No. 1 … JAKE SMITH … 5' 11”, 193 lbs. … Born: May 1, 1995, in Oakville, Ont. … Home Town: Oakville, Ont. … 2014-15 … third-year goaltender Smith is 5-2-2-0 with a 2.74 goals-against average and .891 save percentage after six starts … 8th all-time in Battalion goaltender wins with 37 … four career shutouts, all recorded last season … 2013-14 … 23-12-4 in 39 decisions … tied Anthony Stolarz of London for 2nd in the OHL with a 2.52 goals-against average … 2012-13 … 9-6-2 in 20 appearances, including 4-3-2 in nine starts while Matej Machovsky was competing for the Czech Republic at the 2013 World Junior Championship … earned his first OHL win on Oct. 19 with 19 saves in a 4-1 victory vs. Windsor … Battalion’s first of three ninth-round choices, 169th overall, in the 2011 OHL Priority Selection from the Oakville Rangers minor midgets … 2011-12 … played the 2011-12 campaign with the Orangeville Flyers of the Ontario Junior Hockey League … six wins and five losses with a 3.23 average and .908 save percentage … played his entire minor hockey career with the Oakville Rangers, starting at minor novice … won numerous most valuable player awards with the Rangers, and member of one OMHA championship team … father, Drew, is owner and president of Healthy Fresh Vending, which is based in Oakville … mother, Lily, is an administrative assistant at Healthy Fresh Vending … older sister Samantha is an office assistant at Master Concrete in Oakville … older brother Andrew is a personal trainer at GoodLife Fitness in London and played for Team Ontario’s under-19 rugby team in 2010 … Jake played competitive soccer, rugby, golf and baseball, capturing a junior club championship at Oakville Golf Club when he was 16… favourite NHL team is the Toronto Maple Leafs and favourite player is former Leafs’ goaltender Curtis Joseph … turns 20 on May 1.
|2014-15 Regular Season||North Bay Battalion||10||27||612||225||2.65||0.893||5||2||2||1||0||0|
|2013-14 Regular Season||North Bay Battalion||42||98||2337||919||2.52||0.904||23||12||3||1||0||4|
|2012-13 Regular Season||North Bay Battalion||0||0.000|
|2012-13 Regular Season||Brampton Battalion||20||47||1095||384||2.57||0.891||9||6||0||2||0||0|
|2014 Playoffs||North Bay Battalion||22||55||1299||524||2.54||0.905||13||8||1||0||0||3|
|2013 Playoffs||Brampton Battalion||2||3||123||46||1.46||0.939||0||0||2||0||0||0|
|2013 Playoffs||North Bay Battalion||0||0.000|