Showcase Speaker Announcement – Brennan Saulnier
Brennan Saulnier will be a guest speaker and coach at our 2019 Spring Hockey Showcase. Brennan is a local Halifax product and grew up playing with the Hawks minor hockey association. He comes from a hockey family, with his sister Jill playing for the Canadian Women’s National team.
After minor hockey, Brennan joined the Halifax Titans (Macs) Major Midget program. He was then drafted by the South Shore Lumberjacks of the Maritime Hockey League. He spent two seasons in the MHL, playing with South Shore, Pictou, and Woodstock, before being traded to the Fort McMurray Oil Barrons of the Alberta Junior Hockey League. After playing in the AJHL, he earned a scholarship to play NCAA Division I hockey for the University of Alabama-Huntsville. He scored 56 points in 119 games during his 4 years with the Chargers.
After finishing up his university hockey career in the spring of 2018, Brennan joined the Atlanta Gladiators of the ECHL and then attended the Montreal Canadians rookie camp. Most recently, for the 2018-2019 hockey season, he played his first year of professional hockey in Sweden.