Armour Signs Pro Deal

Another day, another pro hockey signing. Ross Armour today signed with the ECHL’s Savannah Ghost Pirates. The Ghost Pirates are the ECHL affiliate team of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Vegas Golden Knights and American Hockey League’s (AHL) Henderson Silver Knights.

The co-captain for the Beavers during their 2022-23 campaign finished third on the team in scoring after totaling 22 points off a team-high 14 goals and eight assists over 32 games. His 14 goals this season were a career high and tied for seventh in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association. Armour also paced the Beavers with seven power-play goals which tied for second most in the CCHA. The Trail, B.C., native concludes his five seasons with the green and white with the second-most career games played at Bemidji State with 159. He totaled 68 points off 31 goals and 38 assists during his career.

Armour joins the Ghost Pirates who are 20-27-9 and currently seventh in the ECHL’s South Division standings.

Armour joins Kaden Pickering joins Will Zmolek as former Beavers to sign professional contracts following the 2022-23 season.

Savannah travels to face the Greenville Swamp Rabbits Friday, Mar. 10 a team this is led by former Beaver Alex Ierullo who has totaled 66 points (20g-46a) in 50 games and stands fourth in the ECHL in scoring. Bemidji State hockey fans who purchased a subscription will be able to watch Pickering and all ECHL games via