Tier 3 Junior Hockey Player to Watch: Gabriel Chabot
January 21, 2016
Rochester Jr Americans Gabriel Chabot Leads all Tier 3 Defenseman in Goals Scored
In his third and final season playing at the Tier 3 level, Gabriel Chabot not only leads the Rochester Jr Americans Premier squad in points, goals and assists, but is one of the top points leaders among Defensemen in all Tier 3. With 39 points, Chabot is second only to the 46 points of Bozeman Icedogs Nicholas Thompson and his 15 goals on the season leads all Tier 3 Defensemen.
Chabot began his Tier 3 career in the 2013-14 season on the Portland Jr Pirates roster where he played for two season, logging his first Tier 3 goal on October 29, 2014. Chabot joined the Americans for the 2015-16 season and quickly became one of the teams top contributors, earning a point in 25 of 34 games, including a 16 game point streak from October 25, 2015 to December 12, 2015. Contributing to nearly 40% of the Americans goals this season the Canadian native averages more than a point per game.
The Americans face the Junior Bruins for two games this weekend on their home ice at the Bill Gray`s Regional Iceplex: Saturday Jan 23rd at 7pm EST and Sunday Jan 24th at 12pm EST.