Scarlett Signs with New Jersey Devils6-Sep-12
The New Jersey Devils announced Thursday they have signed Swift Current Broncos defenceman, Reece Scarlett, to an entry-level contract.
Scarlett was selected by the Devils in the sixth round, 159th overall in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. In 71 games played last season, the 6’1”, 178-pound Sherwood Park, AB product posted a career-high nine goals and 40 assists for a total of 49 points while leading all Bronco blue liners in scoring. Scarlett ranked fourth amongst all defencemen in the WHL in power play assists with 25 and 14th in points with 49.
The Swift Current Broncos would like to congratulate Reece on the major milestone in his hockey career!