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Four local players taken in CFL Draft

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Three Laurier Golden Hawks were selected in the 2018 CFL Draft held on Thursday night.

Defensive back Godfrey Onyeka was the first to go. He was a second round pick of Edmonton (10th overall).

Defensive back Isaiah Guzylak-Messam was drafted in the fourth round by the B.C. Lions.

B.C. also picked defensive lineman Rashari Henry in the sixth round.

Ben Koczwara was the only University of Waterloo player to be picked. The offensive lineman was an eighth round selection of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.