FRISCO, TX – The Bismarck Bobcats completed the 2010 NAHL Entry Draft Wednesday, selecting 16 eligible players from across the country to reload the 30-man roster as the ‘Cats defend their 2010 Robertson Cup Championship.
The Bobcats selected three North Dakota natives in the Draft: Nick Romanick (Bismarck), Tyler Richter (Bismarck) and Jeremy O’Keefe (Grand Forks).
Here is the full run-down of Bobcats’ selections Wednesday:
|1||8||Nick Romanick||D||5/26/91||Fargo Force (USHL)|
|1||26||Charlie Mosey||F||9/10/91||Burnsville (MN) H.S.|
|3||63||Trevor Landgraf||F||11/26/91||Gilmour Academy (OH)|
|4||91||Zach Badalamenti||F||4/12/93||Little Caesar’s AAA (MWEHL)|
|5||109||Tyler Richter*||F||1/17/91||Bismarck Bobcats (NAHL)|
|6||124||Jacob McDowell||F||4/23/93||Capital Centre Pride (NAPHL)|
|7||138||Dan Zawacki||F||1/27/91||North Bay Trappers (NOJHL)|
|8||150||Taylor Portner||F||2/17/92||Andover (MN) H.S.|
|9||161||Jeremy O’Keefe||D||7/7/92||Grand Forks (ND) Central H.S.|
|10||171||Danny Harper||G||7/8/91||Blaine (MN) H.S.|
|11||180||Frank DeAugustine||F||3/15/91||Indiana Ice (USHL)|
|12||186||Tommy Rizzardo||D||2/25/90||Trail Smoke Eaters (BCHL)|
|13||192||Chris Lochner||F||1/22/90||Villanova Knights (OJHL)|
|14||194||Kyle Lysaght||F||8/23/90||Oakville Blades (OJHL)|
|15||197||Mike Boese||D||7/4/90||Dauphin Kings (MJHL)|
|16||198||Nick Miglio||F||11/5/91||Russell Stover AAA (MWEHL)|
* – Richter could not be draft-protected on the Bobcats’ roster because he did not play 10 games during the 2009-10 season
The Bobcats’ busy offseason continues on June 18-20 as the team hosts its east-coast tryout at the Sports Centre at MCC in Rochester, NY.
Bobcat Hockey would like to once again thank all of its fans, staff and sponsors for a wonderful 2009-2010 season—we couldn’t be champions without you!