Princeton Hockey Alumnus Mark Milley Nominated for Army’s Chief of Staff

Princeton hockey alumni General Mark Milley was nominated for the Army’s chief of staff on May 13.

“He not only has plenty of operational and joint experience in Afghanistan, in Iraq and on the Joint Staff, but he also has the intellect and vision to lead change throughout the Army,” Defense Secretary Ashton Carter told the Army Times.

Per the Army Times, Milley will be the first Army chief of staff with an undergraduate Ivy League degree.

Milley will replace Ray Odierno, who’s retiring, if the senate approves the selection. Continue reading Princeton Hockey Alumnus Mark Milley Nominated for Army’s Chief of Staff

Josh Teves Earns RBC National Junior A Scholarship

Princeton hockey recruit Josh Teves was named the RBC National Junior A Scholarship recipient, Hockey Canada announced on Wednesday.

The scholarship rewards players who’v excelled in academics and community service. Teves, who was selected out of 10 finalists in the CJHL, will receive $5,000. Fernie Ghostriders of Canada’s Junior B league and joined the Centennials this season.  Continue reading Josh Teves Earns RBC National Junior A Scholarship

Princeton Hockey Alumni Kevin Crane, Zane Kalemba Form Development Group To Give Back To N. J. Youth Hockey

Kevin Crane
Kevin Crane (Photo courtesy of Kevin Crane/D1 Development Group)

It’s been five years since Zane Kalemba and Kevin Crane pulled on orange and black jerseys for Princeton hockey. But the pair, along with former Division I players Chris Atkinson, Mike Atkinson, Anthony Yelovich and Luke Popko, still gather every summer to play hockey for the Rockets.

They also play with John Dinorcia, Jim Elia and Tom Wisloff, youth hockey coaches who instructed some of the former Division I players. Continue reading Princeton Hockey Alumni Kevin Crane, Zane Kalemba Form Development Group To Give Back To N. J. Youth Hockey

Princeton Recruit Joey Fallon Tendered By Lone Star Brahmas

Princeton hockey recruit Joey Fallon was tendered by the Lone Star Brahmas of the NAHL, the team announced on Thursday.

“I really liked everything that coach [Dan] Wildfong said. He won coach of the year so I knew I would be in good hands,” Fallon said in the release. “Everyone’s really is a winner and that’s what I want to be surrounded by. It’s my last year of juniors so I really want to win.” Continue reading Princeton Recruit Joey Fallon Tendered By Lone Star Brahmas

Princeton Recruit Jack Adams Selected By Fargo Force

The Fargo Force selected Princeton hockey recruit Jack Adams in the USHL Phase II draft on Tuesday.

Adams was selected with the fourth pick of the fifth round, the 69th overall pick of Phase II. The ’97 forward just completed his junior year with Malden Catholic.  Continue reading Princeton Recruit Jack Adams Selected By Fargo Force

Austin Shaw Shines With Wichita Falls After Fighting His Way Onto The Team

When Wichita Falls played at Lone Star this year, Austin Shaw was in goal. The game was in Dallas, in an arena packed with around 3,000 fans banging bells corralled in by steel walls.

“It’s so loud and the atmosphere and the pressure, I think that’s been the biggest adjustment. Just being able to push everything else aside and focus on the team and what you’re doing and be able to focus at the task at hand,” Shaw said.

“Then the speed and intensity is always up there and the kids are always getting better. … There’s always somebody watching and you [have] to be on your toes all the time.” Continue reading Austin Shaw Shines With Wichita Falls After Fighting His Way Onto The Team

Kyle Hagel Earns AHL Man Of The Year Award

Princeton hockey alumnus Kyle Hagel was named the  Yanick Dupré Memorial Award Winner as the AHL Man of the Year, the league announced Saturday.

He was one of the three Princeton alumni to earn the team Man of the Year Award, joining Mike Moore and Mike Sdao. Continue reading Kyle Hagel Earns AHL Man Of The Year Award

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