In this week’s Future Fish Friday feature, we get to know Kevin Paschalis, who was selected by the Steelheads in the third round, 53rd overall in the 2017 OHL Under-18 Priority Selection.
Weight: 190 lbs
Position: Right Wing
Hometown: Caledon Village, Ontario
Previous Team: Vaughan Kings Midget AAA
Drafted from the Vaughan Kings Midget AAA, Paschalis describes himself as a grinder, molding his game off NHL legend Wendel Clark and current Edmonton Oilers forward, Milan Lucic. Prior to joining the Vaughan Kings, Paschalis played for the Mississauga Senators Minor Midget AAA team, recording 10 goals, four assists, while collecting 40 penalty minutes in 26 games.
Get to know your Future Fish
Childhood hockey idol: Wendel Clark
Favourite pre-game meal: Pasta with alfredo sauce
Favourite pump up song: No Church in the Wild by Kanye West
One thing people don’t know about me: I’m a good guitarist
Favourite NHL team: Toronto Maple Leafs
When asked to recall his most memorable hockey moment in his career so far, the winger said, “Being drafted by the Steelheads. It was the most exciting and relieving moment so far in my career.”
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