April 8, 2011

Another Buzzer To Cornell

Patrick McCarron (6, 1", 174), a 1994-born defenseman with St. Michael's (OJHL) has committed to the Big Red for 2012 or 2013. Patrick scored three goals and had seven assists in 38 games with St. Mike's this season.

In February, Patrick appeared in this N.Y. Times article on the NCAA/CHL battle for recruits.

Welcome to Cornell, Patrick.

April 7, 2011

McCarron Named POTW

John McCarron was named the USHL's offensive Player of the Week. John scored three goals and pitched in with two assists in Lincoln's weekend series.

April 6, 2011

Central Scouting Teases With Top-10 Lists

NHL Central Scouting has ranked the top-10 players in 6 regions: the 3 major junior leagues, USA East, USA West, and Canadian Junior/Midget. In USA East, Philippe Hudon and Stephen Miller made the list, while Joel Lowry made the Canadian Junior/Midget list.

Vernon Wins Fred Page Cup

Vernon won its third straight BCHL championship with a 5-4 win over top-seeded Powell River on Tuesday. The Vipers swept the series against the Kings and will move on to the Doyle Cup against the winner of the Alberta JHL championship (Spruce Grove currently leads Camrose 3 games to 1).

John Knisley scored 3 goals and had 3 assists in his 14 playoff games, which included a 3rd-Star performance in game 3 when he scored the game-winning goal unassisted.