Five Six Nations players taken in NLL Draft

Marshall Powless was the first talent from Six Nations to get taken off the board when he was selected seventh overall by the Saskatchewan Rush. (Submitted Photo)

By Josh Giles Writer This year’s NLL Draft had a lot of different elements. The first being that it would be a virtual draft, so there would be no players in attendance, and everyone would see the picks from home. There was also a new element added to the draft. Players, who are eligible, don’t have to play in the upcoming season. Teams can wait an extra season to see their picks play for them. Upon the 93 players selected on Thursday night, five of them were from Six Nations, and spread out all across the rounds. To start off in the first round there was Marshall Powless. The younger brother of Johnny Powless was selected two spots where Johnny found himself in the 2011 Draft. Being selected number seven…

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