McCoshen, Santini Invited To U.S. National Junior Camp
June 6, 2013
Two Boston College incoming freshmen hockey players - defensemen Ian McCoshen and Steve Santini - are among the 40 forwards and defensemen that have been invited to participate in the 2013 U.S. National Junior Evaluation Camp from Aug. 3-10 in Lake Placid, N.Y. Goaltender invitations to the camp will be announced later this month.
McCoshen and Santini will enroll at BC in September 2013 and begin play during the 2013-14 season.
The camp, which will be held at Lake Placid's Olympic Center utilizing the 1980 Herb Brooks Arena, includes practices and international games against Canada, Finland and Sweden.
McCoshen is a 6-foot-2, 207-pound product of Hudson, Wis., who played each of the last three seasons with the Waterloo Black Hawks of the United States Hockey League. He recorded 44 points - 11 goals and 33 assists - in 53 games in 2012-13.
Santini is a 6-foot-2, 207-pound product of Mahopac, N.Y., who played in 66 games as a member of the U.S. National Under-18 team. Santini was a member of the U.S. U-18 team that captured a silver medal ata the 2013 IIHF World Championship in Sochi, Russia.
For the complete list of players invited to the 2013 USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp, click here.
The 2014 U.S. National Junior Team will be selected following a pre-tournament camp Dec. 15-18 to be held in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area. Greg Brown, who will be entering his 10th season as an assistant coach at Boston College in 2013-14, will serve as one of three assistant coaches.