Kitchener Rangers General Manger Murray Hiebert announced today that the team has selected forward Adam Mascherin with the second overall pick in the 2014 Ontario Hockey League Priority Selection, presented by State Farm.
He is described by Rangers scouts as possessing an elite shot and above-average hockey sense. Adam uses his powerful frame to gain open ice and generate offence. The 2013-14 Greater Toronto Hockey League Player of the Year, Mascherin scored 67 goals and 62 assists in 61 games with the Vaughan Kings Minor Midget team. The Maple, ON native added 16 points in 11 postseason games with the Kings and also appeared in 15 games with the Georgetown Raiders (OJHL) last season.
Birthdate: June 6, 1998
Hometown: Maple, ON
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