REGINA PATS & RED DEER REBELS COMPLETE TRADE

Dec 12, 2012 - 06:16 MST

RED DEER, AB – Brent Sutter, Owner/President/General Manager/Head Coach of the Red Deer Rebels Hockey Club, announced today the acquisition of 18-year old forward Dominik Volek from the Regina Pats in exchange for 18-year old forward Marc McCoy, 19-year old forward Filip Vasko, and a conditional Western Hockey League Bantam Draft pick in 2015. 

Volek had been playing in Sweden’s Super Elite League with Farjestad.  He had 5 points (2-3-5) in 13 games this season.  Last year, Volek played with the Regina Pats; he had 32 points (14-18-32) in 70 games and played with the Czech Republic in the 2012 World Under-18 Hockey Championships in April. 

Dominik’s father, David, played six seasons with the New York Islanders from 1988-1994.  Dominik is expected to join the Rebels after the Christmas break. 

Dominik Volek
Hometown: Prague, CZR
DOB:  January 12, 1994
Height:  6’0”
Weight:  172lbs

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Regina, Saskatchewan – The Regina Pats Hockey Club has completed a trade with the Red Deer Rebels, acquiring forwards Marc McCoy (’94), Filip Vasko (’93) and a conditional draft pick in 2015 return for the rights to forward Dominik Volek.

McCoy brings 92 games of WHL experience to the Pats lineup and adds size to the forward ranks standing 6’2” and tipping the scales at 192 lbs.  This season, the Edmonton, Alberta product has six points (1G, 5A) in 28 games played.

In 23 games this season, Vasko features eleven points (4G, 7A).  Hailing from Humenne, Slovakia, the 5’11”, 175 lbs. forward played in 51 games last season as a rookie, totaling 12 points.

Name:                    Marc McCoy
DOB:                      05-31-94
Hometown:          Edmonton, AB
Position:                F
Height:                   6’2”
Weight:                  192 lbs

Year

Team

GP

G

A

Pts

PIM

2012-13

Red Deer Rebels

28

1

5

6

31

2011-12

Red Deer Rebels

63

5

5

10

51

 

Name:                    Filip Vasko
DOB:                      12-10-93
Hometown:          Humenne, SVK
Position:                F
Height:                   5’11”
Weight:                  172 lbs

Year

Team

GP

G

A

Pts

PIM

2012-13

Kelowna/Red Deer

23

4

7

11

8

2011-12

Kelowna Rockets

51

0

12

12

34