OHL 20 in 20 Season Preview: Kitchener Rangers
The Kitchener Rangers embark on life after Adam Mascherin and Connor Bunnaman, turning to a new cast of young talent under the leadership of returning vets Joseph Garreffa and Connor Hall.
2017-18 Record: 43-21-3-1, 90 points (1st Midwest Division)
Head Coach: Jay McKee (3rd season)
Key additions: Justin MacPherson, Reid Valade, Isaac Langdon, Donovan Sebrango, Joseph Serpa
Notable graduates: Adam Mascherin, Connor Bunnaman, Logan Brown, Logan Stanley, Givani Smith, Kole Sherwood, Mario Culina, Austin McEneny
Leading scorer: Joseph Garreffa* (68 GP, 12-53–65)
Leading scorer (defenceman): Kyle Gentles* (60 GP, 2-9–11)
Leading scorer (rookie): Jack York (57 GP, 3-6–9)
Leading goaltender: Luke Richardson* (39 GP, 23-11-2-0, 3.22 GAA, .898 SV%, 1 SO)
Quick Hit: Rangers veteran Joseph Garreffa has played in 143 consecutive games dating back to the 2015-16 season
#OHLOpeningWeek schedule: Fri. Sept. 21 vs. FLNT
* – 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.