North Bay Battalion Player of the Week

Your North Bay Battalion Player of the Week is JAKE HENDERSON

No. 22 … JAKE HENDERSON … 6’3”, 209 lbs. … Born: Feb. 12, 1997, in St. Louis, Missouri … Home Town: St. Louis, Missouri … 2017-18 … overage right winger Henderson has seven goals and 14 assists for 21 points in 45 games with North Bay and Kitchener … one goal and one assist in six games with the Troops … made his Battalion debut Jan. 11 in 3-2 OT win vs. Owen Sound …  acquired Jan. 9 from Kitchener Rangers with a 10th-round pick in the 2021 OHL Priority Selection for an 8th-round choice in 2019 … six goals and 14 assists for 20 points in 40 games with the Rangers … 2016-17 … six goals and 17 assists for 23 points in 64 games … voted most popular player by Rangers’ teammates … 2015-16 … eight goals and 10 assists for 18 points in 58 games during his rookie campaign with Kitchener … 2014-15 … played two seasons with the Omaha Lancers of the United States Hockey League, totaling 11 goals and 23 assists for 34 points in 108 games … Kitchener’s 9th-round choice, 173rd overall, in 2013 OHL Priority Selection from the St. Louis Blues under-16 team that was coached by former NHL star Keith Tkachuk … father Paul is a retired firefighter … mother Sara, who has seven brothers and sisters, is a registered nurse … younger sister Sam is a freshman at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau and plans to be a veterinarian … Jake played select soccer and baseball … turns 21 on Feb. 12.

 

101.9 ROCK Wants To Know…

 

Favourite NHL Team…St. Louis Blues

Pre-Game Ritual…Chill out by myself

Favourite Hockey Player Growing Up… Keith Tkachuk

Favourite Thing About North Bay…The snow

Work Out Jam…AC/DC

Favourite Movie…Anything with Mark Whalberg