Spokane, Wash. — The Spokane Chiefs announced on Thursday that they have added goaltender Campbell Arnold to their roster as an Affiliated Player. Arnold was the Chiefs’ second-round pick (28th overall) in the 2017 WHL Bantam Draft.
Arnold, 16, has appeared in 17 games with the Spokane Braves of the KIJHL this season, posting a .893 SV% and 4.33 GAA. He made two starts during the 2018 WHL Preseason, allowing five goals on 56 shots faced (.911 SV%). Last season, with the Yale Hockey Academy of the CSSHL, he earned a .890 SV% and 3.34 GAA in 22 games, adding two playoff games (.907 SV%). He also played in one game with the Chiefs during the 2017-18 regular season.
Arnold will serve as backup to Bailey Brkin, who ranks 6th in the WHL in SV% (.921), 6th in GAA (2.21) and 8th in wins (13). Dawson Weatherill is listed on the injury report as day-to-day.
The Chiefs return to Spokane Arena on Friday, December 28 as they’ll host the Everett Silvertips on Fred Meyer Calendar Giveaway Night. The first 3,000 fans through the doors will receive a 2019 calendar courtesy of Fred Meyer.
Tickets for all Chiefs home games are available online, in-person at the Chiefs’ Ticket Office and over the phone at 509-535-PUCK.