Drillers sign Rory Neish

The Louisiana Drillers of the NA3HL, would like to announce the signing of veteran forward Rory Neish for the 2022-23 season.

The 2022-23 season will be Rory Neish’s 5th season at the Junior Level, having played for the Florida Jr Blades of the USPHL the last two years and the Wichita Jr Thunder of the WSHL for his first two seasons. Overall Neish has played in 149 games scoring 33 goals and 95 assists for 128 points, he is also not a stranger to the penalty box having served 252 penalty minutes over the last 4 seasons. The 6’1”, 165-pound forward is from Wichita, Kansas and had his best season last year racking up 62 points in 40 games on 13 goals and 49 assists. “I’ve known Rory for a long time, I won two championships with his father Greg Neish when we played in the old Central Hockey League and coached Rory in Wichita and Florida. Rory is very familiar with how I do things and I expect him to step right in and contribute, he will be able to play in all situations and the team will lean on his experience and desire to win”, commented coach Weingartner. The Drillers also signed Rory’s younger brother Brody Neish to a NA3HL Tender this off season, Brody still has NAHL Mains camps to compete in prior to making his decision to come to Lafayette.

If you are still looking for a place to play, please contact Head Coach Rob Weingartner at rob@ladrillers.com or 316-841-9274.

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