A veteran defence corps led by Thomas Harley, Hayden Davis and Liam Ham provides the Mississauga Steelheads with the stability they’ll need as emerging forwards Cole Schwindt, Keean Washkurak and Aidan Prueter look to take the next step in their development.
2018-19 Record: 32-29-5-2, 71 points (3rd Central Division)
Head Coach: James Richmond (4th season)
Key additions: Kai Edmonds, Hayden Davis, Ethan Del Mastro, Luca Del Bel Belluz, Chas Sharpe, Ole Bjorgvik-Holm, Craig Spence, Michael Stubbs, Max Dodig
Notable graduates: Cole Carter, Alan Lyszcarczyk, Ryan Barbosa, Ryan Wells, Isaac Walker
Leading scorer: Thomas Harley* (68 GP, 11-47–58)
Leading scorer (defencemen): Thomas Harley (68 GP, 11-47–58)
Leading scorer (rookie): James Hardie (62 GP, 15-7–22)
Leading goaltender: Kai Edmonds^ (32 GP, 11-16-1-0, 3.53 GAA, .896 SV%, 1 SO)
Quick Hit: Selected 18th overall by the Dallas Stars this past summer, Thomas Harley is the highest-drafted defenceman in Mississauga Steelheads all-time franchise history.
#OHLOpeningWeek schedule: Fri. Sept. 20 vs. NIAG, Sun. Sept. 22 vs. SBY
*- among returning players
^- with Barrie
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