OHL 20 in 20 Season Preview: Sarnia Sting
Coming off a franchise record 46-win regular season led by OHL Player of the Year Jordan Kyrou, the Sarnia Sting return with a younger look in 2018-19.
2017-18 Record: 46-17-4-1, 97 points (2nd West Division)
Head Coach: Derian Hatcher (4th season)
Key additions: Jacob Perreault, Theo Hill, Ashton Reesor, Ethan Langevin, Calvin Martin
Notable graduates: Jordan Kyrou, Justin Fazio, Connor Schlichting, Cam Dineen, Jonathan Ang, Michael Pezzetta, Drake Rymsha
Leading scorer: Adam Ruzicka* (63 GP, 36-36–72)
Leading scorer (defenceman): Theo Calvas* (68 GP, 3-20–23)
Leading scorer (rookie): Jamieson Rees (46 GP, 5-15–20)
Leading goaltender: Aidan Hughes* (18 GP, 9-5-1-1, 3.51 GAA, .900 SV%, 1 SO)
Quick Hit: Sarnia’s 88.5% penalty kill last season is tied for the league’s best on record since the stat started being recorded in 1997-98
#OHLOpeningWeek schedule: Fri. Sept. 21 at SSM, Sat. Sept. 22 at SAG
* – 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.