Wisconsin High School Hockey Standout Commits to UMass Lowell

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  UMass Lowell and Head Coach Norm Bazin recently received a commitment from 3.75-star prospect Chase Blackmun, a 6-foot, 185-pound, right-shot defenseman out of Hudson, Wisconsin. In a time of single sport specialization, early commitments and the erosion of high school hockey; Chase goes against nearly every modern hockey movement.  He stayed at his local …

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Bross heads east to join UMass Boston

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UMass Boston (NEHC) recently received a commitment from 3.25-star prospect Zack Bross from the Minot Minotauros of the NAHL. The 6’0”, 195-lb. ’96 born forward hails from Weldon Spring, Missouri and is a veteran grab for the Beacons and coach Peter Belisle. Bross is a mature, strong and smart player with a high compete level …

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10 Misconceptions among Hockey Prospects

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  “If you’re good enough, coaches can get you into their school”  Misconception:  Regardless of a players academic performance, college coaches can get players into schools if they are good enough at hockey. Reality: NCAA Hockey Coaches are a part of the athletic office of their school which is entirely separate from the admissions office. …

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Hard Work Pays Off: The Paul Cotter Story

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  Pulling into the driveway of his Canton, MI home, a 4-year-old Paul Cotter noticed something across the street; a boy, playing road hockey with a stick and ball. The rest, as the saying goes, was history. From that moment on, Paul Cotter knew that he wanted to play hockey. He told his parents, and …

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