Defenceman Scott Gilowski has committed to the Penticton Vees for the 2019-20 B.C. Hockey League season.

The 2002-born Gilowski, from Vernon, suited up for three games as an affiliate player for the Vees last season. His BCHL debut came Nov. 17, 2018 at home against the Victoria Grizzlies for the annual “Pink in the Rink” game.

The towering 6’ 6’’ defender spent the past two seasons with the Okanagan Rockets of the B.C. Major Midget League in Kelowna.

His first season he scored three goals and seven assists in 40 games, before scoring twice and adding 14 assists in 34 games this past season.

Gilowski has spent a season in Penticton before, playing his bantam season at the Okangan Hockey Academy in 2016-17, scoring three goals and adding 12 assists in 25 games.

He will join his new teammates for training camp in August.