN SOUND, ON- The Owen Sound Greys (GOJHL) and Hanover Barons (WJCHL) have entered into an Affiliation Agreement for the 2011-12 season.
“Our two teams each have a storied history and share a common goal of solidifying an exceptional level of competitiveness for our players, our fans and our communities” says Greys Asst. GM, Steve McIver. “We are entering an amazing time for Greys Hockey and I’m glad Hanover will be part of it. With our many hockey enthusiasts and community leaders stepping up to support the Greys Organization, 2011 is going to be an exciting year!”
Hanover’s General Manager, Brad Watson is equally optimistic stating “The Barons are extremely excited with this Affiliation with the Owen Sound Greys.
We’re looking forward to the opportunity for our players to practice & play at a Junior B level and further develop their skills with the Greys which will only make our club stronger”
The Affiliation also gets full support from Greys Head Coach Randy Gibbons & Baron’s Head Coach Eric Hopkins. Each agree this will assist in efforts to create a renewed identity for both clubs within Grey & Bruce.