Sault Ste. Marie product David Campbell has become a prospect of the North Bay Battalion. The lanky forward, who starred for the North Bay Trappers of the Great North Midget Hockey League during the 2017-2018 season, was taken by the Battalion in the fourth round of today’s Ontario Hockey League priority selections draft.
Campbell led all minor midget scorers in the Great North with 24 goals, 12 assists, 36 points in 24 games.
His North Bay teammate, defenseman Pacey Schleuting, was the first player taken from the Great North at today’s OHL draft.
Schleuting was a first-round pick, ninth overall, also by the Battalion.