Sarnia Sting General Manager Dylan Seca announced today that the Hockey Club has signed Defenseman Casey Bridgewater to an OHL Scholarship and Development Agreement.
After spending the 2022-23 season with the Halton Hurricanes U16 AAA team, the 5’10”, 174-pound London, Ontario native was selected by the Sting with the 97th overall pick in the 2023 OHL Priority Selection on April 21st.
Bridgewater tallied an impressive 11 goals and 19 assists through 31 regular season games played in the South Central Triple-A Hockey League U16 this season.
“Casey is a player our group was excited to work with through development and main camp. He arrives in terrific condition, and carried himself extremely well.” Comments Seca. “We see a mobile defender who is just scratching the surface offensively. He’s committed to put the work in, we’re confident he will be an effective OHL defenceman in our league. Casey will stay with the Stratford Warriors Jr B; we expect to see him in an exhibition game this month.”