Victoria, B.C. – The Victoria Royals are pleased to announce that the club has acquired 2001-born forward and Campbell River, B.C. product, River Fahey, from the Winnipeg ICE in exchange for a conditional pick in the 2021 WHL Bantam Draft.
In 45 games split between the ICE and the Red Deer Rebels in the 2018-19 WHL Regular Season, Fahey recorded six points (2G-4A) and 36 penalty minutes. During the 2017-18 season, he registered a goal and two assists to go along with 12 minutes in penalties.
Over the course of his 71 regular season game WHL career, Fahey has collected nine points (3G-6A) and 48 penalty minutes.
The 6-foot-2, 195-pound winger was selected by the Rebels in the fourth round, 74th overall, in the 2016 WHL Bantam Draft.
Prior to his time in the WHL, Fahey played for the North Island Silvertips of the BC Major Midget Hockey League.