EHL TIER III NEWS FLASHES

 

Tim Sestak Commits to Hobart College


Tim Sestak of the New York Apple Core has committed to Hobart College for the Fall of 2016. The 6'1" 185 lb goalie from Darien Connecticut  had a .915 save percentage in 36 games. Tim trained very hard in the off season and his high level of play was noticed in the beginning of the year. He was consistent throughout the season elevating  his game to the next level. Tim has good size and is a great competitor. His crease movement is excellent and handles the puck well. He played at New Hampton Prep before joining the Apple Core program. This was his second season playing in the EHL. Tim is an excellent student and his athletic ability will be an asset at the college level.
 

Sean Munzing Commits to Frankin Pierce University


Sean Munzing of the New York Apple Core has committed to Franklin Pierce University for the Fall of 2016. The 6'1" 180 lb defensemen from Beverly Massachusetts improved throughout the season. He was a plus 1 in his last 9 games before an injury caused him to miss the final 7 games of the season. Sean is steady in his own end of the ice and plays physical along the boards. He worked very hard to improve his positional play in the neutral zone and passes the puck well. Sean does a good job on the penalty kill and makes solid decisions moving the puck out of the zone on breakouts. He played at Hebron Academy before coming to the Apple Core organization. Sean's style of play will fit in well at the college level.
 

Kieran Hurley Commits to Stevenson University


Kieran Hurley of the New York Apple Core has committed to Stevenson University for the Fall of 2016. The 6ft 165lb forward from Long Beach New York scored 5 goals and 4 assists for 9 points. Kieran played on both the power play and penalty kill units. He was the teams top penalty killing forward. Kieran did a great job blocking shots and clearing pucks out of the zone. His improvement was noticed throughout the season. Played center for most of the year and had a strong second half of the season. He has good hands and sees the ice well. Kieran is a strong skater and has a good work ethic. He played last season with the Apple Core MET league team. This was his first year playing in the EHL.
 

Noah Wild Commits to University of Southern Maine


Noah Wild of the New York Apple Core has committed to the University of Southern Maine for the Fall if 2016. The 6 ft. 192 lb forward from Wading River New York lead the team in scoring with 4 goals and 17 assists for 21 points. Noah is a solid two way center and is very good on faceoffs. He has good hands and sees the ice well. Noah had to overcome an injury early in the year and rebounded well playing his best hockey in the second half of the season. He can tip and deflect shots well from in front of the net and is a strong skater. This was Noah's first season with the Apple Core program and he was the teams captain. His style of play projects well for the college level.
 

Chris Pearson commits to SUNY Morrisville


Chris Pearson of the New York Apple Core has committed to SUNY Morrisville for the fall of 2016. The 6'2" 200 LB defensemen from Ottawa Ontario scored 3 goals and 4 assists in 29 games this season. Chris is a consistent two way defensemen and moves the puck well. He has a good shot from the point and can play physical in his own end of the ice. Chris has improved his foot work and positional play throughout the season. He was elected as one of the teams alternate captains and has been a good leader in the locker room. Chris played juniors in Ontario last season before making the move to the Apple Core program this season. His style of play projects well at the college level.