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  • Nancy Hughes recipient of the 2016 Terry Stasica Outstanding Leadership Award
  • Showcase dates April 20 to April 24, 2017
  • Bus leaving 10:00 AM from Ice Vault in Wayne, NJ
  • Robert Morris College visit, Team Jackets, Team Jerseys and Socks, Meals, Hotel, and Team Picture
  • Games Board casted on Hockey TV

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Team New Jersey

April 8, 2017

With tryouts over, team selections made and two practices already in the books, the Team is looking ready for Pittsburgh. Just a few days left before the last practice and the time is coming fast before we hit the road. Here is this year's 2017 Team New Jersey: 


Kevin Bishop ~ Seton Hall Prep Pirates

Michael Colella ~ Bishop Eustace Prep Crusaders

Christopher Conway~  Morris Knoll Golden Eagles

Eddie Corvelli ~ Glen Rock Panthers

Brendan Crimmins ~ Ramsey Rams

Anthony Del Tufo ~ Morristown Beard Crimsons

Noah Dominick ~ Hunterdon Central Red Devils

Zachery Harmel ~ Jefferson Falcons

Michael King ~ Jefferson Falcons

Nicholas King ~ Jefferson Falcons

Joseph Konvit ~ Northern Highlands Highlanders

John LaMacchia ~ Glen Rock Panthers

Sean Lippincott ~ Bishop Eustace Prep Crusaders

Matthew Maselli ~ Glen Rock Panthers

Matt Paiotti ~ Indians Hills Braves

Dylan Pasley ~ Bergen Catholic Crusaders

Johnny Pearson ~ Cherry Hill East Cougars

Mathieu Schroeder ~ Old Bridge Knights

Joshua Schultz ~ Indians Hills Braves

Tyler Sevean ~ Newton/Lenape Valley

Trent Shanley ~ Pascack Valley/Hills

Eric Vanderhoff ~ Pope John Lions

Jared Wagenmann ~ Council Rock - South


On April 19th the team will be hitting the road to bring back to New Jersey it's second tournament Championship. Last year to lost in the Semi's to the eventual tournament winner Illinois. 

Go Team New Jersey!!!!!!!




February 26, 2017

USA Hockey's America's High school Showcase Candidates

(Formerly Chicago Showcase)


During this season, we have had the opportunity to scout many potential candidates for the year's America's Showcase team. The process is an open tryout. Players participating in the showcase have gone on to play Tier 1 Juniors, D1 College, Hobey Baker nominees, NHL draftees and players. 

As in previous years, there will be teams representing approximately 24 states, with more than 400 of the top players from across they country participating. Every major hockey program, including NHL, NCAA, ACHA, Juniors and Prep Schools will be represented to scout these players. 

Once again, the Atlantic District Player Development Program will oversee the teams from the Atlantic District with Nancy Hughes continuing as the overall coordinator for the 23rd Year. Also returning is Head Coach Walt Keiper, Lou DiNardo and Chad Dlugolecki as well as Jerry Patrizio as team's General Manager! 

The New Jersey teams have always had good showings, receiving a lot of scouting attention. The staff is anticipating another good year with the number talented players in the state. Since we have done so well, once again we are slated for the A pool. To get more information about the event go to Http://

The tryouts:  fee $60 per-regristered and $80 at the door. (NOTE: Players only need to attend one of the first two tryouts, All must attend finals) All dates and times subject to change.

  • Thursday, March 16th 7:00 to 8:45 PM - Ice Vault Arena, Wayne, NJ.
  • Tuesday, March 21st 7:10 to 8:40 PM  - Howell Ice World, Farmingdale NJ.
  • FINALS  Saturday, March 25th 4:15 PM to 5:45 PM - Ice Vault Arena, Wayne, NJ - 
  • Team Selection at Final Tryout - Parent/Guardian needed in attendance.........

In the event your are selected to participate, following is an outline of the expected commitment. 

  • Practices: 3/28 7:30 to 8:45 PM & 4/4 7:15 to 8:30 PM at the Ice Vault & 4/11 7:10 to 8:10 at Howell -
  • Showcase: Pittsburgh, PA 4/20 to 4/24 (departing on Wednesday, April 19th 10:00 AM from the Ice Vault on team bus)
  • Cost:$900  per player and it includes: Practices, transportation to the event via team bus, hotel in Pittsburgh (2 Players per room), entrance fee into the Showcase Tournament, team jerseys, socks, team jacket, team picture, and most meals. 
  • College visit: Robert Morris University

To register, please click on the ONLINE FORMS to locate the application and indicate form of payment for the tryout fee.

(Pre-registered players have a separate line at registration) 

If you have any questions or want further information, please contact:

Atlantic District USA Hockey High School Showcase Coordinator,

Nancy Hughes, 973-632-9492 AND/OR

Team General Manager Jerry Patrizio 973-432-4314