Chiefs forward Spring joins Saints

The latest Chilliwack Chief moving on to the collegiate ranks is forward Michael Spring.

Graduating Chilliwack Chiefs forward Michael Spring has found his next hockey home, signing on with the St. Scholastica Saints for the coming season.

The 20-year-old played 115 games in the BCHL and suited up for all 60 this past season with the Chiefs. He also played a full season in Quesnel and appeared in a handful of games with the Trail Smoke Eaters in 2008 and 2009.

The five-foot-11 and 180 pound Kelowna native notched 16 goals and 26 assists in his junior A career to go along with 83 penalty minutes.

The College of St. Scholastica is an NCAA Division III institution located in Duluth, Minnesota.

With the Saints, Spring will skate alongside BCHL grads Bobby Lipsett, Brett Corcoran, Alex Valenti and Ryne Bodger.