Meet the Oil Capitals Series

January 30, 2017

The next  player in the Meet the Oil Capitals Series has played in 40 games with the Oil Capitals this season, registering 8 points (1G, 7A) . Last year he played in 42 games for the Ridge Meadows Flames of the PIJHL, registering 13 points (13A) and had 55 PIMS.

A defenceman from Langley, British Columbia… #7 Jacob Cronin. 

He mentions that going to Cyclone Taylor Cup in 2014 with Aldergrove Kodiaks in his career highlight. His future goal is to get a Division 1 scholarship. Something that most people wouldn’t know about Cronin is that he is good at math. If he could go to dinner with any three other people in the world he would go with Mike Babcock, Bobby Orr, and Gord Downie.

 Quick Facts:

  Date of Birth: 1997/02/22

  Hometown: Langley, British Columbia

  Billets: Janice Nylin

  Position: Defence

  Parents:  TSusan and Michael Cronin


  Food: Steak

  T.V. Dexter

  Pre-game meal: Pasta/Chicken

  Singer: Dean Brody

  Movie: Batman

  Music: Country

  Hobbies: Golf 

  Movie: The Big Lebowski

  Athlete: Shea Weber

  Pro sports team: Chicago Blackhawks