The Barrie Colts have selected forward Brendan Perlini 16th overall in the Ontario Hockey League Priority Selection, presented by State Farm.
Perlini is a six-foot, 165 pound left winger who spent last season with the Detroit Belle Tire Under-16’s.
Last season Perlini put up 21 goals and 23 assists for 44 points in 40 games played.
The Erie Otters got the OHL Draft started this morning by selecting Connor McDavid first overall.
McDavid, joins last year’s first overall pick Aaron Ekblad and John Tavares as the only players to be given “exceptional player” status. Ekblad was selected first overall last year by the Colts and was recently named the OHL’s rookie of the year.
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