Hometown: Smiley, Saskatchewan.
‘95-96 affiliation: Saskatoon Contacts (Midget AAA).
Local school: Ferris.
Draft status: Eligible in ‘98.
Quick check: Chiefs’ first pick in the ‘95 bantam draft (seventh choice of the first round).
Coach’s comment: “He’s a hard-working, physical, forechecking center but it’ll be a learning year for Blake.”
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