Central Division - The OHL Academic Player of the Month for December in the Central Division is defenseman Dougie Hamilton of the Niagara IceDogs. Hamilton, 17, a native of Toronto, Ontario is a Grade 12 student at Governor Simcoe Secondary School in St. Catharines. IceDogs Academic Advisor Tim Tope had this to say about Dougie, “Dougie continues to not only be an emerging star on the ice but also one of the top grade 12 students in the entire school board. He maintains a 94% average.” Eligible for the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, Hamilton will be competing in the 2011 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game at Air Canada Centre January 18-19.
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