BC Hockey U16 2002 Shortlist

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July 24, 2017

BC Hockey has announced the 35 players shortlisted for potential participation on Team BC at the 2017 Western Canada U16 Challenge Cup this fall against Team Alberta, Team Manitoba and Team Saskatchewan.

The Western Canada U16 Challenge Cup takes place from October 17 – 22, 2017 at WinSport in Calgary, Alberta.

Academies accounted for 27 of the 35 picks.

Delta Hockey Academy lead the way with 11 players selected, followed by Yale Hockey Academy – 7, and then by Western Canada Bantam Champions, Burnaby Winter Club Bruins, with five picks.

Other academies: Pursuit of Excellence placed 4, Okanagan Hockey Academy and Shawnigan Lake both placed 2, and Minnesota-based Shattuck St. Mary’s with 1.

North Shore Winter Club, Saanich and Thompson Zone each accounted for one to round out the MHA picks.

Here is the list sorted by 2016-2017 team and hometown.

Scroll down for BC Hockey list with birthdates and WHL draft info.


Delta HA – 11 Hometown
Braedy Euerby G Delta
Dylan Garand G Victoria
Nicolas Ardanaz D Surrey
Kurtis Smythe D Surrey
Ryan Watson D Delta
Tyler Horstmann F Richmond
Payton Mount F Victoria
Micolas Porchetta F Powell River
Brandon Santa Juana F Langley
Cole Shepard F North Vancouver
Justin Sourdif F Surrey
Yale HA – 7  Hometown
Dylan Anderson D Langley
Aidan De La Gorgendiere D Langley
Brody Gagno D Langley
Eathan Bowen F Chilliwack
Carmeron MacDonald F Surrey
Michael Milne F Abbotsford
Tyson Phare F Maple Ridge
Burnaby Winter Club – 5  Hometown
Koen MacInness G Burnaby
Ryan Helliwell D Burnaby
Kyler Kovich F Coquitlam
Samuel Schofield F Burnaby
Kalen Szeto F Vancouver
PoE – 4  Hometown
Tanner Brown D Kelowna
Braydon Clark D Langley
Jack Finley F Kelowna
Ben King F Vernon
OHA – 2  Hometown
Jaylen Luypen F Kelowna
Wyatt Marlow F Cranbrook
Shawnigan Lake HA – 2  Hometown
Campbell Arnold G Nanaimo
John Little F Parksville
NSWC  Hometown
Kent Johnson F North Vancouver
Saanich  Hometown
Ethan Brandwood D Victoria
Shattuck St. Mary’s  Hometown
Vincent Iorio D Coquitlam
Thompson Zone  Hometown
Jarrod Semchuck Kamloops


Click here to view list with WHL draft info.