Matthew Mark Lahey
Born: October 12, 1977 (Ottawa, Ontario)
Died: April 4, 2014 (Ottawa, Ontario)
Matt Lahey was a third-line forward with the Peterborough (Ont.) Petes. With Lahey on the roster, the Petes were runners-up for the Memorial Cup in 1996, losing in four straight to the Granby (Que.) Prédateurs.
The Washington Capitals drafted the left-winger in the fifth round (No. 126 overall) of the 1996 NHL entry draft.
Lahey played a single season of professional hockey with the Columbus Chill of the East Coast Hockey League in 1998-99. He had seven goals and five assists in 25 games.
Lahey died from complications following surgery after suffering a heart attack. He was 36.