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Battalion stars named to Rookie and First All-Star teams

Brandon Coe named first all-star team right winger
Brandon Coe gets by Curtis Douglas
Brandon Coe gets by Curtis Douglas

The Ontario Hockey League today announced the first, second and third all-star team selections, in addition to the first and second all-rookie team designations for the 2021-22 season.

The members of the North Bay Battalion were recognized along with a North Bay product. 

Battalion overage star Brandon Coe was named first all-star team right wing. Coe netted 34 goals and 67 assists for 101 points in 67 regular season games with the Troops in 2021-22.  

Meantime, speedy defenceman Ty Nelson has been named to the second all-rookie team in the OHL.  In his debut season the 2021 first overall selection netted nine goals along with 42 assists for 51 points in 66 regular season games with the Troops.  

Battalion netminder Dom DiVincentiis was also named to the second all-rookie team. The Bolton, Ontario product got into 27 regular season games last season sporting a 2.59 goals against average and a .907 save percentage.  

North Bay overage forward Lucas Edmonds of the Kingston Frontenacs was named the third all-star team right winger. Edmonds had an impressive overage season as a rookie registering 34 goals and 79 assists for 113 points.    

First All-Star Team:
Centre - Wyatt Johnston, Windsor Spitfires (OHL's Most Outstanding Player)
Left Wing - Brennan Othmann, Flint Firebirds - voted 1st all-rookie team in 2019-20
Right Wing - Brandon Coe, North Bay Battalion
Defence - Nathan Staios, Hamilton Bulldogs (OHL's Defenceman of the Year)
Defence - Ryan O'Rourke, Soo Greyhounds - voted 2nd all-rookie team in 2018-19
Goaltender - Brett Brochu, London Knights (OHL's Goaltender of the Year) - voted 1st all-rookie team in 2019-20
Coach - James Richmond, Mississauga Steelheads (OHL's Coach of the Year)

Second All-Rookie Team:
Centre - Owen Beck, Mississauga Steelheads
Left Wing - Quentin Musty, Sudbury Wolves
Right Wing - Vinzenz Rohrer, Ottawa 67's
Defence - Ty Nelson, North Bay Battalion
Defence - Beau Akey, Barrie Colts
Goaltender - Dom DiVincentiis, North Bay Battalion

Third All-Star Team:
Centre - Shane Wright, Kingston Frontenacs - voted 1st all-rookie team in 2019-20
Left Wing - Tye Kartye, Soo Greyhounds
Right Wing - Lucas Edmonds, Kingston Frontenacs
Defence - Arber Xhekaj, Hamilton Bulldogs
Defence - Pavel Mintyukov, Saginaw Spirit
Goaltender - Marco Costantini, Hamilton Bulldogs
Coach - Jay McKee, Hamilton Bulldogs