LATEST NEWS: Phantoms let two players go

Peterborough Phantoms have released two players this morning (December 21) - and tied down another for next season.

Wednesday, 21st December 2016, 11:38 am
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 3:04 pm
Craig Wallis.

Defenceman Craig Wallis and forward Connor Glossop have both been let go by the city club.

The Nottingham-based pair are both well down the pecking order in their respective positions.

Coach Slava Koulikov said: “We brought in a lot of young players and we are pleased to see many of them making good progress.

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Connor Glossop.

“That has led to more competition for places and that is why we have decided to say farewell to Connor and Craig.”

But Phantoms have handed a contract for the 2017/18 campaign to local lad James White.

The Castor teenager has racked up six points (one goal, five assists) so far this season after starting as a fringe figure.

Koulikov added: “James was our 13th forward at the start of the season, but he has worked hard, earned his opportunities and got himself into the top 12.”

Connor Glossop.