KENNEWICK, Wash. — Tri-City Americans announced Monday that 18-year-old goaltender Brenden Fiebelkorn has opted to leave the club for personal reasons. Additionally, 19-year-old goaltender Luke Lee-Knight will join the club immediately.
Fiebelkorn, a 61, 185-pound netminder from Winnipeg, Manitoba, appeared in two games this season, picking up his first WHL win on Nov. 4 vs. Vancouver.
Lee-Knight, meanwhile, rejoins the WHL club he started training camp with from the Humboldt Broncos of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League.
The 62, 195-pound goaltender from Calgary, Alberta appeared in 5 games with the Broncos, going 4-1 with a 2.56 goals against average.
In an unrelated move, the Ams also announced that 15-year-old goaltender Evan Sarthou will join the club this week for practice while Eric Comrie is away with Team WHL at the Subway Super Series.