The Full 9 Yards Blackburn Hawks Head Coach Steve Duncombe and Assistant Coach James Neil are pleased to confirm the on-ice leadership team for the 2018/19 season.
Luke Boothroyd becomes the Hawks Captain and Bobby Streetly and James Royds have been handed the A’s as Alternate Captains.
Luke has previously captained the Manchester Phoenix and lifted numerous trophies during his tenure and said, “I’m honoured to have been Chosen by Duncs and James and look forward to taking up the role one that I have done with previous teams”,
Talking about the appointments Head Coach Steve Duncombe said, “In Boother we have a very capable individual who leads the team by example and I am sure will be a positive influence on the guys both on and off the ice”.
Steve continued, “Our A’s will also be very influential in Bobby we have a player with years of experience of icing in this league and he will help to steer our young-guns in the right direction both on and off the ice and in Roydsy we have a gutsy player who brings a young fresh attitude to the ice who we feel with the added responsibility can deliver for the team this season”.