Brampton Express select 21 players in expansion draft

by Lance Winn

The Brampton Express selected 21 players in Sunday's ALL East Expansion Draft, making three choices from each of the seven current teams. Immediately following the announcement of the picks the Express orchestrated three trades, moving six of the expansion choices, turning them into players that the Express anticipate will be impact players in their inaugural season.

Expansion Selections:

From Ohsweken Bears: Corson Rees*, Luca Romano, Seamus Shanahan

From Oshawa Outlaws: Taite Cattoni**, Thomas MacDonald, Lucas Nagy

From Paris RiverWolves: Jonah Boehm, Cameron Dunkerley, Cole Spear

From Peterborough Timbermen: Mikael Chullen, Tyler Grandel***, Zack Thompson

From Six Nations Snipers: Jordan Goddard, Dylan Sprentz, Alec Tamas

From Toronto Monarchs: Damon Currie, Jordan Gillis, Jon Leclerc***

From Whitby Steelhawks: Jeff Fernandes***, Cole Hanrahan***, Noah Lebar


*The Express traded Corson Rees back to the Ohsweken Bears for Cody Menzies, Jordan Mederios and a 3rd round pick in the 2022 ALL East Draft.

**The Express traded Taite Cattoni to the Peterborough Timbermen along with a 5th round pick in the 2022 ALL East Draft for Mitchell Geoffroy

***The Express traded Tyler Grandel, Jon Leclerc, Jeff Fernandes, Cole Hanrahan and their 2nd round pick (9 overall) in the 2022 ALL East Draft to the Oshawa Outlaws Outlaws for Jake McNabb, Jordan Ackie, and Gage Board and the Outlaws 2nd round pick (12 overall) in the 2022 ALL East Draft.

Now the Express prepare for the 2022 ALL East Draft where they hold the 1st overall pick on Saturday November 12.