The Vernon Vipers have acquired two veteran BCHL players for the 2017-18 season.
The Vipers traded Luke Gingras and future considerations to Alberni Valley for the the rights to forward Jordan Sandhu and then aquired forward Keyvan Mokhtari from the Victoria Grizzlies.
Eighteen year old Sandhu, from Richmond, racked up 70 points including 55 assists in two seasons with the Alberni Valley Bulldogs.
He has already earned a scholarship from Arizona State University.
Nineteen year-old Keyvan Mokhtari scored 19 goals and had 17 assists in just 47 games with the Victoria Grizzlies. He will also be playing NCAA hockey in 2018-19 after earning a scholarship to Colorado College.
Coach Mark Ferner has been watching Sandhu and Mohktari for some time.