Search

Raiders reveal full roster

09:41 31 August 2014

London Raiders have unveiled their new-look jerseys for the 2014/15 season

London Raiders have unveiled their new-look jerseys for the 2014/15 season

Archant

New faces added to Marshall’s line-up

London Raiders revealed their full line-up for the 2014/15 National League season at a Meet the Players event in Collier Row.

And they will include a second import in defenceman Vaclev Drabek, who will ice alongside fellow Czech countryman Jakub Klima at the Lee Valley Ice Arena.

Drabek has played over 700 games in his homeland and is described as an experienced blueliner “with a cool head, smooth skating and great awareness of play” who will also chip in with points on offence.

Other new faces added to the roster include young defenceman James Buckingham, who joins from Slough; former Romford junior TJ Fillery and ex-Streatham youngster Perry Richardson, while the club also hope to call upon the services of netminder George Alley, who is based with landlords Lee Valley.

The club also announced that four Cardiff-based players have agreed to play for the team this season, with Phil Manny and Mike Brabon returning to gold and blue after previous spells.

They will be joined by Ross Wilkinson and Stephen Deacon and a club spokesman said: “I’m sure Raiders fans will give these guys, new and returning, a big welcome when we hit the ice next Saturday.”

Raiders begin their new campaign with a home match against Cardiff Fire on Saturday September 6, face-off is at 5.30pm.

London Raiders squad: Frankie Harvey, TJ Fillery, Danny Marshall (player-coach), AJ Smith (Captain), Haydn Wootton, James Buckingham, Bailey Wootton, Taylor Wootton, Dan Peters, Perry Richardson, Tom Davis (Alternate captain), Michael Gray (G), George Alley (G), David Oliver, Jakub Klima, Jack Lee, Vaclev Drabek, Jacob Ranson, Phil Manny, Ross Wilkinson, Stephen Deacon, Mike Brabon (G).

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Romford Recorder visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Romford Recorder staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Romford Recorder account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Latest Romford Sports News

Yesterday, 17:35
Dagenham & Redbridge boss John Still  (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Dagenham & Redbridge boss happy team overcome slow start to down Crawley

West Ham United's Mark Noble (centre) celebrates scoring his side's second goal against West Bromwich Albion (pic: Nick Potts/PA)

The Hammers keep European dream alive

Yesterday, 16:54
Christian Doidge of Dagenham & Redbridge wins a header in front of Lee Barnard of Crawley Town (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Match report from the Sky Bet League Two encounter between Daggers and Reds

Yesterday, 16:00
St Andrews CC face the camera

Club hoping to put down roots at new home ground

Yesterday, 16:00
Hornchurch Athletic members pose in new kit, sponsored by Uraswamy's (pic: Nathaniel Bastin)

After finishing fifth in 2015, Raftery hopes club can improve this year and praised new chairman Stuart Whitaker

Yesterday, 15:00
Hornchurch manager Jimmy McFarlane gives instructions from the sideline against Thurrock (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo).

Urchins take on Harlow Town tomorrow to decide who will go up alongside AFC Sudbury from the RYman North

Yesterday, 13:30
Rainham's first team celebrate promotion in 2015 (pic: Rainham CC)

Spring Farm Park club enjoyed wonderful success in 2015 and want to build on that this year

Yesterday, 13:09
Old Cooperians celebrate their title win (pic: Alex Dexter)

Old Cooperians capped a superb season, that has already seen them secure promotion, by adding the London Three North East title after beating Beccles 57-0.

Newsletter Sign Up

Most read sport

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

News from your area

WW100

Click on the banner above for full coverage of the centenary commemorations of the outbreak of the First World War.

Competitions

Kindle 7 inch tablet

Are you looking for a brand new gadget to help you stay connected on the go and make that long journey home a bit more entertaining? Look no further. MyOffers is giving you the chance to win 1 of 50 Kindle Fire 7” Display Tablets! That’s 50 times more chances to win, so hurry up and enter our competition today and you could be one of our lucky winners!

Yummy traditional afternoon teas for two

MyOffers is giving you the chance to win 1 of 50 Traditional Afternoon Teas for two at a location of your choice! That’s 50 times more chances to win, so hurry up and enter our competition today and you could be one of our lucky winners!

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Romford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe