first pick in the draft came

in Here is your first Forum Thu Jul 10, 2014 8:38 am
by lluggg589 • 6 Posts

2013 WHL bantam draft tracker

Tyler Benson and Sam Steel were taken with the first and second selections of the annual draft, by the Vancouver Giants and the Regina Pats, respectively.In all, six Edmonton area players were taken in the first round, including three from the Western Canadian champion South Side Athletic Club Bantam AAA squad, which Benson played on.Benson, who set an Alberta Major Bantam scoring record this season with 146 points, including 57 goals, in 33 games suting up with the Edmonton SSAC John Brown Jersey Southgate Lions, had been the consensus choice to go No. 1 for much of the year.In fact, the choice was even easier for Vancouver Giants management to make after Benson scored three times in the gold medal Logan Thomas Authentic Jersey final of the Western Canadian bantam AAA final.Benson and Steel, a Sherwood Park Kings Athletic Club centreman, finished 1 2 in the Alberta Major Bantam league scoring race, with Steel potting 52 goals and 104 points. According to Greg Harder of the Regina Leader Post, the Pats had considered trading down in the draft but opted to take Steel.The Brandon Wheat Kings made the biggest splash in the first round not only did Kelly McCrimmon club take Winnipeg Nolan Patrick with the fourth overall pick, they also swung a deal with the Lethbridge Hurricanes for the sixth selection, sending goalie Corbin Boes and the 17th overall pick in exchange.With the sixth pick, Brandon took Kale Clague of Lloydminster, who set a record for points by a defenceman in Alberta major bantam play this season (77 points in 33 games.)The Edmonton Women's John Brown Jersey Oil Kings did not have a pick in the first round the WHL Eastern Conference champ, who open the league final against the Portland Winterhawks Friday, traded it to Vancouver in nflcardinalsofficialshop.com/Logan_Thomas_Jersey_Cardinals the October deal that saw defenceman David Musil join the Oil Kings.Edmonton's first pick in the draft came in the second round, 42nd overall. Steve Ewen Dub Hub report on how Tyler Benson is primed to handle the spotlight with the Vancouver Giants Giants brass was sold on Benson after witnessing performance at Western Canadian major bantam finals in Saskatchewan Victoria Royals GM says top three rounds strong while cautioning against getting over excited about bantam draft crops Brandon Wheat Kings earn kudos for impressive draft day haul, plus top Manitobans takenRoundup: Prince Albert, Prince George, Portland, Regina, Brandon, Seattle, Everett,Tri City, Swift Current, Moose Jaw, KelownaRecent PostsAnd the Edmonton Oilers losses keep on comingPosted on Dec 18, 2013WHL Morning Skate: Edmonton Oil Kings lose grip on top Eastern Conference seed with loss to Victoria Royals, win by Calgary Hitmen over Regina PatsPosted on Dec 18, 2013Edmonton Oilers player grades Is Sam Gagner minus three effort rock bottom?Posted on Dec 18, 2013WHL Game Night: Edmonton Oil Kings go for perfect 10 against Victoria RoyalsPosted on Dec 17, 2013Will Bryzgalov have to stand on his head like Bachman vs Kings?Posted on Dec 17, 2013

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