Guelph, ON – Storm General Manager & Head Coach George Burnett announced today that Gavin Grundner has committed to an OHL Standard Player Agreement with the hockey club.
The 6’1, 177 lbs left winger from Windsor, Ontario was selected by the Storm in the ninth round, 172nd overall in the 2020 OHL Priority Selection.
The 2004-born Grundner had an excellent 2019-2020 season with the Windsor Jr. Spitfires U16 AAA program recording 19 goals and 13 assists for 32 points in 32 regular season games and produced 13 goals and 7 assists for 20 points in 14 playoff games for the U16 squad.
Grundner has had a great start to his first season of Junior hockey for the GOJHL’s Leamington Flyers, recording 9 goals and 8 assists for 17 points in 17 games to start the 2021-22 season.
“Gavin had a terrific training camp here in Guelph and has continued his strong play with Leamington of the GOJHL,” said GM and Head Coach George Burnett. “Gavin is a strong skater who plays a smart two-way game and we look forward to having him in our lineup in the near future while he continues his development with a strong Leamington team.”
“I’m really excited to be signing a Standard Player Agreement with the Storm,” said Grundner. “Guelph is a nice city and I have heard great things about the fans. There’s lots of hard work ahead but I’m pumped to get going.”