2016-17 NA3AHL All-Stars Announced
Release Date : Dec 02 2016
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. – The North American 3 Atlantic Hockey League is pleased to announce the thirty-four players and four coaches selected to the 2016 NA3AHL All-Star Game. The game is being held Friday, December 9, 2016 at the Ice Works complex in Aston, Pennsylvania, home of the North American Hockey League’s Aston Rebels.
The teams will play three, 17-minute periods, beginning at 3:45 pm, prior to Aston’s NAHL home game against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights.
“We are excited for our first All-Star Game,” said commissioner Blake MacNicol. “We are thankful for Aston hosting the event and we certainly expect a strong presence from the NAHL at the game. Statistically, several of our players are among the top players in Tier 3 junior hockey and we fully anticipate an exciting game.”
The NA3AHL All-Star Game will be streamed for free on MyHockeyTV.com as the NA3AHL Game of the Week.
Justin Stanlick from the Jersey Wildcats and the Metro Fighting Moose’s Charles Crispino were elected to serve as assistants.
Also selected to Team Red were Michael Cistone (Old Bridge, NJ) and Samuel Mutkus (Jonestown, PA) and Vincent DeGeorge (Staten Island, NY), Josh Edwards (Mountain Top, PA), Tyler Murphy (Queens, NY), Stephen Perez (Bloomfield, NJ), Troy Smith (Churchton, MD), and Erik Stager (Myerstown, PA).
Also selected were Wilkes-Barre’s Zachary Gielarowski (McMurray, PA), Rhett Padgett (Millrift, PA), and David Pfoestl (Merano, Italy), Metro’s Joe Ferrante (Fair Lawn, NJ), New Jersey’s Jacob Gooch (Mantua, NJ), Jersey’s Marc Iandiorio (Morris Plains, NJ) and Aidan Wright (Morristown, NJ), and Central Penn’s Marcos Zarragoitia (Red Lion, PA) and Austen Zimmerman (Palmyra, PA).