Event takes place April 26-30 in Blainville, Qc

The official roster for Hockey PEI’s Male Under 16 team that will compete at the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League Gatorade Excellence Challenge was released today.  The four Atlantic Branches and two teams from Hockey Quebec will compete April 26-30 in Blainville-Boisbriand, QC.

Players will also participate in the QMJHL Combine (on/off-ice testing) on Wednesday, April 26th. Games will begin on Thursday, April 27th and conclude on Sunday, April 30th.

The selection of the HPEI Male U16 team began last September.  All players were scouted throughout the 2016-2017 season and final player selections were made in late March.

The official team roster for Team PEI is listed below:

GOALTENDERS
1            Cole Gallant, Bloomfield, PE
30          Nicolas Jamieson, Brudenell, PE

DEFENCE 
2            Zac Arsenault, Montague, PE
3            Carter Cahill, Tignish, PE
4            Logan Kelly-Murphy, China Point, PE
5            Jordan Spence, Cornwall, PE
6            Seth Morris, Charlottetown, PE
8            Ethan Beaulieu, Borden-Carleton, PE

FORWARDS 
10          Owen MacNeill, Murray River, PE
11          Bradley Campbell, Summerside, PE
12          Josh Dow, Charlottetown, PE
14          Josh MacDonald, Cornwall, PE
15          Kennedy Gallant, Charlottetown, PE
16          Dylan Matthews, Mt Albion, PE
17          Bennett MacArthur, Summerside, PE
18          Colby MacArthur, Summerside, PE
19          Declan MacEachern, Charlottetown PE
20          Brad Morrissey, Tignish, PE
21          Thomas Rennie, Alberton, PE
22          Ryan Richards, Cornwall, PE

TEAM PERSONNEL
Head Coach – Kyle Dunn, Charlottetown, PE
Assistant Coach – Cory Parsons, Kensington, PE
Assistant Coach – Will Zafiris, Charlottetown, PE
Medical Trainer – John Blanchard, Summerside, PE
Equipment Assistant – Tanner Doiron, Summerside PE