Leading up to the 2013 WHL Draft on May 2 in Calgary, AB, the WHL will feature one-on-one interviews with top bantam age prospects. This week we feature Dante Fabbro, a defenseman with the Burnaby Winter Club Bruins Bantam AAA team.
2013 WHL Draft Profile – Dante Fabbro
Burnaby Winter Club Bruins Bantam AAA
What do you enjoy most about hockey?
I like competing against the best players, playing in the big games and being with my teammates.
How would you describe yourself as a hockey player?
I would like to think I’m a defensively sound and mobile defenceman with offensive abilities.
What hockey player do you look up to the most?
What hockey player do you hope to play like one day?
I would like to play like Morgan Rielly. I like his style of play.
What are you goals in hockey?
I’ve always enjoy watching the World Juniors at Christmas time. My goals are to play one day for Team Canada and play in the NHL.
What school are you currently attending? What is your favourite school subject?
Centennial Secondary School. My favorite subject is PE.
What hobbies do you have outside of hockey?
Golfing with my dad and friends, waterskiing, and training.
What is your nickname?
What is your most cherished hockey memory?
Winning the Western Canadian Bantam Championships in 2012.
What do you think will be the next big hockey moment in your life?
To make Team BC (which will play in the 2013 Western Canada U16 Challenge Cup).