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Sting Receive Commitment from Skilled Forward Ty Voit

September 2, 2019 - Ontario Hockey League (OHL) - Sarnia Sting News Release

Forward Ty Voit with Pittsburgh Penguins U15 Elite
Forward Ty Voit with Pittsburgh Penguins U15 Elite
(Sarnia Sting, Credit: Pittsburgh Penguins U15 Elite)

SARNIA, ON: Sarnia Sting General Manager Nick Sinclair announced today that the Hockey Club has received a commitment from Pennsylvania native Ty Voit.

Selected in the 5th round (89th overall) by the Sting in the 2019 Ontario Hockey League Priority Selection, the 2003 born forward brings an elite skillset to a promising young forward core. As a member of the 2018-2019 Pittsburgh Penguins Elite U15 team Voit recorded 18 points in 18 games played (8 goals, 10 assists.)

Voit was also a member of the 2019 All-American Prospects U15 team in which he had 3 goals in 6 tournament games played.

"This is a big day for our hockey club with Ty making the commitment to pursue his hockey career in Sting colours. He possesses high-end skill and the ability to make elite offensive plays with little time and space. His natural hockey instincts and I.Q. for the game will be exciting for Sting fans to watch. As Ty continues to develop and mature physically, he has the tools to be a very impactful player in the Ontario Hockey League in the years ahead. " Sinclair comments on his newest acquisition.

"I am honored to commit to such a great organization in the Sting. I would like to thank my family, coaches, and past teammates who have all helped me earn this opportunity. I would also like to thank Mr. Sinclair, Mr. Hatcher and Mr. Legwand. I am very excited to get things started here in Sarnia." comments Voit on today's commitment.

You can see the newest addition of the Sting in action when the Sting take on the Soo Greyhounds in exhibition action at Chatham Memorial Arena on Thursday, September 12. Secure your seats online here or call the Mainstreet Credit Union Sarnia Sting Box Office at 519 541 1717.

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Forward Ty Voit with Pittsburgh Penguins U15 Elite
Forward Ty Voit with Pittsburgh Penguins U15 Elite

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