Wausau, WI – The Wausau RiverWolves have signed defenseman Ethan Cumming and acquired forward Pavel Bakhtin via trade with the El Paso Rhinos. Cumming attended St. Cloud Cathedral where he netted 19 goals and had 34 assists in 63 games. He most recently played in the USPHL with the Utah Outliers.
Bakhtin is a former member of the Meijer AAA U18 team. In just nine games this season with El Paso he recorded four points.
“I’m looking forward to having these players join us and seeing them make an impact on the ice during the 2nd half of our season,” stated Head Coach Colin Bailey.
Stay connected during the season by following the RiverWolves @wausaurwolves on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and online at riverwolveshockey.com. The RiverWolves next home game in Saturday, January 16th versus the Milwaukee Power. Tickets are available online via riverwolveshockey.com *Limited Availability*
The RiverWolves are members of the North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL), one of three USA Hockey-sanctioned Tier III Junior leagues, serves as one of the top training grounds in the country by providing the best coaching, exposure and developmental vehicles available for student-athletes in its classification. The primary mission of the NA3HL is to provide a structured developmental environment for student-athletes who have aspirations of playing in the NAHL or United States Hockey League and eventually the NCAA or American College Hockey Association. For more information, visit riverwolveshockey.com.