A season removed from an OHL Championship, the rebuild continues in Erie as the Otters feature fresh faces and lots to look forward to in 2018-19.
2017-18 Record: 23-35-7-3, 56 points (5th Midwest Division)
Head Coach: Chris Hartsburg (2nd season)
Key additions: Danial Singer, Petr Cajka, Jamie Drysdale
Notable graduates: Patrick Fellows, Owen Headrick, Troy Lajeunesse,
Leading scorer: Kyle Maksimovich (65 GP, 31-35–66)
Leading scorer (defencemen): Josh Wainman* (67 GP, 4-12–16)
Leading scorer (rookie): Maxim Golod (61 GP, 12-21–33)
Leading goaltender: Daniel Murphy (26 GP, 6-17-1-1, 3.82 GAA, .879 SV%, 1 SO)
Quick Hit: The Otters will open their season on home ice for the first time in their 23 seasons in Erie
#OHLOpeningWeek schedule: Sat. Sept. 22 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.