#2 Kyle Johnston
The Solway Sharks are pleased to announce the return of goaltender Kyle Johnston for the 2019/20 season. Kyle returns as the Sharks prepare to compete in the NIHL North and SNL leagues in the season ahead and will be hoping to continue developing his game and helping the Sharks to success.
The 21 year old former Scotland international is product of the Solway Sharks junior program played in 28 games last year and will be returning for his fourth season as a Shark.
Head coach Martin Grubb commented “Kyle is a technically good goalie who moves well and is very agile and we will be looking for him to push himself to continue his development and make sure he finds consistency in his game to push to start as many games as possible. He has came back strong from his injury problems a few years ago and has the ability to take his game to the next level and I know he is hungry to get back on the ice and work hard and I am happy he’s back to help this team”.
Johnston added “I am Looking forward to returning to the Shark tank and playing in both the NiHL and SNL leagues and helping the team compete for trophies.
This year will bring exciting games for both players and supporters when auld Scottish rivalries return to the rink. Especially looking forward to the flat ice in Blackburn”.
Kyle will return in his now familiar number 2 jersey.