This week Future Fish Friday features Cal Christner, a left-winger from the Waterloo Wolves who was drafted by the Steelheads in the ninth round, 164th overall in the 2017 OHL Priority Selection.
Weight: 169 lbs
Position: Left Wing
Hometown: New Hamburg, Ont.
Previous Team: Waterloo Wolves Minor Midget AAA
Left winger for the Waterloo Wolves organization during the 2016-17 season, Christner tallied eight goals and seven assists for 17 points before adding another 10 points (three goals, seven assists) in the playoffs. During the OHL Cup, he suited up in four games for the Wolves scoring one goal.
Childhood hockey idol: Sidney Crosby
Favourite pre-game meal: 1 egg and smoothie
Favourite Pump-up song: AC/DC Hells Bells
One thing people don’t know about me: When I’m not thinking about hockey, I am thinking about fishing
Favourite NHL team: Toronto Maple Leafs
Starting hockey at age four, Christner says that his most memorable hockey moment so far is “playing in the OHL Cup (last season), having so many eyes on you.”
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