Olivier Mantha

Mantha, 20, is the veteran goalie for the Penticton Vees

  • Oct. 11, 2013 10:00 a.m.
Olivier Mantha

Olivier Mantha

Olivier Mantha is the Vees’ veteran goalie and his favourite hockey memory is playing on the best team in Quebec in minor hockey twice. It means a lot to Mantha to play for the Vees and he said he’s proud to be part of the biggest junior A team in the country. He’s thrilled to play for the city and its fans. His biggest achievement in hockey was committing to the University of Anchorage-Alaska Seawolves. His favourite team is the Montreal Canadiens and his favourite player is Patrick Roy. Mantha’s favourite movie is Miracle on Ice because to him it’s about one of the greatest pieces of hockey history. His favourite minor hockey moment was winning in the eighth overtime in a tournament.