Spits Select A Goalie With First Pick

The Ontairo Hockey League held its Under-18 draft on Wednesday.

The Windsor Spitfires used the 10th overall pick to select 2001-born goaltender Eli Shiller.

The 5’11, 172-pound Toronto native played for the Vaughan Kings Midget AAAs

Kanata native Reid Russett was the second-round pick, #30 overall - the 6’0, 168-pound left winger played in 36 games for the Smiths Falls Bears U-18s last season, scoring 21 times and adding 27 assists.

With the #47 overall pick, the Spits chose Arthur Wang, a 5’11, 160-pound left defenceman from the Richmond Hill Coyotes AAAs.

The 2002-born Aurora, Ontario native posted five points and 24 penalty minutes during the 2017-18 season.

 

— with files from AM800's Steve Bell