Danbury Hat Tricks Sign First Players
When the Danbury Hat Tricks kick off their inaugural 2019-2020 season at the Danbury Ice Arena in the fall, we now know there will be at least two players on the ice.
The Danbury Hat Tricks, who are part of the Federal Prospects Hockey League (FPHL), have just signed their first two players. Head Coach/General Manager, Bill McCreary has announced that Defenseman Kruz Listmayer and Goaltender Jordan Brant have both signed agreements to come to the Hat City.
Kruz Listmayer is from Winnipeg, Manitoba. He played in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League for the Neepawa Natives from 2013-2018. Kruz dressed for 130 games, totaling 3 goals, 22 assists, and 220 PIMs. Listmayer was also a 2012 Draft Pick of the Swift Current Broncos of the Western Hockey League.
Coach McCreary said “Kruz is a player who the city of Danbury will really enjoy. He is a big, strong, defenseman who will be difficult to play against all over the ice. He has a high hockey IQ paired with an unrivaled compete level and he has the ability to bring many dimensions to our lineup, along with adding a physical presence that will not go unnoticed.”
The other player just signed is Goaltender Jordan Brant. Jordon comes to the Hat Tricks following his collegiate career with both Norwich University & Portage College. Brant is from Edmonton, Alberta and played 12 games in the 2016-17 season for the Springfield Jr. Blues in the North American Hockey League (NAHL). For the Blues, Brant posted a 2.93 GAA and a .924 save %.
On the Brant signing, head coach McCreary added, “Jordan comes highly recommended after posting significant numbers in the SJHL & NAHL. Jordan will have every opportunity to be a presence in net for us. He is a big kid, who moves well and competes for every puck. We are excited to see what sort of stability he can bring to our club."
The Danbury Hat Tricks 2019 season starts in October and season tickets are currently on-sale at $290, which includes a lifetime rate, complimentary parking, and a food credit for your first hot dog & beverage.
For further information on the team, check out www.danburyhattricks.com or call the team office at 203-794-1704.