New player profiles: Ethan Matthews


Next on our list to join this season is
Ethan Matthews
Age: 18
Position: Forward
From: Calgary
Played last season for: Calgary Royals U18 AAA (AEHL U18)

Q: What sold you on the idea of playing in Drayton Valley?
A: I had an opportunity to come up and spend some time with the team during this years playoff run. I observed a very well run organization with great coaching, awesome fan support and a very positive team environment that I knew I wanted to be apart of.

Q: Favourite hockey memory
A: My team?s playoff run during my first year of U18 AAA which we made it all the way to game 5 of the south final. We really came together as a team and upset a lot of teams along the way.

Q: What excites you about the upcoming season?
A: Getting back on the ice and starting the next phase in my hockey career in front of the unbelievable community of Drayton Valley.

Q: what?s your favorite pre-game Meal?
A: A pasta or rice dish with either steak or chicken.

Q: what?s your Favorite hockey team?
A: Calgary Flames

Q: Favourite player I play like?
A: Jamie Benn because he is a power forward that brings a physical presence.

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