Rocky Mountain 16U forward Krivokrasov signs WHL agreement
October 14, 2016
The Rocky Mountain RoughRiders of the NAPHL are proud to announce that 16U forward Nikita Krivokrasov has signed a Western Hockey League (WHL) Standard Player Agreement with the Prince Albert Raiders.
Krivokrasov from Westminster, Colorado, 16, spent the last three years with the RoughRiders organization playing for the 14U AAA and two seasons with the16U AAA team.
Through the first five games of the 2016-17 NAPHL season, Krivokrasov leads the RoughRiders 16U team in scoring with 8 points.
Krivokrasov started the season off in Prince Albert where he played 2 games with the Raiders. “It was an amazing feeling. Just to put that jersey on for a real game and see how great each player is in the league – I look forward [to what’s to come].” Krivokrasov said.
The Prince Albert Raiders compete in the Western Hockey League (WHL) East Division of the Eastern Conference.
“Nikita has put a lot of work into his game on and off the ice and it’s great to see things starting to pay off for him, we are very proud of Nikita and his accomplishments both on and off the ice” said RoughRiders Director of Hockey Operations Derek Robinson.
The RoughRiders would like to congratulate Nikita and his family on this wonderful accomplishment.