This June, the Owen Sound Attack want our fans to get to know our new players. We’re excited to introduce our picks and prospects, so you can get an idea of who they are before they ever set foot on the ice.
Now introducing our 2019 9th Round Pick, 172nd overall…
Name: Aidan Yarde
Hometown: Owen Sound, ON
Minor Midget Team: Grey-Bruce Highlanders
What is one word that describes you as a hockey player: Determined
Who is your favourite player in the NHL? Brock Boeser
What is your favourite pregame meal? Stirfry
What is your favourite movie? Miracle
If you couldn’t play hockey, what sport would you play? Baseball
What coach has meant the most to your development? All of my coaches have played a role in who I have become as an athlete, whether it was in school sports, baseball or hockey. Too hard to pick one, they all mean a lot to me.
What is one thing you need to improve as a player: Puck skills but there is always room for improvement in all aspects of my game.
What are your favourite hobbies other than sports? Working out, golfing and spending time with family and friends.
Who is your favourite artist/band? YG
What is one thing you know about the City of Owen Sound? The community loves sports, especially hockey! It is a great place to grow up.
Stay tuned for more “Meet The Picks” all month long!
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