Jets tab 18 players in 3HL Entry Draft

WATERFORD, MI – The Metro Jets drafted 18 players in Thursday’s North American 3 Hockey League Entry Draft, with 17 of the 18 players being Michigan natives.

Position-wise, the Jets selected 10 forwards, six defensemen and two goaltenders.

The complete list is below:

1st round, 3rd overall – Trevor Hillman, D, Detroit Falcons U16

1st round, 4th overall – Justin Shureb, F, Livonia Stevenson High School

2nd round, 20th overall – Mike MacKinnon, F, Yellowstone Quake

3rd round, 36th overall – Mike Pattullo, G, Bozeman Icedogs

4th round, 52nd overall – Tim Perks, F, OxfordHigh School

5th round, 68th overall – Jacob Theut, G, Warren De La Salle High School

7th round, 100th overall – John Baker, F, Yellowstone Quake

8th round, 116th overall – Sean Campbell, D, Capital Centre Pride

10th round, 148th overall – Chris Hellebuyck, F, Lansing Capitals U18

11th round, 164th overall – Mike Walter, D, Motor City Metal Jackets U18

12th round, 180th overall – Tyler Hughes, D, Port Huron Northern High School

13th round, 196th overall – Chad Frost, D, Clarkston High School

14th round, 212th overall – Jared Smith, D, Port Huron Northern High School

16th round, 244th overall – Joey Emery, F, Southgate Anderson High School

17th round, 260th overall – Connor Lyons, F, Orchard Lake St. Mary’s High School

18th round, 276th overall – Cam Kwaiser, F, Grand Rapids Catholic Central High School

19th round, 292nd overall – Tim Wlodkowski, F, Boston Jr. Blackhawks

20th round, 317th overall – Steve Klisz, F, Livonia Churchill High School

Check back next week for a more detailed recap of all of Metro’s 2011 draft picks with comments from Jets head coach Jason Cirone.