Drumheller, AB: The Drumheller Dragons are thrilled to announce that Blake Benson (2001-F) has signed a Letter of Intent for the 2020/2021 season! Benson is from Centennial, Colorado, and will be the third Colorado native to join the Dragons! Blake played 2015-2018 with the Littleton Hawks (CSDHL) & the Cherry Creek High (USHS-CO) programs. He spent the 19’/20’ season with the Colorado Thunderbirds 18U AAA club (Tier 1 Elite Hockey League) registering 30G - 33A- 63pts in 62 GP and finished with a +49 rating. He will join Thunderbirds teammate Jack Whitmore in Drumheller next season.
"Blake is a very explosive player who plays both ends of the ice. His speed is exceptional and he continues to show his touch around the net. I know Blake's work ethic, skill and hockey IQ will continue to help him develop at the next level. Congratulations, Blake!" ~ Kelly Hollingshead, Head Coach 18U AAA Colorado Thunderbirds*From tbirdhockey.org
The entire Drumheller Dragons organization is excited to welcome Blake and the Benson family to our program!