The 26-year-old Dundonian made only a handful of appearances for the Clan in 2015, but returns a more experienced player.
Since leaving the club, Cownie played in the EIHL for Dundee Stars and Guildford Flames, from whom he has signed and has amassed over 200 appearances in all competitions.
Away EIHL: Jamie Pollard
Alternate EIHL: Damien Sinclair
Home Warm Up: Gareth Hooper
Away Warm Up: Patricia Bradley