Winterhawks call up forward Ryan Miller
Portland, Ore. – The Portland Winterhawks Hockey Club today announced that it has recalled forward Ryan Miller from the South Alberta Hockey Academy to the active roster as an affiliate player.
In a corresponding move, the Winterhawks have reassigned forward Cole Cairns to RINK Hockey Academy Winnipeg.
Miller, 15, has recorded five goals and eight assists for 13 points in his first year of U18 action, playing 16 games thus far for the South Alberta Hockey Academy in the Canadian Sport School Hockey League (CSSHL). The Medicine Hat, Alta. product was selected by the Winterhawks in the third round, #66 overall, of the 2022 WHL Prospects Draft after he recorded 26 goals and 33 assists for 59 points in 30 games with the Northern Alberta Xtreme U15 Prep team during the 2021-22 season. Miller signed with Portland on Sept. 8, 2022 after Neely Cup Training Camp, and logged one preseason game with the Hawks prior to the start of this season.
Earlier today, Miller was also named to Team Alberta’s U16 Male hockey team for the 2023 Canada Winter Games alongside fellow Hawks prospect Kyle McDonough.
Join us for two of our biggest games of the season this December!
The Winterhawks annual Teddy Bear Toss game takes place on Saturday, December 10 against Seattle. Fans are encouraged to bring new teddy bears and stuffed animals to the game and throw them onto the ice in celebration when the Hawks score their first goal! Limited tickets are available, so secure your seats today.
Then, get your tickets to the New Year’s Eve game at the VMC. It’s going to be a party all night long with fan giveaways, a postgame skate with the team, and more! Stick around for the cash balloon drop when the clock strikes Midnight EST (9pm PT) and the early puck drop of 5pm gives you and your family flexibility to ring in the New Year.