Wayway grad McLeod one of 12 former CJHLers in Cup final

Former Wayway Wolverine Cody McLeod has a chance to sip from the Stanley Cup as his Nashville Predators face defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins.

McLeod, who hails from Binscarth, played the 2000-01 season in Wayway, appearing in 59 games (27-29-56). The next season he moved on to Portland Winterhawks. McLeod, who turns 33 in June, has played the majority of his NHL career with Colorado Avalanche before signing with Nashville.

The other CJHL grads to play in this year’s Stanley Cup are as follows:


Name Postion Team CJHL Team League
Ryan Johansen*   F Nashville Penticton Vees BCHL
Colton Sissons   F Nashville Westside Warriors BCHL
James Neal   F Nashville Bowmanville Eagles OJHL
Harry Zolnierczyk   F Nashville Alberni Valley Bulldogs BCHL
Matt Irwin   D Nashville Nanaimo Clippers BCHL
Cody McLeod   F Nashville Waywayseecappo Wolverines MJHL
Mike Fisher   F Nashville Peterborough Jr. Petes OJHL
Justin Schultz   D Pittsburgh Westside Warriors BCHL
Chris Kunitz   F Pittsburgh Melville Millionaires SJHL
Scott Wilson   F Pittsburgh Georgetown Raiders OJHL
Trevor Daley   D Pittsburgh Vaughan Vipers OJHL
Carter Rowney   F Pittsburgh Grand Prairie Storm AJHL
* Injured