Erie, Pennsylvania – The 12th Round of the 2022 Ontario Hockey League Priority Selection Draft would see the Erie Otters grab their fourth Defenseman of the day.
In the 12th Round, with the 225th overall pick, the Otters would grab 6’0”, 170 lbs. Defenseman Cole Bartnick (Detroit Compuware 15’s). General Manager Dave Brown and Director of Hockey Operations Scott Grieve made the selection official early Saturday afternoon, for day two of the 2022 Ontario Hockey League Priority Selection Draft.
Bartnick, a 15-year-old from Dearborn, MI appeared in 20 games with HPHL 15U’s (Detroit) Compuware 15U AAA, scoring a pair of points (0G+2A). Bartnick is known for his natural ability, good shot, and for making the simple play.
Cole Bartnick joins picks Malcolm Spence (2nd overall), Jacob Gibbons (38th overall), Logan Sawyer (41st overall), Nicholas Holomego (85th overall), Ty Henry (109th overall), Landon Watson (114th overall), Jack Good (125th overall), Payton Stowe (165th overall), Georgy Torptsev (185th overall), and Brayden Stumpf (205th overall) as new Otters hearing their names called in the 2022 Priority Selection.
The Erie Otters are thrilled to welcome Cole to the Flagship City, and see what the skilled Center can bring in the Fall.
Round 1, #2 – Malcolm Spence (F)
Round 2, #38 – Jacob Gibbons (G)
Round 2, #41 – Logan Sawyer (F)
Round 5, #85 – Nicholas Holomego (D)
Round 6, #109 – Ty Henry (D)
Round 6, #114 – Landon Watson (D)
Round 7, #125 – Jack Good (F)
Round 9, #165 – Payton Stowe (F)
Round 10, #185 – Georgy Toroptsev (F)
Round 11, #205 – Brayden Stumpf (F)
Round 12, #225 – Cole Bartnick (D)
Round 13, #245
Round 13, #247
Round 13, #260
Round 14, #265
Round 15, #285
Erie has 5 remaining picks in the 2022 Priority Selection Draft, all on day two (three in 13th [NIAG, FLNT], 14th, 15th).
Keep up with all the Otters picks and results on OttersHockey.com or across the Otters’ social media. For all results of the 2022 Priority Selection, please head to OntarioHockeyLeague.com.
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