"Thanks to Bartholet and Törmänen, we were able to add talent and speed to our defense," Mario Antonelli, team manager of EHC Winterthur states. " Both are young players on their way up; we believe in their potential, which we can certainly develop further."
Aaro Törmänen played for HC La Chaux-de-Fonds and HC Thurgau this past season. In 47 games for HCT, he recorded three goals and eight assists. Dario Bartholet, for his part, has been part of EHC Kloten's organization for the past four seasons. In 33 games, he put up three assists last season.