Viterra Volunteer Profile: Nick Ozero, Bonnyville Pontiacs

The Alberta Junior Hockey League and Viterra are proud to recognize volunteers from each member team through the Viterra AJHL Volunteer Profile.   At the end of the regular season, one volunteer in both the Viterra AJHL North Division & Viterra AJHL South Division will be presented with the Viterra Salute to Service Award recognizing their service and commitment to the Alberta Junior Hockey League.

  • Name: Nick Ozero
  • AJHL Team: Bonnyville Pontiacs
  • Volunteer Role: Penalty Box attendant
  • Number of years volunteering with the team: 43 years, since before the team even became the Jr A Pontiacs
  • Why I volunteer: For the enjoyment of the game, and to meet all the new faces year after year
  • Occupation: Electrical contractor and farmer
  • Favourite AJHL memory: Last season with the Bonnyville Jr A Pontiacs, because the team had such a tremendous Regular Season
  • Favourite AJHL player: Mark Letestu (former Pontiac)
  • Mr. Ozero also volunteers at the Bonnyville Senior AA Pontiac games, and is a regular fixture running the box at almost all Jr A and Sr AA Pontiac games.