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Former captain Rapuzzi signs with Swiss team

Published: July 14, 2014, 8:53 pm, by Joe Paisley

visp_logo_1314_210x160RapuzziSwiss B League member EHC Visp announced it signed former Tigers captain William Rapuzzi , 24, for the upcoming season. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The forward from Anchorage, Alaska, spent the past season with the ECHL’s Idaho Steelheads after four years at Colorado College.

In 71 games with the Steelheads, Rapuzzi recorded 63 points (18 goals, 45 assists) and was named ECHL’s Rookie of the Year for the 2013-14 season.

The Lions placed fifth out of 10 teams in the second-tier Swiss league. Visp is located in southcentral Switzerland.