Six players from Sault Ste Marie will be part of the Northern Ontario Hockey Association and Great North Midget League along with 32 other players that include (3 goaltenders, 19 forwards and 11 defenseman) other players born in 2002 who have selected to represent the NOHA and GNML at the Ontario Minor Hockey Association’s Eastern Ontario AAA held showcase to be held December 2nd and 3rd at the Aurora Community Centre in Aurora, Ontario.
The five players were selected from the GNML Soo Minor Midget Thunderbirds and one from the GNML Soo Major Midget Greyhounds.
Player (Birthdate) (Position) Team (Hometown)
Noah Zeppa (12/02/2002) (G) Soo Thunderbirds (Sault Ste Marie, ON)
Nate Headrick (3/28/2002 (D) Soo Thunderbirds (Garden River, ON)
Colton Smithers (1/5/2002) (D) Soo Thunderbirds (Sault Ste Marie, ON)
Michael Chaffay (06/09/2002) (F) Soo Thunderbirds (Sault Ste Marie, ON)
Justin Mauro (04/15/2002) (F) Soo Thunderbirds (Sault Ste Marie, ON)
Nicolas Niro (07/02/2002) (F) Soo Greyhounds (Sault Ste Marie, ON)
These 38 players will be separated into two equal rosters (Team NOHA Red and Team NOHA White) and will each play in three games, including the Team NOHA Red vs. Team NOHA White intrasquad game.