The Phoenix Knights are proud to announce the signing of Arunas Bermejo for the 2017-18 season.
Bermejo is returning to the Knights organization for his final season of junior hockey. He played in Phoenix during the 2015-16 season, scoring 18 goals to go with his 19 assists in 28 games. Last season, he split the year with the Valencia Flyers and Tahoe Icemen, with 10 goals and 21 assists in 34 games.
The 20-year-old forward also has international experience on his resume. Over the past four years, Bermejo has played for Team Mexico at the U18, U20 and Men’s World Championships. While wearing his home country’s colors, he has 14 goals and 16 assists, with a +1 rating in 25 games.
Bermejo is the latest signing by Head Coach/GM Colten St. Clair for the upcoming season. Phoenix will open the season at home against Bermejo’s former team, the Valencia Flyers, on September 29 at 7pm.
2017-18 Announced Signings
Forwards: Michael Caravella, Colton Seeman, Arunas Bermejo
Defensemen: Chase Gillaspie, Ryan Weick
Goaltenders: Cody Call