Glens acquire defenceman in trade with Winchester
The Alexandria Glens junior hockey team has traded Maverick Baxtrom to the Winchester Hawks for Graeme Buffone.
Baxtrom, who is 20, and hails from Long Sault, played 42 games for the Glens last season. The sixfoot, one-inch, 165-pound forward scored six goals and 18 assists while being assessed 99 minutes in penalties. In the post-season, he had one goal in 3 games.
Buffone, a 19-year-old defenceman from Navan, has played for the Hawks for two seasons. During the last campaign, the 5-foot, 11inch, 150- pound rearguard appeared in 36 games, scoring six goals and adding seven assists while racking up 84 penalty minutes. Preparations for the new season will begin in earnest when training camp is held August 24 to 26 at the Glengarry Sports Palace.