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Q&A with Charlie Schenkel

Earlier this off-season, nineteen (19) players were added to The Program by virtue of the 2020 OHL Priority Selection and 2020 OHL U18 Priority Selection.

Today we  introduce you to a second member of this year’s draft class through a ‘Q&A’ feature exclusively here on soogreyhounds.com.

Today we go between the crease, and you meet Greyhounds 5th Round selection (91st) overall … Charlie Schenkel.

PERSONAL/FAMILY:
Full Name:
Charlie Schenkel

Nickname(s):
Schenks

Hometown:
Ottawa, Ontario

Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario

Parents names:
Lisa and Tom

Siblings (brother/sister, age, name):
Niko (9 years old)

Pets (kind/name):
Ozzy (Mini golden doodle)

HOCKEY
Previous three teams you have played for?
Rockland Nationals, Eastern Ontario Wild, Jr 67’s

Most memorable moment:
Participating in provincial championships

What is your main motivation on the ice?
My love for the game

What do you know about the Soo Greyhounds or the City of Sault Ste Marie?
I know they are a great hockey town with amazing fans!

Words of advice for a player aspiring to be drafted/play in the OHL?
Be patient and work as hard as you possibly can while paying attention to the small details.

FAVOURITE:
Colour:
Blue

Number:
16 or 88

NHL Team:
Toronto Maple Leafs

Sport other than hockey:
Basketball

Hobby/Hobbies:
Video games

Food:
Ice cream cake

Videogame:
NHL 20

TV Show:
Outerbanks

Movie:
Stepbrothers or Blades of Glory

Band/Music genre:
Rap

Meal:
Hamburger and fries

OTHER
Biggest fear:
Needles

Who has been the most influential person in your life:
My parents

If you could hang out with one celebrity (dead or alive) who would it be:
Danny Devito

What did you want to be when you were small:
Garbage truck driver

Any hidden talents or something people don’t typically know about you?
I can juggle 4 balls

What could you not live without:
Hockey

Snapchat/Intstagram or Facebook?
Instagram

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