Vancouver Giants General Manager Barclay Parneta announced today that the Giants have signed 2003-born defenceman Brenden Pentecost (Surrey, B.C.) to a Standard WHL Player Agreement.
GIANTS INK BRENDEN PENTECOST
Pentecost checks in a 6’1” and 161-pounds. He was drafted by the Giants in the sixth-round of the 2018 WHL Bantam Draft. Last season he appeared in 24 games with the Delta Hockey Academy Elite 15s. He scored five goals along with seven assists for 12 points. Additionally he recorded four penalty minutes in four playoff games. His Elite Prospects bio can be found here.
“Brenden is a reliable, two-way defenceman that can help you win in a lot of ways,” said Giants GM Barclay Parneta. “He brings even more depth to a position of strength for us and we’re excited to watch his development continue.”
Pentecost is the fifth 2018 draftee to sign. The others include: Forwards Zack Ostapchuk and Justin Lies, goaltender Drew Sim and defenceman Nicco Camazzola.
The Giants are thrilled to welcome Brenden Pentecost and his family to their organization.