WILKES-BARRE, PA — The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced Tuesday they have signed Forward Riley Bourbonnais to an American Hockey League contract for the 2017-18 season.

As the Captain of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Bourbonnais, 23, led the team in power play goals (10), goals (17), and points (31) in his Senior season. Following his time at RPI, he posted eight points (5G, 3A) in 10 games with the ECHL’s Wheeling Nailers.

Prior to college, in two USHL seasons split between Sioux City, Cedar Rapids and Lincoln, Bourbonnais netted 88 points in 116 games, tallying 42 goals and 46 assists.

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