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2015 NHL Draft 2nd Overall Pick - Jack Eichel Played 2 seasons of Tier 3 Junior Hockey
A tier 3 junior hockey alumni, Jack Eichel played two seasons from 2010-2012 as part of the Empire Junior Hockey League. Eichel logged 54 goals and 68 assists through 76 tier 3 games.
From 2012-14 Eichel played two seasons in the USHL US National Development Team, earning 67 goals and 72 assists through 111 games.
Eichel played his 2014-15 campaign at Boston University where he logged 26 goals and 45 assists in 40 games.
Jack Eichel was drafted 2nd overall in the 2015 National Hockey League Draft by the Buffalo Sabres.
For 16-20 year old hockey players, the path to college/higher levels of hockey is laid out in front of you and for many that path goes through Tier 3 Junior Hockey.
The 2015-16 season begins soon. Tryouts are over but teams are still looking to fill roster spots.
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