The Melfort Mustangs are pleased to announce the addition of Rick Oakes as the Director of Player Development. Rick has tremendous experience as he has spent 12 years with the Estevan Bruins in the same role as well as the past two years with the Kindersley Klippers as the head scout. Rick has also spent 3 years with the WHL's Red Deer Rebels as a regional scout. As Director of Player Personnel Rick will assemble a team of regional scouts to identify and recruit players into the Mustang organization. Rick will work closely with the head coach and general manager of the Melfort Mustangs to achieve these goals. Rick Oakes can be reached at 306-630-6356.