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Three Rangers and a former Waterloo Wolves player drafted into the NHL

Mascherin, Damiani, Vallati and Hoelscher were all drafted Saturday
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Three members of the Kitchener Rangers were drafted into the National Hockey League on Saturday.

Winger Adam Mascherin was a fourth round pick (100th overall) of the Dallas Stars.

Mascherin was a second round pick of the Florida Panthers in 2016, but never signed with the team.

Dallas also drafted Rangers centre Riley Damiani in the fifth round (137th overall).

Also going in the fifth round, blueliner Giovanni Vallati, who the Winnipeg Jets took at 153.

Elora's Mitchell Hoelscher, who plays for the Ottawa 67's, was a sixth round pick (172nd overall) of the New Jersey Devils.

Hoelscher played his minor hockey in Waterloo.


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