THE OFFICIAL SITE OF THE NORTHERN ONTARIO JUNIOR HOCKEY LEAGUE

Where are they now?

National Hockey League

Alex Auld (Sturgeon Falls Lynx) now plays for the Dallas Stars (NHL). Alex also played for the North Bay Centennials (OHL).

Todd Bertuzzi (Sudbury Cubs) now plays for the Detroit Red Wings (NHL). Todd also played for the Guelph Storm (OHL).

Dan Cloutier (Timmins Golden Bears) now plays for the Los Angeles Kings (NHL). Dan also played for the Soo Greyhounds (OHL).

Tyler Kennedy (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL). Tyler also played for the Soo Greyhounds (OHL).

Joel Rechlicz (Northern Michigan Black Bears) now plays for the New York Islanders (NHL). Joel also played for the Chicoutimi Saugeneens (QMJHL).

Steve Sullivan (Timmins Golden Bears) now plays for the Nashville Predators (NHL). Steve also played for the Soo Greyhounds (OHL).

Chris Thorburn (Elliot Lake Vikings) now plays for the Atlanta Thrashers (NHL). Chris also played for the Plymouth Whalers (OHL).

Last updated: October 12, 2009

North American Professional Hockey

Jordan Boman (Northern Michigan) now plays for the Flint Generals (IHL). Jordan also played for Wayne State University (NCAA Division I).

Josh Chase (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Odessa Jackalopes (CHL). Josh also played for Bentley College (NCAA Division I).

Bobby Chaumont (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for the Mississippi RiverKings (CHL). Bobby also played for the Sudbury Wolves (OHL).

Chris Cloutier (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for the CRS Express (LNAH).

Serge Dube (Rayside Balfour Sabrecats) now plays for the Laredo Bucks (CHL). Serge also played for the Sudbury Wolves (OHL).

D.J. Jelitto (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Oklahoma City Blazers (CHL).

Sebastien Laplante (Rayside Balfour Sabrecats) now plays for the Fort Wayne Komets (IHL). Sebastien also played for the Calgray Hitmen (WHL).

Jared Lavender (Northern Michigan Black Bears) now plays for the Missouri Mavericks (CHL). Jared also played for Castleton State University (NCAA Division III).

Derek MacKenzie (Rayside Balfour Sabrecats) now plays for the Syracuse Crunch (AHL). Derek also played for the Sudbury Wolves (OHL).

Chris Mei (Parry Sound Shamrocks) now plays for the Corpus Christi Icerays (CHL).

Jeff Rainville (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Bloomington Prairie Thunder (IHL). Jeff also played for Lake Superior State University (NCAA Division I).

Last updated: February 20, 2009

European Professional Hockey

Barnabas Birkeland (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Villard-de-Lans Ours (French Premier League). Barnabas also played for Lake Superior State University (NCAA Division I).

Greg Blais (Espanola Screaming Eagles) now plays for the Wightlink Raiders (English Premier League). Greg also played for Suffolk University (NCAA Division III).

David Borelli (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the HC Asiago (Italian Serie A). David also played for Mercyhurst College (NCAA Division I).

Nathan Daly (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for the Gjaltema GIJS Grizzlies Groningen (Netherlands First Division).

Patrick Jarrett (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Berlin Polar Bears (German Elite League). Patrick also played for the Owen Sound Attack (OHL).

C.J. McConnell (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Geleen Ice Eaters (Netherlands First Division). C.J. also played for American International College (NCAA Division I).

Brian McGarry (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for the Geleen Ice Eaters (Netherlands First Division).

Frank Novello (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Geleen Ice Eaters (Netherlands First Division). Frank also played for American International College (NCAA Division I).

Nick Plastino (Blind River Beavers) now plays for the HC Asiago (Italian Serie A). Nick also played for the Barrie Colts (OHL).

Jeremy Stevenson (Elliot Lake Vikings) now plays for the Rødovre Mighty Bulls (Danish Elite League). Jeremy also played for the Nashville Predators (NHL).

Matt Tremblay (Abitibi Eskimos) now plays for the Gjaltema GIJS Grizzlies Groningen (Netherlands First Division).

Last updated: February 20, 2009

Canadian Hockey League

Yves Bastien (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for the Guelph Storm (OHL).

Matt Caria (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Plymouth Whalers (OHL).

Jordan Carroll (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for the Soo Greyhounds (OHL).

Matt Hache (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Sarnia Sting (OHL).

Jacob Lalonde (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Kitchener Rangers (OHL).

Grant McGee (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Owen Sound Attack (OHL).

Corey McGillis (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for the Barrie Colts (OHL).

Ken Peroff (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for the Brampton Battalion (OHL).

Mike Quesnele (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for the Soo Greyhounds (OHL).

Cody Rainaldi (Manitoulin Islanders) now plays for the Prince George Cougars (WHL).

Brett Thompson (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for the Soo Greyhounds (OHL).

Alain Valiquette (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for the Sudbury Wolves (OHL).

NCAA Division I

Brian Cooper (Blind River Beavers) now plays for Lake Superior State University (NCAA Division I).

Paul Dainton (Rayside Balfour Sabrecats) now plays for University of Massachusets (NCAA Division I).

Jacob Johnston (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for Cornell University (NCAA Division I).

John McCabe (Espanola Eagles) now coaches with the University of Alabama – Huntsville (NCAA Division I).

Mike McMillan (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for American International College (NCAA Division I).

Brett Perlini (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for Michigan State University (NCAA Division I).

Jason Wiley (Blind River Beavers) now plays for Minnesota State University – Mankato (NCAA Division I).

Last updated: February 20, 2009

NCAA Division III

Mike Bernardy (Blind River Beavers) now plays for St. Norbert College (NCAA Division III).

Austin Brown (Soo Indians) now plays for St. Scholastica College (NCAA Division III).

Matt Buha (Blind River Beavers) now plays for Milwaukee School of Engineering (NCAA Division III).

Michael Caprio (Northern Michigan Black Bears) now plays for Becker College (NCAA Division III).

Jim Ceglarek (Northern Michigan Black Bears) now plays for Becker College (NCAA Division III).

David Ciminelli (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for Westfield State College (NCAA Division III).

Art Clark (Blind River Beavers) now plays for University of Wisconsin – Superior (NCAA Division III).

Bill Griffore (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for Marian College (NCAA Division III).

Brandon Ingraham (Manitoulin Islanders) now plays for Milwaukee School of Engineering (NCAA Division III).

Michael Herbert (Northern Michigan Black Bears) now plays for Becker College (NCAA Division III).

Elliot Hogue (Soo Indians) now plays for University of Wisconsin – River Falls (NCAA Division III).

Rob Johnson (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for Becker College (NCAA Division III).

J.D. King (Soo Indians) now plays for Adrain College (NCAA Division III).

Nick Kulas (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for Utica College (NCAA Division III).

Peter Landem (Soo Indians) now plays for Becker College (NCAA Division III).

Russell Law (Northern Michigan Black Bears) now plays for University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point (NCAA Division III).

Josh Merson (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for Utica College (NCAA Division III).

John Nogatch (Northern Michigan Black Bears) now plays for Becker College (NCAA Division III).

Jesse Pischlar (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for University of Wisconsin – Stout (NCAA Division III).

Brennan Poderzay (Soo Indians) now plays for St. Scholastica College (NCAA Division III).

Scott Pulak (Soo Indians) now plays for Lake Forest College (NCAA Division III).

Justin Roy (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for Salem State University (NCAA Division III).

Jake Rosenthal (Blind River Beavers) now plays for Becker College (NCAA Division III).

Colin Sarfeh (Northern Michigan Black Bears) now plays for Fredonia State University (NCAA Division III).

A.J. Shiverdecker (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for Westfield State College (NCAA Division III).

Tony Stoehr (Northern Michigan Black Bears) now plays for Becker College (NCAA Division III).

Derek Stabile (Northern Michigan Black Bears) now plays for Becker College (NCAA Division III).

Quinn Waller (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for Adrian College (NCAA Division III).

Jeff Wills (Blind River Beavers) now plays for Marian College (NCAA Division III).

Randy Wills (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for Marian College (NCAA Division III).

Ian Wilsonr (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for Westfield State College (NCAA Division III).

Mike Wuthrich (Blind River Beavers) now plays for Finlandia University (NCAA Division III).

Nick Zilka (Soo Indians) now plays for Hamline University (NCAA Division III).

Last updated: February 20, 2009

Canadian Interuniversity Sport

Danny Battochio (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for Saint Francis Xavier University (CIS). Danny also played for the Ottawa 67’s (OHL).

Chuck Carre (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for Carleton University (CIS).

Ryan Crouch (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for University of Windsor (CIS). Ryan also played for the Sudbury Wolves (OHL).

Blair Jarrett (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for Acadia University (CIS). Blair also played for the Soo Greyhounds (OHL).

Drew Jarrett (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for University of Ottawa (CIS).

Justin Lacey (Rayside Balfour Sabrecats) now plays for Royal Military College (CIS).

Thomas Laplante (Blind River Beavers) now plays for University of Guelph (CIS).

Cassidy Preston (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for York University (CIS). Cassidy also played for the Toronto St. Michael’s Majors (OHL).

Scott Restoule (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for York University (CIS).

Jean-Michel Rizk (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for Wilfrid Laurier University (CIS). Jean-Michel also played for the Mississauga Ice Dogs (OHL).

Marc-Andre Rizk (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for Concordia University (CIS).

Jon Ryan (North Bay Skyhawks) now plays for University of Windsor (CIS).

Kyle Sheridan (Sudbury Jr. Wolves) now plays for University of Guelph (CIS).

Kelly Thomson (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for Wilfrid Laurier University (CIS). Kelly also played for the Oshawa Generals (OHL).

Mark Thorburn (Soo Thunderbirds) now plays for University of Windsor (CIS).

Last updated: February 20, 2009