A pair of Soo Greyhounds were among the players named to the 2013-14 Ontario Hockey League All-Star teams announced this afternoon.
Greyhounds goaltender Matt Murray was named a 2nd Team All-Star while defenceman Darnell Nurse was named to the 3rd team.
Murray finished the 2013-14 season fifth in the OHL in goals against average (2.57), third in save percentage (0.921), second in wins (32) and tied for first in shutouts with six, which was also a Greyhounds record. In nine playoff games, Murray posted a 2.62 GAA and 0.915 save percentage.
Nurse finished the season with 13 goals and 50 points in 64 games this season. He added three goals and eight points in nine playoff games.
2013-14 OHL All-Star Teams
C – Scott Laughton, Oshawa Generals
LW – Dane Fox, Erie Otters
RW – Connor Brown, Erie Otters
D – Aaron Ekblad, Barrie Colts
D – Slater Koekkoek, Windsor Spitfires
G – Alex Nedeljkovic, Plymouth Whalers
Coach – DJ Smith, Oshawa Generals
C – Connor McDavid, Erie Otters
LW – Michael Dal Colle, Oshawa Generals
RW – Scott Kosmachuk, Guelph Storm
D – Adam Pelech, Erie Otters
D – Nikita Zadorov, London Knights
G – Matt Murray, Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds
Coach – Kris Knoblauch, Erie Otters
C – Sam Bennett, Kingston Frontenacs
LW – Max Domi, London Knights
RW – Nick Baptiste, Sudbury Wolves
D – Darnell Nurse, Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds
D – Matt Finn, Guelph Storm
G – Oscar Dansk, Erie Otters
Coach – Scott Walker, Guelph Storm
File photo by SooToday.com's Kenneth Armstrong