Brandon Astle has been named the new voice of the Abbotsford Heat AHL hockey club. Astle could previously be heard calling Langley Rivermen junior A hockey games.

Brandon Astle has been named the new voice of the Abbotsford Heat AHL hockey club. Astle could previously be heard calling Langley Rivermen junior A hockey games.

Rivermen’s Astle gets called up to AHL

Voice of Langley junior A play-by-play taking his voice to Abbotsford Heat broadcasts

Brandon Astle is no different than a hockey player who aspires to make it to the next level.

And that is exactly what he has done, making the jump from calling junior A hockey games in the BCHL with the Langley Rivermen to doing the same — as well as serving as director of communications — with the American Hockey League’s Abbotsford Heat.