“Our player Tomáš Svoboda, who was in the past Hrušek’s partner in Brno, gave us a tip for him. We took the chance to hire him. We are very happy that Honza signed a multi-year contract with us. He will definitely be one of the leaders of the team, which will have a clear goal to advance to the Chance League in the coming season, “Pavel Ohera, the president of the Eagles, told the club website.
At present, the 36-year-old Hruška peeked into the extra league for the first time in the 2006/2007 season in Vsetín. In the highest domestic competition, he collected 317 Canadian points in 579 matches for 143 goals and 174 recordings. The Brno offspring experienced a turning point in the 2011/2012 season in Skalica, in its jersey he scored 52 Canadian points in 55 matches in Slovakia’s highest competition.
Hrušek’s transfer to the south of Moravia is welcomed by Znojmo coach Jiří Beroun. “I’m glad Honza decided to help us. I am a communicative coach, I look forward to working with him. It will be a strong personality for our team, “they do not hide the joy of the arrival of an experienced hockey player.