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Pittsburgh Penguins Elite Player Advancement - Boys

NHL Active USHL DRAFT DIV - 1 COMMITMENTS DIV - 3 COMMITMENTS USHL ACTIVE PLAYERS NAHL ACTIVE PLAYERS DIV - 1 ACTIVE PLAYERS DIV - 3 ACTIVE PLAYERS NAHL TENDERS OHL Draft OHL ACTIVE PLAYERS WHL Draft NCDC 15U USA National Camp Invites 16U USA National Camp Invites 17U USA National Camp Invites 17U USA NTDP Program NTDP Evaluation Camp Invites National Championship Teams
Brandon Saad 2017-2018 Liam Walsh (99) - Merrimack Stephen Rex (98) - Amherst College Liam Walsh (99) - Cedar Rapids Chad Veltri (98)- Corpus Christi Eric Cooley (98) - Niagra Tommy Horn (96) - Sunny - Oswego Hunter Mueller - Coulee Region Cameron Rechii - Windsor Spitfires Alex Gritz (00) - Erie Otters Gabe Ludwig (04) - Seattle Thunderbirds Logan Stork (97) - New Jersey Hitmen Andrew Pichora (03) Aidan Campbell (02) Dominic Schimizzi (01) Aidan Campbell (02) - Call Up 2016 - 18U Boys
Vincent Trocheck Aidan Campbell (02) - Sioux City Carter Scahde (03) - Penn State William Casey (97) - Trine University Jordan Timmons (98) - Cedar Rapids Roman Kraemer (98) - Johnstown Luke Bafia (96) - Western Michigan Jordan Mardirossian - Westfield State Matt Weber - Shreveport 2017-2018 Braxton Whitehead (04) - Regina Pats Ryan Haag (99) - Northern Cyclones Justin Gibson (03) Zach Crawley (02) Austen Swankler (01) Colby Saganiuk (03) - Final Roster Selection 2019 - 16U Boys
John Gibson Dane Dowiak (02) - Sioux Falls Alex Servagno (02) - Ohio State Nick Long (97) - Wilkes University Dalton Hunter (97) - Dubuque Stephen Rex (98) - Amarillo Bulls Luke Lynch (96) - Robert Morris Anthony Parrucci (95) - Elmira College Brian Kramer - Corpus Christi Aidan Campbell (02) - Erie Otters Tanner Palocsik (99) - New Jersey Hitmen - named Dman of the year in 2018-19 Austin Oravetz (03) Dane Dowiak (02) 2019 - 14U Girls
Cole Oravitz (02) - Madison Dane Dowiak (02) - Penn State Connor Quinn (97) - Hobart College Paul Maust (98) - Green Bay Gamblers Aiden Beck (98) - Springfield Blues Austin Lemieux (96) - Arizonia State Harry Kramer (95) - Elmira College Tyler Love - Corpus Christi Dane Dowiak (02) - London Knights Connor Quinn (97) - New Jersey Hitmen Tyler Pfister (03) Cole Oravitz (02)
Alex Servagno (02) - Grenn Bay Tanner Palocsik - Dartmouth College Connor Kucharski (99)- Williams College Brendan Walkom (98) - Madison Capitals Connor Ford (98) - Bowling Green McLean Dorr - Topeka Pilots Luke Edgerton (97) - New Jersey Hitmen Teddy Sawyer (03) Alex Servagno (02)
Chad Veltri (98)- Sioux Falls Chad Veltri (98) - Niagara University Austin Tonkovich (97) - Wilkes University Tim Shoup (95) - Dartmouth College Caden Lewandowski - Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights Austin Tonkovich (97) New Jersey Hitmen Carter Schade (03)
Roman Kraemer (98) - Youngstown Paul Maust (98) - Mercyhusrt University Tristian Ramage (96) - Manhattanville College Jacob Coleman (97) - Robert Morris Alex Servagno - Chippewa Steel Dustin Rinaldo (97) - P.A.L Junior Islanders Michael Hurst (03)
Matt Weber (00) - Fargo Matt Weber (00) - Bentley University Jacob Haynes (96) - Fredonia State University Matt Miller (95) - Ohio State Austin Tonkovich (97) - New Jersey Hitmen Jackson Morehouse (03)
Roman Kraemer (98) - Robert Morris University Adam Pilewicz (96) - Penn State Shawn O'Donnell (03)
Austen Swankler (01) - Michigan Brendan Walkom (98) - Bently University Aidan Rosko (03)
Aiden Beck (98) - Robert Morris University Colby Saganiuk (03)
Luke Edgerton (97) - Niagara University Nick Sweet (03)
Dalton Hunter (97) - Mercyhurst University Nick Sewecke (03)
Jordan Timmons (98) - University of Connecticut Nick Tirch (03)
2018-2019 2018-2019 2018-2019 2018-2019 2018-2019 2018-2019
2018-2019 2018-2019 Colby Saganiuk (03) - Erie Otters Nick Tirch (03) - Syracuse - drafted Gabe Ludwig (04) Teddy Sawyer Aden Bruich Colby Saganiuk (03)
Carter Schade (03) - Lincoln (first overall) Brian Kramer (00) - Robert Morris University Teddy Sawyer (03) - Ottawa 67s John Fratto (03) - Syracuse - drafted Braxton Whitehead (04) Austin Oravetz Tyler Kennedy Carter Schade (03)
Ty Voit (03) - Cedar Rapids Logan Cooley (04) - Notre Dame University Ty Voit (03) - Sarnia Sting Milan Cermak - Noorthern Cyclones - drafted Patrick Silhanek Cole Oravitz
Andrew Pichora (03) - Cedar Rapids Lucas Ross (04) - Ohio State Ryan Schade (03) - Kitchener Rangers Riley Cooley - Rochester Monarchs - drafted Jeoy Potter Alex Servagno
Shawn O'Donnell (03) - Omaha Cole Oravitz (02) - UMass Ryan Walker (03) - Kitchener Rangers Alex Raketich - Rochester Monarchs - drafted Jackson Morehouse
Jackson Morehouse (03) - Omaha Aden Bruich (02) - Clarkson Jackson Krock - South Shore Kings - drafted Shawn O'Donnell
Tyler Love () - Dubuque Dawson Sciarrino - South Shore Kings - drafted Nicholas Sewecke
Brian Kramer (00) - Fargo Evan Vanden-Heuvel
Mikhail Gonchar () - Lincoln Michael Hurst
Cameron Rechii - Omaha Andrew Pichora
Mitch Simmons
Ty Neckar

2018-19 Commitments & Signings


Boys: 2017-18 Commitments & Signings

Pittsburgh Penguins Elite Player Advancement - Girls

DIV - 1 COMMITMENTS DIV - 3 COMMITMENTS USA Hockey National Camp Invites Multi District Goalie Camp Invite Multi District 14-17 Camp Invite USA Hockey National 18U Team Members
Emma Titus - Ohio State Cailey Kozich - Umass Boston Lauren Bernard Sydney Smith Faith Anthony
Gwyneth Phillips - Northeastern Elie Fallieras - Umass Boston Chayla Edwards Lauren Callahan
Mary Katherine Gialames - Mercyhurst Caitlin Walker - Amherst Ellie Marcovsky Lily Hartnell
Isabel Heminger - Penn State Brooke McArdle - Elmira College Haley Steffey MacKenzie King
Serena Slusarcyk - RMU Bella Crugnale - University of New England Corin Trjchel Bailey Loehrke
Hannah Price - RPI Jacy Kuhlman - Endicott College Sophia Bellina Hannah Price
Olivia O'Brien - Yale Kyleigh Grugin - Oswego State Hannah Humes Kaitlyn Schooley
Lauren Bernard - Clarkson Kenzie MacDonald - Amherst Mallory Mauracher Serena Slusarcyk
Kaitlyn O'Donohoe - Colgate Jessica Anderson - Adrian College Sophia O'Brien Aubrey Suttelle
Chayla Edwards - Wisconsin Lily Stumm Katie Wilbert
Ellie Marcovsky - Robert Morris Brianna Walkom
Brooke Munger - Mercyhurst
Nikki Lague - Robert Morris
2018-2019 2018-2019 2018-2019 2018-2019 2018-2019 2018-2019
Isabella Vasseur - Wisconsin Cassandra Suran - Morrisville Laney Potter Shelby Noelscher Faith Anthony Lacey Eden
Ava McNaughton - Wisconsin Madison Arnold - Minnesosta Sophia Bellina Eva Dorr Lauren Bernard
Katherine Khramtsov - Princeton Brooke Almond - Chatham Ellie Marcovsky Brianna Medved
Rayla Clemons - Syracuse University Mallory Mauracher Serena Slusarcyk
Laney Potter - Wisconsin Lily Stumm Haley Steffey
Kenzie King - Holy Cross Aubrey Suttelle Corin Trejchel
Cecilia DesLauriers - Vermont Jaidan Fahrny Lily Hartnell
Dylan Green Isabella Hervert
Ava McNaughton Hannah Humes
Cornelia Nicholson Kaitlyn Schooley
Isabelle Powell Brianna Walkom
Katherine Khramstov Alexis Jones
Madelynne Lane
Hannah Fetterolf
Britta Klinke
Rachel McCrea
Addie Murdoch
Jillian Piscitelli
Catherine Creighton

Girls: 2017-18 Commitments & Signings

Pittsburgh Penguins Elite, formerly the Pittsburgh Hornets, have history of recruiting the top talent in the region, maximizing each player’s potential and providing them with the foundation necessary to advance to the next level. Over the years, the program has promoted a number of players to the NAHL, USHL, NCAA and various levels of professional hockey. Notable alumni include RJ Umberger (Philadelphia Flyers), Nate Guenin (Colorado Avalanche), Brandon Saad (Columbus Blue Jackets), JT Miller (New York Rangers), Vincent Trocheck (Florida Panthers) and John Gibson (Anaheim Ducks).

Over the past two seasons, 42 players moved to NAHL, USHL & NCAA. (Boys and Girls)

Over the course of the Pittsburgh Hornets and Penguins Elite – this program has advanced the following number of players to play hockey at higher levels.

Boys:
31 Professional Hockey Players
14 USA Hockey National Team members
75 College players

Girls:
35 College players
3 USA Hockey National Team members

A full list of Penguins Elite/Pittsburgh Hornet players that have advanced to the NAHL, USHL, NCAA, ECHL, AHL and NHL can be found in the Alumni section.