Mississauga, Ont. – The Mississauga Steelheads are pleased to announce the commitment of defenceman Ryan Wells, the team’s 15th round draft selection, 285th overall, in the 2015 OHL Priority Selection. Wells was originally drafted from the Mississauga Minor Midget AAA Reps organization.
The Mississauga native began this season with the OJHL’s Toronto Patriots, recording 12 points in 26 games. Wells participated earlier this season in the Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge, as part of Team Nieuwendyk in mid-November. Ryan played the 2015 – 16 season with the Toronto Nationals Major Midget AAA team, while also spending time with the GOJHL’s Brampton Bombers.
“Wells is a mobile puck-moving defender, whose game has shown great improvement over the last two seasons. Ryan’s commitment improves the depth of our defense corps” explained general manager James Boyd.
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