Pickering, Uhrina Sign in WHL

RHA Winnipeg student-athletes Graeme Pickering and Drayden Uhrina have signed Western Hockey League (WHL) Scholarship and Development Agreements with their respective WHL teams.

Selected in the first round, 15th overall by the Red Deer Rebels at the 2024 WHL Prospects Draft, Pickering joined RHA Winnipeg ahead of the 2023/24 U15 Prep season. The St. Adolphe, MB product finished second among all U15 Prep defensemen with 36 points while adding a team high 29 assists in 27 games.

In his first season in the CSSHL, Uhrina led the RHA Winnipeg U15 Prep team with 29 assists and 51 points in 25 games, good enough for sixth in league scoring. The Victoria Royals selected the Winnipeg, MB forward in the third round, 53rd overall at the 2024 WHL Prospects Draft.