Although not top of mind right now, there’s a little good news for Oil Barons fans.
Team Captain Tyler Dea is the recipient of the 2016 RBC Junior A Scholarship for the Alberta Junior Hockey League, worth $1,000.
Each of the 10 members of the Canadian Junior Hockey League selected an individual winner who were all eligible for a $5,000 scholarship.
Dea plans to study Pharmacy and is enrolled at the University of Saskatchewan for the Fall of 2016.
The winner of the $5,000 scholarship is Brandon Grandinetti of the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League.