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Cypress native, Jr. Kings grad Christy commits to NCAA Division III University of New England

June 14th, 2019

The Austin Bruins of the North American Hockey League (NAHL) are pleased to announce that Top Prospects forward Jared Christy has committed to play NCAA Division III hockey for the University of New England. Christy, 21, spent the better part of two seasons in the NAHL playing 79 total regular-season games between the Odessa Jackalopes…

California talents drafted by NA3HL, NAHL, USHL, USPHL NCDC, WHL teams

June 11th, 2019

The months of April and May signal the end of junior hockey seasons, but the beginning of the next as several leagues hold their annual drafts in those months and into June. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE In the North American 3 Hockey League Draft on April 18, Tahoe Prep Hockey Academy forward Keith Kaczmarek went…

Casey Strale continues to inspire local California hockey community

June 11th, 2019

Casey Strale lost his battle with adrenal cortical carcinoma, a rare form of cancer that affects only one or two individuals out of 1.7 million, at the age of 16 in June 2013. An avid ice and roller youth roller hockey player whose incredible work ethic and sportsmanship placed him above his peers, Casey lived…

Jr. Ducks grad York chosen California Rubber Magazine’s Junior Player of the Year

June 7th, 2019

The needle continues to point up for Cam York. A defenseman for the U.S. National Team Development Program, the Anaheim Hills native and longtime Anaheim Jr. Ducks player put together a season for the ages. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE York amassed an eye-popping 109 points between his games for the NTDP and Team USA in…

Inaugural season ‘a huge success’ for St. Mary’s program

June 4th, 2019

This time a year ago, the new hockey program at St. Mary’s High School had yet to take the ice in Stockton. A year later, and the Rams finished their first season gaining valuable experience in the NAHL Prep League and the Anaheim Ducks High School Hockey League. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE According to St….

Aliso Viejo native, California youth hockey alum Lee chooses NCAA D-III Fredonia State

May 31st, 2019

The Manitoba Junior Hockey League’s Waywayseecappo Wolverines announced recently that forward and Aliso Viejo native Gregg Lee has committed to play NCAA Division III hockey for Fredonia State University (SUNYAC). With the commitment, Lee becomes the fifth and final graduating player from the Wolverines’ 2018-19 class to further his hockey career at the university or…

THE RINKS, Great Park Ice succeeding with adult hockey

May 31st, 2019

If you have not noticed, hockey in California is growing. With the addition of the largest facility on the West Coast, Great Park Ice & FivePoint Arena, the number of new participants is increasing in all ages. While THE RINKS and Great Park Ice offer programming for youth hockey players to experience the sport, including…

Jr. Kings standout, Torrance native Rowan signs with WHL’s Pats

May 31st, 2019

The Regina Pats announced Thursday that they have signed forward Zane Rowan to a standard WHL player agreement. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE The Pats took the Torrance native with their first of three third-round picks in the 2019 WHL Bantam Draft, 61st overall. “This is an exciting day,” said Pats VP of hockey operations and…

Las Vegas product Carlo commits to NCAA D-II Franklin Pierce

May 30th, 2019

Vito Carlo left his Las Vegas home at the age of 17 to play junior hockey for the NA3HL’s Atlanta Capitals. Three years later, Carlo will be embracing a new home once again, having committed to play NCAA Division II hockey next season for Franklin Pierce University. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE Franklin Pierce is located…

Los Angeles native Anzai decides on NCAA D-III Wisconsin-River Falls

May 29th, 2019

The Jamestown Rebels of the North American Hockey League (NAHL) announced today that Top Prospects defenseman Sam Anzai has committed to play NCAA Division III hockey for the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE Anzai, 20, just completed his first season of playing in the NAHL, which was his final season of junior…