24 Past and Present OHL Players Competing at 2022 World Junior Hockey Championship



A total of 24 past and present OHL players are competing in the 2022 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship underway in Edmonton, Alta.

Here’s a look at which players are lacing up the skates in the rare August edition of the annual international tournament previously cancelled in December due to Covid-19 concerns.

Canada (9)
Brett Brochu (London Knights)
Will Cuylle (Windsor Spitfires)
Ethan Del Mastro (Mississauga Steelheads)
Tyson Foerster (Barrie Colts)
Mason McTavish (Hamilton Bulldogs)
Ryan O’Rourke (Soo Greyhounds)
Brennan Othmann (Flint Firebirds)
Donovan Sebrango (Kitchener Rangers)^
Jack Thompson (Soo Greyhounds)

Czechia (3)
Pavel Cajan (Kitchener Rangers)
Jan Mysak (Hamilton Bulldogs)
Matyas Sapovaliv (Saginaw Spirit)

Finland (2)
Leevi Merilainen (Kingston Frontenacs)
Ruben Rafkin (Windsor Spitfires)^

Germany (2)
Ryan Del Monte (Barrie Colts)
Josh Samanski (Owen Sound Attack)^

Latvia (1)
Sandis Vilmanis (Sarnia Sting)*

Slovakia (1)
Servac Petrovsky (Owen Sound Attack)

Sweden (1)
Oskar Olausson (Oshawa Generals)

Switzerland (3)
Giancarlo Chanton (Niagara IceDogs)^
Rodwin Dionicio (Niagara IceDogs)
Brian Zanetti (Peterborough Petes)

United States (2)
Andrew Oke (Saginaw Spirit)
Sasha Pastujov (Guelph Storm)

* – indicates player committed to OHL club for 2022-23 season
^ – indicates former OHL player

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