Some exciting news for Okotoks Oiler, Quinn Olson, who has been ranked in the NHL Central Scout's Players To Watch List.

Olson says he's passionate about hockey, and intends to continue playing with the Oilers and into his post secondary education.

"Recently, I committed to the University of Minnesota Duluth, so I have the option of going there next year or the year after. If I go in two years, I'll play with the Okotoks Oilers again next year, if not, I'll play in college next year," he said.

It is anticipated Olson will go anywhere from round four through seven in this year's NHL draft, and is currently ranked as a 'C' level skater.

He says the town of Okotoks is a great community to build his hockey career, with great coaching, fans and athletic training.

"It's been awesome. The coaching staff is top notch, our athletic trainer is awesome, great fan base, and it's just an awesome town to play in," said Olson.

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