COLUMBUS, OHIO The Columbus Blue Jackets have added eight players, including incoming Colgate freshman Thomas Larkin, to their Development Camp roster, club General Manager Scott Howson announced June 28.
TORONTO -- The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Tuesday that the teams prospect camp will be held from July 5 to July 10. The group consisting of two goaltenders, nine defencemen, and 14 forwards will congregate in Toronto to prepare for six days of activities. All seven of the Leafs 2009 draft choices, including Rensselaer incoming freshman Jerry D'Amigo, will be in attendance.
MONTREAL, Que. -- Colgate incoming freshmen Jeremy Price (Milton, Ont.) and Thomas Larkin (London, England) were both selected in the NHL Entry Draft on Saturday, June 27, in Montreal. Price was selected 113th overall while Larkin was the 137th pick.
HANOVER, N.H. - Dustin Walsh, an incoming forward at Dartmouth, was taken by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. The 6-foot-2 centerman spent the past season tearing up the OJHL, posting a team-high 63 points in 44 games for the Kingston Voyageurs, including 32 goals. Walsh was chosen as the 169th pick in the sixth round.
The Montreal Canadiens knew that Harvard incoming freshman Louis Leblanc was their man it was not by accident that they had the Pointe Claire-native centreman's name on a jersey when they made him their first-round choice tonight at the Bell Centre in the NHL entry draft.
Montreal, Quebec -- Princeton mens hockey incoming freshman Michael Sdao was selected in the seventh round of the National Hockey League Draft on Saturday. A defenseman from Niwot, Colo., Sdao was chosen in the seventh round by Ottawa with the 191st pick.
MONTREAL, QUE. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) men's hockey recruits Brandon Pirri and Jerry D'Amigo have been chosen in the 2009 National Hockey League (NHL) Draft. Pirri was selected 59th overall (2nd round) third highest in school history by the Chicago Blackhawks, while D'Amigo was chosen 158th overall (6th round) by the Toronto Maple Leafs.
JOHNSON CITY - Jerry D'Amigo has logged his share of eventful weekends. After all, this is a young hockey player, now 18 years old, who has already traveled overseas for tournaments in Sweden, Russia and Slovakia.
The fact that David Valek was born in the hockey hinterlands of Orem, Utah, is just one step in his long, winding road to what he hopes will be the NHL. Valek, a right wing with the U.S. National Team Development Program, has had more addresses in his 18 years than most people will have in a lifetime.
There once was a time that nearly all NCAA Division I hockey players were Canadians. Very few of them had NHL aspirations or ability, but they used their hockey talent to secure a free college education that prepared them well for life after hockey.
ITHACA, N.Y. -- Former Cornell standouts William Duthie '71 and Jason Elliot '98 are among 12 individuals who have been selected for induction into the Cornell University Athletic Hall of Fame at the 32nd annual ceremonies to be held Friday, Oct. 9, on the Cornell campus. After this year's class is inducted, the membership in the Hall will stand at 510.
HANOVER, N.H. -- Dartmouth men's hockey coach Bob Gaudet announced his team's recruits for the upcoming season as well as the schedule that will hopefully see the Big Green back in the hunt for an ECAC Hockey title.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. Rensselaer incoming freshman Jerry D'Amigo (Binghamton, N.Y.) is among a group of 43 players from 18 states who have been invited to the 2009 U.S. National Junior Evaluation Camp in Lake Placid, N.Y., which runs from Aug. 7-15, as announced today by USA Hockey.
COLUMBUS, OHIO Rensselaer goaltender Allen York and former St. Lawrence standout Brock McBride are among a group of 24 players who will participate in the Columbus Blue Jackets' Development Camp June 29 through July 3.
Featuring games against teams from the other five NCAA conferences along with the 22-game ECAC Hockey slate, the 2009-10 schedule promises to be another challenging season for the Clarkson University Mens Hockey team.