Three from Western New York in the USA Prospects game.
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) -- USA Hockey announced today the 40 players who will participate in the inaugural CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game, which will take place Sept. 29 at First Niagara Center.
The roster boasts 40 of the top American prospects eligible for the 2013 National Hockey League Entry Draft. Represented are 31 players from the United States Hockey League, the top junior league in America, including 22 from USA Hockey's National Team Development Program in Ann Arbor, Mich. Additionally, at least 28 of the 40 are future NCAA Division I college players.
Justin Bailey is a 6’3 forward from Williamsville. He played in the USHL for the Indiana Ice. Sean Malone is from West Seneca and played last year for Nichols and Matt Lane hails from Rochester. He played for the U.S. National Under 18 team and has committed to Boston University.