The new Castlegar Rebels website is up and running in advance of the upcoming season. As the year progresses, be sure to check back as several ideas have been bandied about in terms of interactive content, which is something I'm personally looking forward to helping out with.
The team also announced forward Taylor Anderson will be back this season, joining fellow local Darren Tarasoff in committing to the 2010-11 Rebels. Anderson was unarguably the team's most energetic penalty-killer last season, ironic considering he also lead the team in penalty minutes with 283.
Bits & Bites: the team's 3-game exhibition schedule has been released. They'll open up a home-and-home set in Grand Forks Friday, September 3rd before returning home to host the Border Bruins the next night. The Rebels will also get an early look at the Beaver Valley Nitehawks in Fruitvale on September 5. The regular season opener is September 10, at home against Nelson.