Hockey Nova Scotia unveils Canada Games male hockey roster

A number of local athletes have been named to Team Nova Scotia's male hockey roster for next year's Canada Winter Games.

Hockey Nova Scotia (HNS) announced the twenty members of the squad on Tuesday with Truro's Jared McIsaac.

The tournament will be held from February 16th to 22nd, 2019 in Red Deer, Alberta.

The team was selected following an evaluation process that included camps and competition.


Goaltenders
Jacob Goobie (Upper Tantallon, N.S.)
Kenzie MacPhail (Inverness, N.S.)

Defence
Tanner Greatorex (Truro, N.S.)
Oscar Plandowski (Halifax, N.S.)
Michael Sack (Shubenacadie, N.S.)
Luke Vardy (Hammonds Plains, N.S.)
Zach Welsh (Halifax, N.S.)
Cam Whynot (Kentville, N.S.)

Forwards
Sam Archibald (Debert, N.S.)
Davis Cooper (Hammonds Plains, N.S.)
Cole Foston (Beaverbank, N.S.)
Riley Kidney (Enfield, N.S.)
Cam MacDonald (Tantallon, N.S.)
Matthew MacDonald (Halifax, N.S.)
Jacob Melanson (Amherst, N.S.)
Joey Merriam (Milford, N.S.)
Colin Parker (Newport, N.S.)
Griffin Peers (Cole Harbour, N.S.)
Alex Ross (Halifax, N.S.)
Connor Trenholm (Cole Harbour, N.S.)

Team Staff
Director of operations: Darren Sutherland (Halifax, N.S.)
Head coach: Jon Greenwood (Cole Harbour, N.S.)
Assistant coach: Tom Lee (Halifax, N.S.)
Assistant coach: Erin King (Bedford, N.S.)
Goaltending coach: Charles Grant (Berick, N.S.)
Equipment manager: Chris Waugh (Bedford, N.S.)