Arnell Evans passed away on May 30 after a brave battle with cancer. He was just 24 years old.
Evans is survived by his wife, Skyler, and their daughter.
Growing up Evans played hockey in the Norman youth program including the Norman Northstars in 2012-13. He went on to compete with the St. Malo Warriors and Steinbach Huskies before playing with the Cross Lake Islanders upon their return to the KJHL in the 2015-16 season.
Our deepest condolences to Arnell’s family during this difficult time on behalf of the league Governors, Executive, Coaches and all the players and their families. Our thoughts and prayers are you the family and those who know him.
His funeral was held on June 5 in Cross Lake.