HAMILTON, ON – Hamilton Bulldogs President and General Manager Steve Staios announced today that forward Ryan Winterton has committed to the team and has signed an Ontario Hockey League standard player agreement.
Winterton was the Bulldogs first round selection (8th overall) in the 2019 OHL Priority Selection.
Winterton, a 6-foot, 160lb, centre put up 72 points (38 goals, 34 assists) in 36 games this past season for the Whitby Wildcats Minor Midgets. He also scored twice and added three assists in four games at the 2019 OHL Cup.
“We’re excited to have received a commitment from Ryan,” said President and General Manager Steve Staios. “He is a player with great character and potential. Our fans will enjoy watching Ryan’s development over the next number of years here in Hamilton.”
Winterton took part this past weekend in the Bulldogs Rookie Orientation Camp at the Morgan Firestone Arena in Ancaster and will be back in Hamilton for Training Camp in late August.
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