Whalers’ Meurs added to Team OHL Roster

Sarnia, ON – The Canadian Hockey League in association with the Ontario Hockey League today announced that Garrett Meurs of the Plymouth Whalers will compete for Team OHL in the 2012 SUBWAY Super Series on Monday November 12 in Sarnia, ON.


Meurs, a 19-year-old from Ripley, ON, is playing in his fourth OHL season with the Whalers.  Selected in the fifth round of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft by the Colorado Avalanche, Meurs is second in Whalers team scoring with 10 goals and seven assists for 17 points in 19 games.  He replaces forward Ryan Rupert of the London Knights who is unable to compete due to injury.


Team Russia currently leads the 2012 SUBWAY Super Series with a 2-1-0 record (6-3 in points) after splitting games against the QMJHL and then defeating Team OHL 2-1 in Guelph on Thursday.    


The 2012 SUBWAY® Super Series is supported by CHL associate sponsors, Bank of Montreal, Old Dutch, and Post.  All games will be broadcast nationally on Sportsnet.


The schedule for the 2012 SUBWAY® Super Series is as follows:

Game 1 – Monday November 5 at Blainville-Boisbriand, QC (Russia 6 vs. QMJHL 2)

Game 2 – Wednesday November 7 at Val-d’Or, QC (QMJHL 5 vs. Russia 2)

Game 3 – Thursday November 8 at Guelph, ON (Russia 2 vs. OHL 1)

Game 4 – Monday November 12 at Sarnia, ON

Game 5 – Wednesday November 14 at Vancouver, BC

Game 6 – Thursday November 15 at Victoria, BC

About SUBWAY® restaurants

SUBWAY® restaurants are the world’s largest submarine sandwich franchise, with more than 35,400 restaurants in 98 countries and over 2,600 restaurants in Canada.  In 2011, the SUBWAY® chain surpassed McDonald’s in the number of restaurant locations worldwide. Headquartered in Milford, Conn., the SUBWAY® restaurant chain was cofounded by Fred DeLuca and Dr. Peter Buck in 1965. For more information about the SUBWAY® chain, visit  SUBWAY® is a registered trademark of Doctor’s Associates Inc.

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