The Alberni Valley Bulldogs announced on Monday that they have acquired the rights to defenceman Darren Beattie (02) in exchange for forward Isaac Pascoal.
Beattie appeared in 46 games with the OJHL’s Coburg Cougars in 2019-2020. He posted 4 goals and 15 assists for 18 points.
Pascoal, a native of Kingston Ontario appeared in 42 games for the Bulldogs in his rookie BCHL season and had 6 goals and 9 assists for 15 points.
“Adding Darren to our defensive core is a good addition for us.” said Bulldogs Head Coach & General Manager Joe Martin. “Darren has had two years of experience in junior hockey and we feel he can be a strong contributor to our back end.”
Beattie was excited to learn he had became a Bulldog. “I’m really excited to be joining the Bulldogs organization and I can’t wait to get to BC and get things started.”
The Bulldogs would like to welcome Darren to the club, and wish Isaac all the best as he suits up a little closer to home with the Cougars.