CONDORSTOWN, Calif. – The Bakersfield Condors, owned by the Edmonton Oilers, announced today that the team has signed D Ian Barteaux and D Colin Joe to standard player contracts (SPC). Both were teammates at the University of Alberta, who this past weekend captured their record-setting 14th CIS National Championship.
Also, G Tyler Bunz has been placed on 21- day IR.
BARTEAUX “BAR-toe” – career stats
- 25 years old, 6’0″, 200 lbs., Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta,Canada
- Played five seasons for the Golden Bears with 57 points (15g-42a) in 133 games
- 2012-13: led all Canada West with a plus/minus rating of +22 in conference play
- 2010-11: finished second on the team in scoring among defensemen and t-1st in goals scored among blueliners
- 2009-10: named to the CIS All-Tournament Team
- 2008-09: led the Kootenay Ice (WHL) in scoring among defensmen with 39 points (10g-29a)
- Led the ice in penalty minutes that season with 153 which included 11 fighting majors
- Runner-up for the WHL’s Humanitarian of the Year award
JOE – career stats
- 26 years old, 6’0″, 185 lbs., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
- Registered 60 points (14g-46a) in 128 games over five seasons with the Golden Bears
- 2009-10: t-1st in Canada West with a plus/minus rating of +18
- Had a career-high 28 points (5g-23a) in 66 games during his overage year with Saskatoon in the Western Hockey League (WHL) in 2008-09
- Won a WHL title in 2004-05 with Kelowna and played in the Memorial Cup
NEXT HOME GAME
Friday, Mar. 28 -Bakersfield Oilers Jersey Night
- Condors vs. Ontario Reign
- Condors will wear special Bakersfield Oilers jerseys for a Jersey Off Our Backs Raffle & Auction
- Sponsored by 97.3 Jack FM, Dignity Health and American Business Machines
- Five of the jerseys will be given away at the game, the rest auctioned off to benefit the Kern County Cancer Fund
- Hairiest Back Contest – submit your photo firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet to us (@Condors) and participants will compete at center ice for a prize pack including a $75 Eureka Burger gift certificate and 4 glass seats.
- Join us before the game at the Bakersfield Marriott at the Convention Center from 5:30 – 7 p.m. for the first ever Condors Craft Beer Fest. Click here for tickets. Season ticket holders who don’t also need a ticket to the game, click here.
- Doors open at 6 p.m., the puck drops at 7 p.m.
- All games, home and away, can be heard on Fox Sports Radio 970 AM (www.foxsports970am.com), through your mobile device on iHeartRadio, or pay-per-view online at www.AmericaOneSports.com. “Condors Countdown” starts 15 minutes prior to the drop of the puck.
- “Condors Unleashed” weekly live webcast produced by the Bakersfield Californian can be seen on www.Bakersfield.comWednesdays from Noon – 1 p.m.
- “Condors Insider” weekly radio show, live Thursday from 4 – 5 p.m. on Fox Sports Radio 970.