This week’s Future Fish spotlight is on defenceman, Arthur Kowara. Drafted from the Mississauga Rebels Minor Midget AAA organization, the left-handed defenceman was selected in the 10th round, 193rd overall in the 2017 OHL Priority Selection Draft.
Weight: 214 lbs
Hometown: Etobicoke, Ont.
Previous Team: Mississauga Rebels Minor Midget AAA
During the 2016-17 season with the Rebels, Kowara recorded five goals and 12 assists in 53 games played. He also added a goal and two assists in five games at the OHL Cup. Putting defence first, the Etobicoke, Ont. native wants molds his game around the play of Chicago Blackhawks defenceman, Duncan Keith.
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Nickname: Big Horse
Childhood hockey idol: Wayne Gretzky
Favourite pre-game meal: Perogies
If not playing hockey, what career would you choose: Baseball player
One thing people don’t know about me: I enjoy studying mathematics
Favourite NHL team: Toronto Maple Leafs