REGINA -- The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced today they have signed all four of their 2012 Canadian Draft picks.
Non-import offensive lineman Ben Heenan, non-import linebacker Samuel Hurl, non-import linebacker Kevin Regimbald-Gagne and non-import wide receiver Ismael Bamba have agreed to contracts.
Financial details of the signings were not released.
Heenan (6’4 – 310) was selected by the Riders with the first overall selection in the 2012 Canadian Draft. The offensive lineman spent four seasons at the University of Saskatchewan where he helped the Huskies to three Canada West regular season titles and four straight playoff appearances.
While with the Huskies, Heenan picked up a number of CIS Awards including 2008 Canada West Rookie of the Year; 2010 and 2011 Canada West All-Star; 2010 First Team CIS All-Canadian; 2011 Second Team All-Canadian and played in the East-West Shrine Game.
Prior to joining the U of S, the Grand Coulee native was a standout offensive lineman at Sheldon Williams high school in Regina.
|1||Stampeders via OTT||OL||Lavertu, Pierre|
|2||Blue Bombers||OL||Goossen, Matthias|
|3||Argonauts via EDM||RB||Coombs, Anthony|
|4||REDBLACKS via MTL||DB||Pruneau, Antoine|
|5||Alouettes via OTT via BC||OL||Foucault, David|
|6||Eskimos via TOR||WR||Bailey, Devon|
|8||Tiger-Cats via SSK via HAM||LB||Landry, Beau|
|9||Tiger-Cats via SSK||DL||Gill, Evan|