The Ontario Hockey League announced Tuesday the OHL Academic Players of the Month for November, 2017, including Chad Denault of the Peterborough Petes, Isaac Walker of the Mississauga Steelheads, Aidan Dudas of the Owen Sound Attack, and Chris Playfair of the Windsor Spitfires.
— OntarioHockeyLeague (@OHLHockey) December 5, 2017
Petes rookie forward Chad Denault is the OHL East Division Academic Player of the Month for November. The grade 12 student is currently excelling in his schoolwork, striving for success both in the classroom and on the ice.
Denault, who hails from Iroquois Falls, ON, is maintaining an 80% average in English, International Business Fundamentals, and Data Management courses at Thomas A. Stewart Secondary school.
“Chad is a conscientious young man in the classroom and on the ice,” said Petes academic advisor Kim Driscoll. “He is a disciplined student who shows good academic insight and is well liked by his teachers and fellow students.”
A 6’1”, 186lbs right-winger, Denault was selected in the 3rd round, 49th overall by the Petes in the 2015 OHL Priority Selection. He has one assist over 16 games this season.
During the 2016-17 season, the OHL Centrally Administered Scholarship Program facilitated scholarships for 301 OHL Alumni with a total scholarship payment in excess of $3.17 million. Since the 2007-08 season, OHL Scholarship payments have totaled more than $18.8 million.
Catch Chad and the rest of the Peterborough Petes in action on Thursday, December 7 for the annual Teddy Bear Toss Night. Game tickets are available starting at $8 through the Collins Barrow PMC Box Office, online, or by phone at (705) 743-3561.
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