USHL teams call on more California connections in Phase II of 2017 draft
More players with California ties were selected on Tuesday, May 2, during Phase II of the United States Hockey League Draft.
Phase II this year was for any player born between 1997 and 2001.
4th Round, 63rd overall
Joseph Cassetti (Pleasanton native, San Jose Jr. Sharks) – Waterloo Black Hawks
14th Round, 215th overall
Joshua Groll (San Diego native, San Diego Jr. Gulls 15U AAA) – Omaha Lancers
18th Round, 284th overall
Drake Usher (Upland native, Anaheim Jr. Ducks 16U AAA) – Youngstown Phantoms
20th Round, 320th overall
Brett Roloson (Newport Beach native) – Dubuque Fighting Saints
23rd Round, 367th overall
Mason Kohn (Del Mar native, LA Jr. Kings, San Diego Jr. Gulls, San Diego Sabers) – Muskegon Lumberjacks