September 24, 1996 in Sports

Jared Smyth

 

Age: 17

Height: 6-0.

Weight:175.

Number: 17.

Hometown: Red Deer, Alberta.

Position: Left wing.

‘95-96 affiliation: Alberta Midget Hockey League.

Local school: Ferris.

Quick check: Brothers Kevin and Ryan played for Babcock in Moose Jaw. Ryan Smyth is with the Edmonton Oilers.

Coach’s comment: “An outstanding skater who goes to the net hard. He’s very good defensively. If he has a weakness it’s that he doesn’t shoot to score.”

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