The Vancouver product joins the Cents after playing nine games this season with the Port Moody Junior 'B' Black Panthers of the PIJHL. The 6'3'', 190 lb. right winger posted 14 points in nine games this season after notching seven points in ten games last season.
Rai also has experience at the Major Junior level after being a tryout with the Prince George Cougars last season and the Vancouver Giants this season.
The Centennials would like to welcome Gary to the organization and look forward to him playing his first game in a Merritt uniform on Friday at home against Vernon.