Ex-Bruin trading skates for a whistle

Former Chilliwack Bruin David Robinson will be behind the BCHL Vernon Vipers bench this fall.

A former Chilliwack Bruin has moved into the BCHL coaching ranks, joining the staff of the Vernon Vipers.

David Robinson played for the Western Hockey League Bruins from 2007-10 before going back to his hometown Vipers. He helped them win the 2010 RBC Cup, and captained the 2011 team that advanced to the RBC Cup before losing to Pembroke in the final.

Robinson spent last season playing CIS hockey at the University of Calgary.

Vernon’s head coach is Jason Williamson.