Steve West (ice hockey)

Steve West (born March 20, 1952) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey forward. Born in Peterborough, Ontario, West played 142 games in the World Hockey Association with the Michigan Stags, Baltimore Blades, Houston Aeros and Winnipeg Jets.

Steve West
Born (1952-03-20) March 20, 1952 (age 69)
Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight 165 lb (75 kg; 11 st 11 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
Played for Michigan Stags
Baltimore Blades

Houston Aeros
Winnipeg Jets
National team  Canada
NHL Draft 92nd overall, 1972
Minnesota North Stars
WHA Draft Undrafted
Playing career 1970–1981

PersonalEdit

His daughter, Sommer West, was a Canadian Olympic softball player at the 2000 Summer Olympics[1] and played for over a decade in the Canadian Women's Hockey League.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.canoe.ca/2000GamesBiosN2Z/west.html
  2. ^ Weigand, Sue (2008-10-24). "Sommer West inducted into sports hall of fame". The Orono Weekly Times.

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Preceded by
Jim Wiley
CHL Leading Scorer
1976–77
Succeeded by
Doug Palazzari