Erie, Pennsylvania – Erie Otters General Manager Dave Brown announced this morning that goaltender Daniel Murphy, Erie’s 15th round pick at the 2016 OHL Priority Selection, has committed to the team and agreed to an Ontario Hockey League standard player agreement.
Murphy, a 6’1”, 185-pound netminder from Guelph, Ontario was selected 301st overall by the Otters in 2016. The 17-year-old has appeared in 16 games for the Mississauga Chargers of the OJHL during their current season, posting a record of 6-7-2 with a 2.91 goals against average and a .917 save percentage. His four shutouts are tied for the OJHL lead. Daniel will join the team on their current road trip.
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