February Edition, 2018

Madison Bowey
WASHINGTON CAPITALS - NHL

Madison Bowey is currently suiting up in his first ever NHL hockey season with the Washington Capitals. Bowey has an impressive track record; winning both a WHL Championship with the Kelowna Rockets and a Gold Medal with team Canada at the World Junior Championships. Madison trains in our R1, Pro program over the summer months.




Venla Hovi
UNIVERISTY OF MANITOBA BISONS - U SPORTS

Born in Finland, Venla resides in Winnipeg to attend the University of Mantioba. She is currently in her 4th year of eligibility as a member of the Women's Bisons hockey team. This past February, Venla suited up in her 3rd Olympics representing Team Finland in Women's Hockey and earned her second Olympic Bronze Medal. Aside from training at The RInk, Venla spends her summers as part of our team of Rink Professionals. She helps train and develop players of all ages in our Female Programs.


Vince Loschiavo
MOOSE JAW WARRIORS - WHL

This past December, Vince was traded to the Moose Jaw Warriors from the Kooteney Ice, where he spend the last 3 seasons of his WHL career. Loschiavo is looking to help the first place Warriors to their first ever WHL Championship in franchise history. Vince trains in our R1, Junior program in the summer months.


Joel Messner
UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA OMAHA - NCAA

Joel Messner is currently in his fourth and final season at The University of Nebraska Omaha where he serves as captain for the men's hockey team. In his freshman year, Joel helped the Mavericks to their first ever appearance in the NCAA Frozen Four. Messner is also a Selkirk Steelers alumni of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League. Joel takes part in 1v1 sessions with our team of Rink Professionals.


Hayden Ostir
MEDICINE HAT TIGERS - WHL
 
This past October, Hayden was traded to the Medicine Hat Tigers from the Spokane Chiefs. In 2014, Hayden was selected #36 overall in the WHL draft by the Chiefs, and he also spent his 16 year old rookie season with the club. Ostir has also previously earned himself a Gold Medal at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge. Currently, The Tigers are first in the Central Division and Hayden is looking to help the team to a lengthy post season. Hayden trains in our R1, Junior program and takes part in 1v1 sessions with our team of Rink Professionals.


Caleb Paisley
WAYWAYSEECAPPO WOLVERINES - MJHL

Caleb Paisley is suiting up in his first ever Junior Hockey season. Last year, Paisley finished his last eligible midget hockey season with our inaugural Rink Hockey Academy Midget Prep team, he also served as an alternate captain. In September, Caleb joined the Nipawin Hawks of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League and in January, Caleb was traded from the Nipawin Hawks to the Waywayseecappo Wolverines of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League. Caleb trains in our R1, Junior program throughout the summer months.



Thomas Lenchyshyn
NIPAWIN HAWKS - SJHL

Thomas is currently playing in his 4th and final year of Junior eligible Hockey. The 20 year old has spent the last 2 seasons playing for the Nipawin Hawks of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League. This year, Thomas is serving as an alternate captain for the team. The Hawks are also currently sitting atop the SJHL standings at number one. Lenchyshyn trains in our R1, Junior program throughout the summer months.





Matt Leblanc
WINNIPEG BLUES - MJHL

Born in St. Adolphe, Manitoba, Matt is currently playing in his 4th and final season of Junior eligible Hockey. The 20 year old has spent his entire career with the Winnipeg Blues organization who are a  member of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League. Leblanc is also serving as the Blues team captain this season. Matt trains in our R1, Junior program throughout the summer months.





Kolton Shindle
PEMBINA VALLEY HAWKS - MMHL

Kolton Shindle is playing in his second season with the Pembina Valley Hawks of the Manitoba Midget AAA Hockey League. The Carman native is currently leading the Hawks in goals, and in points. Shindle was also selected in the 13th round, #285 overall in the 2016 WHL Bantam Draft. Kolton trains in our R1, Junior Prep program throughout the summer months.


Evan Toth
WINNIPEG MONARCHS - WCML

Evan Toth is currently playing his first season of Midget hockey playing for the Winnipeg Monarchs of the Winnipeg City Midget League. Last season, Evan was drafted in the 6th round, #121 overall by the Calgary Hitmen in the WHL Bantam Draft. He was also selected in the 4th round, 40th overall by the Winnipeg Blues in the MJHL Bantam draft. Evan trains in our R1, Junior Prep program throughout the summer months.


Chelsea Krahenbil
ASSINIBOINE PARK RANGERS - WINNIPEG BANTAM AA

Chelsea is currently playing in her second Bantam hockey season for the Assiniboine Park Rangers. The talented forward has recently committed to attending Balmoral Hall School where she will join the Blazers Midget Prep hockey program for the 2018/2019 season. This year, Chelsea was selected to take part in the Winnipeg Female Bantam AA all-star game. Chelsea takes part in our High Performance powerskating program throughout the winter and spring, and also trains in our R1, Female Bantam program.





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