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Brittany Hart Named New Director of Social Media and Communications

Posted on June 9, 2019

The Neutral Zone Family is pleased to announce the hiring of Brittany Hart as the Director of Social Media and Communications. Ms. Hart holds a Strategic Communications Degree from Bridgewater St. Brittany comes to Neutral Zone with two years of experience in Tier 3 Junior Hockey with the EHL (Eastern Hockey League). In her two…

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Mikey Stenberg commits to Penn State

Posted on May 2, 2019

Mikey Stenberg commits to Penn State When Mike Stenberg committed to play hockey for the Nittany Lions, it turned some heads as the Needham, Massachusetts native and Thayer Academy eighth grader seemed an obvious addition to a local school. The late 2004 is one of the most athletic players in all of NE Prep hockey….

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Vincent Nardone Commits to University of Nebraska Omaha

Posted on February 17, 2019

Vincent Nardone has committed to the University of Nebraska Omaha and is set to hit the ice for the 2020-2021 season. Vincent is an excellent skater and can be used in multiple situations on the ice. The Quebec native comes from a family filled with hockey fans: “I was about 3 years old and I…

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Colton Young Commits to Colgate University

Posted on February 14, 2019

Colton Young is a 2019-2020 recruit to Colgate University that thrives in the offensive zone. He has shown impressive stickhandling skills, creativity, and a quick and powerful shot. Colton tells us about his recruiting journey: “The NCAA recruitment process presented a lot of different options. The main two, which I visited were the University of…

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Ty Gallagher Commits to Miami (Ohio)

Posted on February 14, 2019

Ty Gallagher has committed to Miami University of Ohio for the 2022-2023 season. Ty has done well this season, getting an ‘A’ grade in our last three reports of him. NZ scouts have described him as an offensive defenseman with a well rounded skill set. The Michigan native told us how he started playing: “When…

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Jared Wescott Commits to Penn State

Posted on February 5, 2019

Jared Westcott has committed to Penn State and is set to hit the ice as a Nittany Lion for the 2020-2021 season. Jared has shown us that he is not only able be a playmaker but also put the puck in the net. Netting two clutch goals in two games that NZ scouts attended; vs…

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Jon Russell Commits to Brown University

Posted on January 31, 2019

Jon Russell has committed to Brown University for the 2019-2020 season. NZ scouts have described Jon as a simple and disciplined player that makes the players around him better. He has a strong skill set and knows his strengths.  Jon tells us about the first time he laced up ice skates: “I started playing hockey…

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Brodie McDougall Commits to Bowling Green

Posted on November 13, 2018

Brodie McDougall, a 6’4″ winger out of Newmarket, Ontario playing in the OJHL as a 17 year old, has committed to Bowling Green State University. Our scouts have described Brodie as a power forward with a big frame that allows him to be physical in the corners and protect the puck.  NCAA hockey was not…

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Albin Nilsson Commits to Providence College

Posted on November 6, 2018

Albin Nilsson has committed to Providence College for the 2019-2020 season. A Swedish native, he is currently playing in the USHL for the Sioux City Musketeers. NZ scouts have noted Albin for his toughness and his ability to see the ice well.   Albin tells us how he started playing, “My whole family is a…

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USPHL Premier: Chicago Showcase Top 80

Posted on October 22, 2018

Neutral Zone was in attendance for the USPHL Premier Chicago Showcase being hosted at Canlan Ice Center and Leaf’s Ice Center in Romeoville and West Dundee, IL respectively. The quality of play was mixed, with some very competitive games on one end of the spectrum and some mind-boggling blowouts on the other end of the…

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