OHL 20 in 20 Season Preview: Barrie Colts
With talented additions through the CHL Import Draft and a number of returning veterans, the Barrie Colts will be a fun team to watch in 2018-19.
2017-18 Record: 42-21-4-1, 89 points (1st Central Division)
Head Coach: Dale Hawerchuk (9th season)
Key additions: Maksim Zhukov, Matej Pekar, Riley Piercey, Tyson Foerster, Connor LePage, Peter Fleming
Notable graduates: Andrei Svechnikov, Aaron Luchuk, Dmitry Sokolov, Leo Lazarev, TJ Fergus
Leading scorer: Lucas Chiodo* (68 GP, 30-49–79)
Leading scorer (defenceman): Joey Keane (62 GP, 12-32–44)
Leading scorer (rookie): Ryan Suzuki* (64 GP, 14-30–44)
Leading goaltender: Kai Edmonds* (19 GP, 9-4-1-0, 3.48 GAA, .888 SV%, 1 SO)
Quick Hit: The Colts have won four Central Division titles in the past six seasons
#OHLOpeningWeek schedule: Thurs. Sept. 20 vs. OS, Sat. Sept. 22 vs. HAM
* – among returning players
This month ontariohockeyleague.com will feature one team each day in advance of the 2018-19 season which begins Wednesday September 19th. See more from the OHL 20 in 20 series.