CJHL alumni make-up large portion of men’s Olympic roster

CALGARY, Alta. – As Hockey Canada officially announced the men’s roster for the upcoming Winter Olympic Games, you’ll find a solid contingent Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) alumni that are on the squad.

The line-up sees 13 former CJHL players named to the team, including all three goaltenders.

This includes 2019-20 CJHL Most Valuable Player, top rookie and best goaltender award winner Devon Levi, who starred that season with the Carleton Place Canadians (CCHL) and is currently in his sophomore season at Northeastern University (Hockey East).

Fellow netminders, Eddie Paquale (Wellington Dukes/OJHL) and Matt Tomkins (Sherwood Park Crusaders/AJHL), were also named to the Team Canada side.

The following is the list of CJHL alumni named to the Canadian Olympic roster:

Devon Levi G Carleton Place Canadians CCHL
Eddie Pasquale G Wellington Dukes OJHL
Matt Tomkins G Sherwood Park Crusaders AJHL
Alex Grant D Antigonish Bulldogs MHL
Mat Robinson D Calgary Royals AJHL
Daniel Carr LW St. Albert Steel AJHL
Corban Knight C Okotoks Oilers AJHL
Jack McBain C Toronto Jr. Canadiens OJHL
Adam Tabellini LW Sherwood Park Crusaders AJHL
Eric O’Dell C Cumerland Grads CCHL
Eric O’Dell C Ottawa Jr. A Senators CCHL
Daniel Winnik LW Wexford Raiders OJHL
Mason McTavish C Pembroke Lumber Kings CCHL

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