4 Lakers Drafted in OHL Priority Selection, News (Huron Perth Lakers)

PrintNews Article
Click to view full-size image
4 Lakers Drafted in OHL Priority Selection
Submitted By webmaster on Sunday, April 10, 2016
The Huron Perth Lakers are Proud to announce we had 4 players selected in the 2016 OHL Priority Selection Draft on April 9, 2016.  
CONGRATULATIONS to the following players and their families on this huge accomplishment:    
Owen Gilhula Second Round (34th overall) to the Sudbury Wolves
Brady Hinz Third Round (54nd overall) to Sarnia Sting
Brock Baier 1999 tenth Round (182 overall) to Windsor Spitfires
Eric Gibb Thirteenth Round (247th overall) to Oshawa Generals

A total of 301 players were selected from 91 different teams across Ontario, and parts of Europe and the United States…  

 The selected players include 171 forwards, 99 defencemen, and 31 goaltenders. 292 players chosen were 2000 born athletes, with 9 born in 1999. 

“Congratulations to all 301 players chosen in the 2016 OHL Priority Selection, their family, friends, and minor hockey coaches and organizations who have helped support and develop these tremendous student athletes,” said Darrell Woodley, Director of OHL Central Scouting. “Being selected by an OHL team is a great accomplishment but it’s also just the beginning of your road to the next level.  Whether you have been selected or not, opportunities for success are available for players with the right attitude and work ethic. Best of luck to all players in pursuit of your hockey and academic goals.”

CLICK HERE to see full results of the 2016 OHL Priority Selection

CLICK HERE to view Alliance Hockey Players Drafted

Best wishes to all the 2000 players as you go forward with your hockey careers.

We are very proud of you all! 

This article has been viewed 2015 times.
News ArchiveOther Recent Articles
  • 22
    Jul
    Organization
    Huron Perth Lakers Online Registration is now OPEN for the 2021-22 season for age divisions U10 to U16.
  • 09
    Jul
    Organization
    The Huron Perth Lakers are pleased to announce that Brady Blain (Stratford, ON) has been named the recipient of the 2020-21 ALLIANCE Hockey Coach of the Year award!
  • 16
    Jun
    Organization
    The Huron Perth Lakers would like to congratulate the following 3 players that were selected in the 2021 U16 OHL Priority Draft.
  • 14
    Jun
    Organization
    The Great Lakes Cup is now accepting tournament registrations for the U12 (2010) and U14 (2008) AAA divisions.
  • 10
    Jun
    Organization
    It is with heavy hearts that we inform our Huron Perth Lakers family of the tragic passing of Carter Schoonderwoerd.
  • 01
    Jun
    Organization
    The Huron Perth Lakers would like to congratulate the following players on 7 consecutive years with the organization since the 2014/15 season. Erick Gulutzen Jonathan tenHag Owen Shore James Hopper
  • 28
    Apr
    Organization
    Toronto, Ont. - With preparations for the 2021-22 season well underway, the Ontario Hockey League today announced that the 2021 OHL Priority Selection will take place from June 4-5, 2021 live online at ontariohockeyleague.com.
  • 22
    Apr
    Organization
    The Huron Perth Lakers are pleased to announce the following coaches who have accepted the Head Coach position for the 2021/22 season.