Jun 21, 2019 | YSE | 892 views
Congratulations to YSE Alumni Alex Newhook on being drafted by the Colorado Avalanche
On behalf of the entire York Simcoe Express family,congratulations to YSE alumni Alex Newhook who was drafted in the 1st round,16th overall,by the Colorado Avalanche in the 2019 NHL Draft.
Newhook had two successful seasons(Bantam and Minor Midget)with YSE,followed by two very good years in the BCHL, playing for Victoria Grizzlies.During this past season Alex put 102 points on the board playing for the Grizzlies,where he also served as the Captain.Newhook also represented Canada several times during his young career;WHC-17,WJC-18,WJAC-19.Below are a few of Alex’s career highlights:
2016/17:OMHA/ETA Player of the year
2017/18:BCHL Rookie of the Year
2018/19:BCHL MVP,BCHL Top Scorer