The Pontiac native hockey player from Vinton sector of the municipality Litchfield, Quinn O’Brien, has recently been appointed as this year’s captain of the University of Ottawa’s Gee-Gees hockey team.
This will be his fourth year playing for the Gee-Gee’s, and his first year wearing the captain title. Prior to play for the University of Ottawa, O’Brien played for the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies and the Charlottetown Islanders in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Last year, for the Gee-Gees, he collected 3 goals and 3 assists in 20 games. The Gee-Gees are coming back from a tour of Germany where they played 3 games. They will play their first pre-season game this week against the University of Windsor.