Prince George BC – Prince George Cougars General Manager and Head Coach Mark Lamb has announced that CHL Import draft pick F Ondrej Becher (CZE) has signed a WHL Standard Player Agreement.
Becher, 18, was selected 16th overall in the CHL Import Draft and spent the 2021-22 season with the AZ Havirov U20 program in Czechia. The 6’0 winger had a productive season, amassing 36 points in 45 games (22G-14A). Becher also has some experience at the international level, suiting up in six games for Team Czechia U18, collecting two points in six games.
The Cougars would like to welcome Ondrej and his family to the organization, and to the city of Prince George!
About the Prince George Cougars The Prince George Cougars have been a proud member of the Western Hockey League since 1994. The Cougars play out of the CN Centre, a 5,971-seat multipurpose arena that opened in 1995.The Cougars are owned by EDGEPRo Sports & Entertainment Ltd. The ownership group bought the Cougars in 2014 and the group consists of former Cougars Dan Hamhuis and Eric Brewer and local businessmen Ernest Ouellet, John Pateman, Greg Pocock and Raymond Fortier.