NORTH BAY, Ont. — The North Bay Battalion announced Thursday that the club has signed forward David Campbell and goaltender Christian Cicigoi to standard player’s agreements including education packages.
Campbell, a 17-year-old Callander resident who played last season with the Powassan Voodoos of the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League, at the time the Battalion’s junior A affiliate, was a fourth-round pick from the North Bay Trappers minor midgets in the 2018 OHL Priority Selection. Campbell put up 39 points (16-23–39) over 54 games with the VooDoos last season.
Cicigoi, 18, was a sixth-rounder from his hometown Thunder Bay Kings under-16s in 2017. He too played for Powassan last season, posting a 3.01 goals-against average and .917 save percentage over 28 regular season contests.
The Battalion depart for Kitchener to take part in the Rangers Pre-Season Showcase. The Troops take on the host Rangers on Friday at 7:00pm before returning to action on Saturday at 2:00pm against the Peterborough Petes. They round out the weekend on Sunday, taking on the Saginaw Spirit at 11:00am.
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