Forsyth returns to Solent.
Today the Solent Devils are delighted to announce the re-signing of British forward Luke Forsyth.
Following a successful return to ice hockey after over a decade away, Luke made an instant impact on the team with his offensive ability. Speaking on his return, Luke said
“It feels great to be back for a second season with the Devils. It’s such a great club to be a part of and the support we have home and away makes all the difference.”
The former Junior Devil amassed 9 goals and 7 assists in last season’s campaign and reflected on his first season with the club
“It was hard work for sure! I knew it was going to be a difficult season with lots to learn but we took one game at a time and got stronger as the season went on. I built some great chemistry with the guys and I’m really looking forward to getting back on the ice.”
Looking ahead, Luke talks of his goals for the season
“With some great players retiring it’s going to be a tough season. I hope to step up from my first year and bring more points to the table, bring a sense of calmness when needed and help the team in anyway that’s needed.”
When Speaking on his latest signing, head coach Alex Murray spoke of his eagerness to continue to add to his roster
“Luke is a great addition to the team, he hit the ground running last season scoring some big goals for us on our second unit. I will be looking for more of the same offensively this coming year.”
Luke will wear the number #77 and his jersey has been sponsored In Memory of Sue Morse.