19 OHA students selected at WHL Bantam Draft

May 03, 2018

A total of 19 Okanagan Hockey Academy student athletes were selected at the 2018 WHL Bantam Draft, which was held Thursday in Red Deer, Alta.

In the first round, OHA Edmonton student athletes Sean Tschigerl (4th, Calgary Hitmen), Colton Dach (6th, Saskatoon Blades) and Kyle Masters (16th, Red Deer Rebels), along with OHA Penticton’s Cole Sillinger (11th, Medicine Hat Tigers) all heard their names called.

In total, 13 students from OHA Edmonton and six students from OHA Penticton were selected.

ROUND

OVERALL

WHL TEAM

STUDENT ATHLETE

ACADEMY

1

4

Calgary Hitmen

Sean Tschigerl

OHA Edmonton

1

6

Saskatoon Blades

Colton Dach

OHA Edmonton

1

11

Medicine Hat Tigers

Cole Sillinger

OHA Penticton

1

16

Red Deer Rebels

Kyle Masters

OHA Edmonton

2

31

Prince Albert Raiders

Tyson Laventure

OHA Edmonton

2

42

Everett Silvertips

Olen Zellweger

OHA Edmonton

3

46

Vancouver Giants

Drew Sim

OHA Edmonton

3

50

Red Deer Rebels

Josh Medernach

OHA Edmonton

4

72

Red Deer Rebels

Jeremy Hancock

OHA Edmonton

4

79

Moose Jaw Warriors

Josh Hoekstra

OHA Edmonton

4

82

Spokane Chiefs

Mason Beaupit

OHA Penticton

4

88

Kelowna Rockets

Noah Dorey

OHA Penticton

5

89

Kelowna Rockets

Steel Quiring

OHA Penticton

5

100

Moose Jaw Warriors

Corson Ceulemans

OHA Edmonton

5

109

Portland Winterhawks

Jonah Bevington

OHA Edmonton

7

148

Lethbridge Hurricanes

Jared Picklyk

OHA Penticton

8

158

Kootenay Ice

Evan Waldie

OHA Edmonton

8

164

Seattle Thunderbirds

Reid Schaefer

OHA Edmonton

8

175

Swift Current Broncos

Brian Majic

OHA Penticton

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