Tigers Sign Two

Canadian Sport School Hockey League (CSSHL) student-athletes Cash Christie and Zack Nieckar have signed Western Hockey League (WHL) Scholarship and Development Agreements after being selected by the Medicine Hat Tigers at the 2024 WHL Prospects Draft.

A netminder from North Vancouver, BC, Christie was selected in the fourth round, 83rd overall by the Tigers. Christie joined BWC Academy ahead of the 2022/23 U15 season, playing 13 games and going 9-4-0. He would spend the 2023/24 U15 Prep season with St. George’s School, posting a 9-2-0 record, .906SV%, and 2.79GAA in  14 games.

Nieckar was selected in the fifth round, 97th overall by the Tigers. The Sherwood Park, AB defenseman joined OHA Edmonton for the 2022/23 U15 season, recording 9 points in 26 games. This U15 Prep season, Nieckar recorded 16 points in 20 games with OHA Edmonton.