Another familiar face returns to Tigers 2! Welcome back Rhys Howells!

20 August 2018

Telford Tigers are delighted to share the news today that Rhys Howells has re-signed for Telford Tigers 2 for the 2018/19 season!

Rhys is another product of the Telford Tigers junior system, having iced for Telford since 2014. Howells started his hockey career with the Telford Tigers under 16’s team before progressing his way up to Telford Tigers under 18’s team. The 2017-18 season saw Rhys ice for both the under 18’s side and Telford Tigers 2. Alongside NIHL league games, Rhys also played for the Midlands Conference under 17’s.

Tigers 2 player coach Bowley is delighted to Rhys return to Telford Tigers 2 commenting;

“Rhys did a great job when he iced for us last season given it was his first senior season and chipped in with his fair share of points. He’s still got a lot of learning to do, but he’s capable of making the step up and contributing on our forward lines. I’m quite excited to see Rhys take further strides forward next season.”

Rhys, who will be returning to a senior league for a second season cannot wait for the new season to start commenting;

“I am excited to re-join the team that did so well last season. I would like to thank Tom and Callum for giving me this opportunity. I hope to be able to contribute as much as I can to the team whilst also improving my game.”

Rhys’#2 own and loan shirts are available to order now for £50 each (Home and Away). Please see the own and loan registration page for more details and to register.

New for 2018/19 Tigers are offering individual player sponsorship at £200. The package includes a personalised ‘special’ third jersey with a company name or family name patch, announcements on match nights, a small advert or logo in the match night programmes and a signed player photo.

If you are interested or require more information on the individual player sponsorships, contact [email protected]