Why Play Tier 3 Junior Hockey?
May 26, 2016
Tier 3 Junior Hockey Leads in NCAA D3 Commitment Numbers
According to information listed on d3hockey.com, Tier 3 Junior Hockey NCAA Division 3 commitments lead all for the 2016-17 season.
Here's the breakdown of all 413 NCAA D3 Commitments for the 2016-17 Season
267 Tier 3 Junior Hockey
90 All Canadian Junior Hockey Leagues
46 Tier 2 Junior Hockey
8 College Transfers
2 High School/Prep Schools
With Tier 3 accounting for 65% of all D3 commitments, Tier 3 Junior Hockey provides a clear path to playing NCAA Division 3 Men's Hockey.
Tier 3 Junior Hockey also led on incoming Freshman for the 2015-16 season, accounting for 51% of all direct to college advancements.
In addition to the 267 NCAA Division 3 commitments, Tier 3 has also produced 41 NCAA Division 1 commitments for the 2016-17 season.
Tier 3 Junior Hockey tryouts are underway for the 2016-17 season and continue through the end of summer. With over 160 teams to choose from find the team that's right for you.