Kippin back with Warriors

Whitley Bay Warriors ice hockey team are pleased to announce the return of forward Shaun Kippen.

Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 11:42 am
Updated Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 12:57 pm
Shaun Kippen. Picture by Colin Lawson.
Shaun Kippen. Picture by Colin Lawson.

Kippen first played for Warriors in 2002-03 and in a further 11 seasons played 275 league game, scoring 254 points across the ENL and NHL.

He retired at the end of last season but has now decided to dig out his skates again and return to the ice.

He said: “I’ve played hockey all my life and in hindsight I wish I hadn’t stopped. I just had to come back.”