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Windsor Spitfires Sign 2022 OHL Priority Selection 1st Rounder Anthony Cristoforo to an OHL Standard Player Agreement

Windsor Spitfires Sign 2022 OHL Priority Selection 1st Rounder Anthony Cristoforo to an OHL Standard Player Agreement

Cristoforo signing

May 20, 2022

WINDSOR, ON –

The Windsor Spitfires announced today that 2022 first round selection Anthony Cristoforo has signed an Ontario Hockey League standard player agreement with the Hockey Club and is set to suit up for the Red, White and Navy in the 2022-23 season.

Cristoforo is a 5 foot 11 and 175lbs defenceman from Woodbridge, Ontario.

With the 22nd overall selection in the 2022 Ontario Hockey League Draft, the Windsor Spitfires claimed the rights to a skilled defenceman in the 2006 born draft class.

The Toronto Jr Canadien player had a fantastic 2021-22 season. Cristoforo collected 78 points including 15 goals and 63 assists in sixty-five games.

“I am very excited, words can’t describe how happy I am.” Cristoforo said. “I am honoured and can’t wait to start the year.”

“Anthony is reliable, consistent player with a high hockey IQ.” Said GM Bill Bowler. “His competitiveness and leadership qualities is why today’s signing is so promising for our organization.”

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For media inquires, please contact:

Nick Welsh
Communications & Media Coordinator
Windsor Spitfires Hockey Club
WFCU Centre
8787 McHugh Street Windsor, Ontario
N8S 0A1
P. 519-254-5000 ext 221
Email: Social@windsorspitfires.com

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