As New West finalized a draft with the Burnaby Lakers to acquire the playing rights of Justin Salt, in exchange for two picks in 2019 and one 2021 it left only four picks total in the upcoming draft.
The Salmonbellies first pick came at the end of round three, 21st overall and the Red and White went with Junior Bellie Tanner Poole. The next selection came not until the sixth round, when Jake Richardson was selected 42nd overall out of the Langley Junior Thunder program. The last pick in the seveth round was Scott Barker from the Poco Junior Saints selected 48th overall.
On belhalf of the players, coaches, support staff, management and fans... welcome to the New Westminster Salmonbellies and good luck at training camp..
Here is a summary of all the players selected by team:
COQUITLAM ADANACS - CHRISTIAN DEL BIANCO, CARTER DICKSON, JOHN HOFSETH, RILEY PHILLIPS, TY GOFF, ANGELO PONTELLINI, PARKER KUMP, DAMON PRINCE, CONNOR MCNEIL
BURNABY LAKERS - RYLAND REES, GRAYDON BRADLEY, ERIC KRATZ, TYSON KIRKNESS, BRODIE GILLESPIE, MASON POMEROY, MATTHEW KIM, JORDAN GABRIELE, STEVEN ROBERTSON
LANGLEY THUNDER - BRAD MCCULLEY, DALTON LUPUL, RYAN WILKINSON, CONNOR FROST, GORDIE BOWDEN, TANNER RILEY
MAPLE RIDGE BURRARDS - MARSHALL KING, DYLAN CHAND, DAKOTA COYLE, THOMAS HANKINS, MAX GERHARDT
NANAIMO TIMBERMEN - BRAYLON LUMB, DYLAN FOULDS, DAVID BYRNE, EDDIE SMITH, JAKE MICKELSON, LIAM YOUNG, BRAD PHILLIPS, CHRIS BENEDICT, BRADY GEORGET, RILEY TAYLOR, TAYLOR MARTIN
VICTORIA SHAMROCKS - KEEGAN BELL, LARSON SUNDOWN, DYLAN REHMAN, GABE HARMAN, PASCAL COOMBES, ZACK HOMER, COLTON BOOMER, GUY CULLEN, TYLER MACE
NEW WESTMINSTER SALMONBELLIES - TANNER POOLE, JAKE RICHARDSON, SCOTT BARKER