WHL Next Generation is a multi-part series highlighting a handful of the future stars of the Western Hockey League. From first-round bantam draft picks to later-blooming selections, get to know the names of players set to establish themselves as the newest crop of exciting talent to grace the WHL. From November 2 through January 15, hear directly from the incoming rookie class of 2020-21.
Rylen Roersma – Brandon Wheat Kings
Hometown: Lethbridge, Alta.
Weight: 181 pounds
Draft: Brandon Wheat Kings – Round 1, 16th overall (2019)
2019-20: Lethbridge Hurricanes U18 AAA (AMHL) – 9-13–23 points