The Jr. Sharks continue to advance players to the next level and this spring and summer was no different. Players from our Tier program advanced to junior and college hockey this summer. Here is a complete list of players and where they will be going:
Morgan Kelly (18AAA)- Morgan was invited to Wilkes-Barre Scanton Knights Training Camp in August with hopes of cracking their roster. The Knights are in the NAHL. Morgan has played 5 years of AAA hockey.
Will Donald (18AAA)- Will was drafted by the Springfield Jr. Blues (NAHL) and made their team out of their summer tryout camp. Will has played AAA the past 3 seasons in San Jose after moving here from Washington.
Guillame Bose (18AAA)- Guillame signed a contract with the Northern Cyclones of the NCDC. The NCDC is a new Tier 1 league on the east coast. Guillame has played AAA the past 2 seasons.
Shawn Horner (18AAA)- Shawn signed a contract with the New Hampshire Avalanche of the EHL. The Avalance's Head Coach was previously in Hartford and has sent multiple Jr. Sharks to NCAA Hockey. Shawn has played AAA the past 6 seasons.
Sage Zonner (18AAA)- Sage was accepted to and will be attend Xavier University where he will play club hockey. Sage has played AAA the past 2 seasons.
Matthew Durst (18AAA)- Matthew will be attending Middlebury College on a track scholarship. Matthew spent the last 6 years playing AAA.
Weston Goodman (18AAA)- Weston has offers from multiple Tier 3 teams and hopes to pick a team in the coming weeks. Wes played his first year of AAA this past season after moving to NorCal from So Cal.
Cameron Ward (18AAA)- Cameron will be attending Arizona State University where he hopes to play Club hockey with his brother Aidan. Cameron spent the last 5 years playing AAA.
Jeff Payne (18AAA)- Jeff will be attending Grand Canyon University in the Fall and playing ACHA Hockey. Jeff spent the last 2 seasons playing AAA.
Mark Gaynor (18AAA)- Mark will be attending the University of Colorado Boulder and playing ACHA Club hockey. Mark spent the last 5 years playing AAA hockey.
Salomon Aaberg (18AAA/18AA)- Salomon signed with the Binghamton Jr. Senators in the NA3HL. Salomon came to the Jr. Sharks from Sweden last season and played 1 year of a mixed 18AA and 18AAA schedule.
Congratulations to all the players advancing and best of luck at the next level!