This week’s Future Fish Friday features Robert Mastrosimone, who was selected by the Steelheads in the ninth round, 173rd overall in the 2017 OHL Priority Selection.
Hometown: East Islip, NY, USA
Previous Team: Shattuck St. Mary’s U16
Playing on the Shattuck St. Mary’s U16 team last season, Mastrosimone tallied 44 points (23 goals, 21 assists) in 44 games. The 16-year-old two-way centre is eligible for the 2019 NHL Entry Draft.
Get to know your Future Fish
Childhood hockey idol: John Tavares
Favourite pre-game meal: Chicken Parm
Career if not playing hockey: Banking
One thing people don’t know about me: I love fishing
Favourite NHL team: New York Islanders
When asked to describe his style of play, Mastrosimone says he is an “aggressive 200-foot player who battles every shift, and loves to score while still being a playmaker first.”
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