Soo Greyhounds General Manager Kyle Raftis has announced the club completed a pair of deals prior to the OHL’s 12 noon deadline.
In the first deal the Hounds sent RW KEIGAN GOETZ to the Barrie Colts in exchange of a 2nd Round Pick in the 2021 OHL Priority Selection and a 6th Round Pick in 2016.
Goetz, originally a Free Agent signing in November 2013 is currently amidst his third season in the OHL. In 111 games with the Hounds, the New Hamburg ON product has 15 goals and 19 assists, good for 34 points.
The second deal saw the Hounds acquire the rights to Sault Ste. Marie native FRANKIE PUCCI from the Erie Otters in exchange for a 10th Round Selection in 2017.
Pucci, originally selected in the 12th Round of the 2013 OHL Priority Selection, has spent the 2015-16 season with the Niagara Falls Canucks of the GOJHL where he has 16 goals and 29 assists (45 points) in 26 games played.
Last year he tallied 42 points in 46 games for the same Canucks before adding 5 points in 4 post-season contests.
D.O.B: January 18, 1997
Hometown: Sault Ste. Marie, ON
Weight: 150 lbs