The 5th annual Bantam Draft for the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League was held on Friday, May 31st during the SJHL League Meetings in Nipawin.
All 12 teams had personnel gathered hoping to draft the best available 2004-born players that will impact their roster in the next few years.
The Estevan Bruins had eight picks entering the 2019 Draft, with the first pick coming 10th overall.
ROUND 1 (10th overall) - McKALE PAUL - DEFENCE (Swift Current Bantam AA) - July 15th, 2004 - Hometown: Swift Current
Paul tallied 27 points (13G, 14A) and added 102 PIM in 31 games for Swift Current in Bantam AA in 18/19.
ROUND 2 (18th overall) - PARKER LALONDE - FORWARD (Warman Wildcats Bantam AA) - January 22nd, 2004 - Hometown: Aberdeen
Lalonde tallied 50 points (24G, 26A) in 31 games for the Warman Wildcats in Bantam AA in 18-19. Lalonde added 10 points (6G, 4A) in 5 playoff games.
ROUND 4 (38th overall) - CARTER DERENIWSKY - FORWARD (Yorkton Maulers Midget AAA) - February 27th, 2004 - Hometown: Canora
Dereniwsky tallied 25 points (8G, 17A) in 41 games with the Yorkton Maulers in the SMHL in 18-19. He was also picked in the 2nd round by the Victoria Royals in the WHL Bantam Draft.
ROUND 4 (41st overall) - SETH DRAGAN - FORWARD (Saskatoon Generals Bantam AA) - January 21st, 2004 - Hometown: Saskatoon
Dragan tallied 31 points (12G, 19A) in 31 games and added 64 PIM with the Saskatoon Generals in Bantam AA in 18-19.
ROUND 5 (51st overall) - BEN SCHMIDT - FORWARD (Prairie Storm Bantam AA) - June 25th, 2004 - Hometown: Southey
ROUND 6 (62nd overall) - NOLAN FLAMAND - FORWARD (Saskatoon Blazers Bantam AA) - January 12th, 2004 - Hometown: Saskatoon
ROUND 6 (63rd overall) - JAMES VENNE - GOALIE (Saskatoon Outlaws Bantam AA) - January 5th, 2004 - Hometown: Saskatoon
ROUND 6 (66th overall) - BRADY BYE - DEFENCE (Prairie Storm Bantam AA) - August 4th, 2004 - Hometown: White City
ESTEVAN BRUINS PREVIOUS BANTAM DRAFT PICKS
Turner McMillen - F (Round 1, 10th overall)
Blake Heward - D (Round 4, 45th overall)
Drayden Ramage - G (Round 5, 57th overall)
Cole Sillinger - F (Round 6, 69th overall)
Cal Caragata - F (Round 1, 3rd overall)
Johnny Carmichael - F (Round 1, 9th overall)
Lucius Schmidt - D (Round 4, 47th overall)
Nicholas Steciuk - F (Round 5, 57th overall)
Robert Pizzey - F (Round 5, 58th overall)
Damion Lindskog - G (Round 6, 66th overall)
Cody Davis - F (Round 6, 69th overall)
Dylan Hull - D (Round 1, 8th overall)
Eric Houk - F (Round 2, 20th overall)
Jack Michell - D (Round 4, 44th overall)
Kyler Douglas - D (Round 1, 3rd overall)
Austin King-Cunningham - D (Round 1, 11th overall)
Connor Hayward - D (Round 2, 15th overall)
Kade Eger - F (Round 3, 27th overall)
Devan Harrison - D (Round 4, 39th overall)
Tyler Brazeau - F (Round 5, 51st overall)