The Peterborough Petes selected 15 players in the 2018 OHL Priority Selection presented by Real Canadian Superstore, and presented locally by ATU Local 1320 on Saturday, April 7, 2018.
In the first round, with the third overall pick, the Petes selected Will Cuylle, a highly skilled, physical, and speedy forward from the Toronto Marlboros. In the fourteen rounds that followed, the team added fourteen promising young players to the depth chart, including three centres, two left wingers, four right wingers, five defencemen, and one goalie. They are as follows:
1st round, 3rd overall: Will Cuylle, Toronto Marlboros, LW/L, 6’2”, 187lbs
2nd round, 27th overall: Cameron Butler, York Simcoe Express, RW/R, 6’4”, 190lbs
3rd round, 43rd overall: Tye Austin, Kanata Lasers, G, 6’4”, 171lbs
3rd round, 52nd overall: Jack Bar, York Simcoe Express, RD/R, 6’2”, 175lbs
4th round, 75th overall: Shawn Spearing, Toronto Jr. Canadiens, LD/L, 6’0”, 166lbs
5th round, 83rd overall: Matthew Perciballi, Don Mills Flyers, RW/R, 5’8”, 180lbs
6th round, 103rd overall: Michael Suda, Buffalo Regals 15U, LD/L, 6’0”, 166lbs
7th round, 123rd overall: Jackson Kirk, Guelph Gryphons, RW/L, 5’11”, 164lbs
8th round, 143rd overall: Luc Reeve, Peterborough Petes, C/L, 5’10”, 167lbs
8th round, 150th overall: Sheldon Serraglio, London Jr. Knights, LD/L, 5’10”, 155lbs
9th round, 163rd overall: Aaron Chiarot, Mississauga Reps, RD/L, 6’2”, 195lbs
11th round, 203rd overall: Carter Schoonderwoerd, Huron Perth Lakers, RW/L, 6’4”, 218lbs
12th round, 223rd overall: Eli Palfreyman, Cambridge Hawks, C/L, 6’0”, 175lbs
14th round, 263rd overall: Joey Studnicka, London Jr. Knights, C/L, 5’10”, 151lbs
15th round, 300th overall: Keegan McMullen, Cambridge Hawks, LW/L, 5’11”, 148lbs
Players will be introduced to fans at the team’s annual Development Camp scheduled to take place on Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, April 22.
Interested in being part of the Petes family next season? The season ticket early-bird deadline is 4:30pm on Thursday, May 17, 2018. Call Steve at (705) 743-3681 ext. 263. Select sponsorship inventory is also available if you’re interested in growing your brand. To learn more, contact Greg at (705) 743-3681 ext. 227.