The Calgary Hitmen Hockey Club selected defenceman Ethan Alsip the 166th overall pick in the eighth round of the 2020 WHL Bantam Draft.
Alsip, a product of Winnipeg, MB, played Bantam with b1 AAA Winnipeg Warriors this past season. The 5’10″133-pound defenceman got 38 points (13g, 26a) in 36 games.
“Ethan is a defenceman who has good mobility and is just coming into his own. He has a long reach and is strong defensively but also scored 13 goals this season”, said Hitmen Director of Player Personnel Dallas Thompson.
Get to know Ethan Alsip right here,
Birthday: February 11
Height: 5’ 10”
Weight: 133 pounds
Current Hockey Club: Bantam AAA Winnipeg Warriors.
What’s Your Favourite Movie? The great outdoors.
What’s Your Favourite TV Show? The ranch.
What’s Your Favourite Food? Tacos.
If You Could Have Dinner With Anyone In The World, Who Would It Be? Brendan Gallagher.
Who Is Your Favourite NHL Team? Montreal Canadians.
Who Is Your Favourite NHL Player? Brendan Gallagher.
Who Do You Model Your Game After? Drew Doughty.
What Is Your Pre-Game Ritual? Eat a piece of gum before I get to the rink.
How Would You Describe Your Play-Style? Aggressive Two way Defensemen.
What is your favourite hockey memory to date? Winning back to back City champions with the Winnipeg Warriors.
How Was This Past Season For You And Your Team? We had a very successful season going 36-0 throughout it with a special group of guy who treated each other like brothers.
Where Can Fans Follow You On Social Media?
Instagram account? ethan.alsip