Willick returns to Railers for first full season

WORCESTER, Mass. – The Worcester Railers Hockey Club, ECHL affiliate of the New York Islanders, announced that the club has re-signed forward Dylan Willick to a contract for the 2018-19 season.

Dylan Willick returns to the Railers after making his professional debut with the club last season, in which he appeared in six games and recorded four points (2g-2a). He added an assist in three playoff games for the team.

Willick Joined the Railers after completing his senior year at the University of New Brunswick, where he spent five seasons, and skated in 138 games amassing a total 58 points (28g-30a).

The Prince George, British Columbia native captained the Varsity Reds in 2017-18 and led the team to the Atlantic University Sport championship and bronze medal at U Sports Championship. The four time Academic All-Canadian won the University Cup twice with the Varsity Reds in 2016 and 2017 and his 138 games played tied him for most all-time among skaters in school history.

Before joining the Varsity Reds, Willick played 266 games with the Kamloops Blazers of the Western Hockey League, recording 157 points (80g-77a). He served as captain in the 2012-13 season.