BULLDOGS SELECT 3 PLAYERS IN THE 2018 UNDER 18 PRIORITY SELECTION
Round 1 #18 Overall
Team: Whitby Wildcats Midget AAA, OMHA-ETA
Weight: 138 lbs
The Hamilton Bulldogs used their 1st round pick in the 2018 OHL Under 18 Priority Selection (18th overall) to take goaltender Damon Beaver of the Whitby Wildcats Midgets.
Beaver recorded a 1.76 goals against average to go along with 5 shutouts in 26 games played this past season. His strong play this season warranted him a selection to the ETA Midget All Star Team.
Last season Beaver suited up for the Ajax/Pickering Raiders Minor Midgets, where he posted a 1.56 goals against average over 18 games. He also played in 2 OHL Cup games putting up a 2.37 goals against average and a .928 save percentage.
Round 2 #38 Overall
Position: Left Wing
Team: Hamilton Jr. Bulldogs Midget AAA, OMHA-SCTA
Weight: 178 lbs
With their 2nd selection in the 2018 OHL Under 18 Priority Selection (38th overall) the Hamilton Bulldogs selected forward Sean Chisholm of the Hamilton Jr. Bulldogs Midgets.
Chisholm, the 6’1 Halifax, Nova Scotia native was called up to the Brantford Jr. B 99ers of the GOJHL for 6 games this season where he was unable to record a point.
Last season Chisholm suited up for 36 regular season games for the Hamilton Jr. Bulldogs where he potted 17 goals and added 23 assists for a total of 40 points.
Round 3 #52 Overall
Team: Mississauga Rebels Midget AAA, GTHL
Weight: 175 lbs
Since the Bulldogs selected a goaltender with their first pick, the Bulldogs were awarded an additional pick in the 2018 OHL Under 18 Priority Selection.
With their 3rd pick (52nd overall) the Bulldogs elected to take Nick Cordeiro of the Mississauga Rebels Midgets.
Last season for the Mississauga Senators Cordeiro put up 27 points (9 goals and 18 assists) and recorded 1 assist in 4 OHL Cup games.