College Hockey:
November 2003, Early Signing Period

The following are recruited student-athletes who have signed National Letters of Intent in this year’s early signing period — which started Nov. 12, 2003 and ends Nov. 19, 2003 — for the purpose of attending school in the fall of 2004. Players who sign a NLOI must attend the schools to which they committed for at least one year. For more information, see the National Letter of Intent FAQ.

This list will continue to be updated as new information becomes available (last update: 12-19-2003, 11:30 p.m. ET)

Player       Pos Ht. Wt.  Hometown         Current Team

Alaska Anchorage
Nathan Lawson    G  6-1  175  Calgary         Olds (AJHL)
Eric Walsky     F  5-10 190  Anchorage, Alaska    River City (USHL)

Alaska Fairbanks
Darcy Campbell   D  5-11 175  Airdrie, Alb.      Olds (AJHL)
Kyle Greentree   F  6-3  200  Victoria, B.C.      Victoria (BCJHL)
Aaron Lee      F  6-0  180  Calgary, Alb.      Sherwood Park (AJHL)
Ryan McLeod     C  5-9  175  Fernie, B.C.       Salmon Arm (BCJHL)
Ryan Muspratt    F  6-0  190  Calgary, Alb.      Camrose (AJHL)
Wylie Rogers    G  5-10 160  Fairbanks, Alaska    Victoria (BCJHL)

Bemidji State
David Deterding   D  6-1  205  Alexandria, Minn.    Sioux City (USHL)

Boston College
Mike Brennan    D  5-11 190  Smithtown, N.Y.     USNDTP
Todd Perry     D  6-3  215  Ingleside, Ont.     Brockville (CJHL)

Bowling Green
Alex Foster     F  6-1  190  Canton, Mich.      Danville (USHL)
Jonathan Matsumoto F  6-0  184  Orleans, Ont.      Cumberland (CJHL)

Tyler Burton    F  5-9     Langley, B.C.      Chilliwack (BCJHL)

Colorado College
Derek Patrosso   RW 6-1  188  Detroit         Danville (USHL)
Jack Hillen     D  5-10 175  Minetonka, Minn.     Academy of Holy Angels (Minn. HS)
Cody Lampl     D  5-9  155  Ketchum, Idaho      Sioux Falls (USHL)

Ryan Dingle     F        Steamboat Springs, Colo. Tri-City (USHL)
Peter Mannino    G  6-1  180  Farmington Hills, Mich. Tri-City (USHL)
Tom May       F  6-3  210  Eagan, Minn.       Des Moines (USHL)

Ferris State
Mathieu Pelletier  D  5-10 189  St-Louis de Ha Ha, Que. Cornwall (CJHL)
Dan Riedel     F  5-10 175  Rochester Hills, Mich.  Springfield (NAHL)

Rob Bellamy     LW 6-0  195  Westfield, Mass.     New England Jr. Coyotes (EJHL)
Bret Tyler     D  5-9  182  Maynard, Mass.      Boston Jr. Bruins (EJHL)

Matt Burto     F  5-9  180  Orange, Conn.      Boston Jr. Bruins (EJHL)
P.J. Fenton     F  6-0  185  Longmeadow, Mass.    New England Jr. Coyotes (EJHL)
Michael Kostka   D  6-3  200  Ajax, Ont.        Aurora (OPJHL)
David Leaderer   D  6-0  185  Rochester, N.Y.     Boston Jr. Bruins (EJHL)

Nathan Davis    F  5-11 185  Rocky River, Ohio    USNDTP
Alexandre Lacombe  F  5-11 180  Orleans, Ont.      Gloucester (CJHL)
Nino Musitelli   F  5-8  180  McComb, Mich.      Danville (USHL) 
Brad Robbins    D  6-1  200  West Bloomfield, Mich.  Danville (USHL)
Mitch Ganzak    D  5-11 200  Redford, Mich.      Green Bay (USHL)
Ryan Jones     F  6-0  200  Chatham, Ont.      Chatham (WOJHL)
Raymond Eichenlaub F  6-2  185  Wilmette, Ill.      Cedar Rapids (USHL)

Chad Kolarik    F  5-11    Abington, Pa.      USNDTP
Kevin Porter    F  5-11    Detroit, Mich.      USNDTP

Michigan State
Peder Skinner    F  5-8  160  Mississauga, Ont.    St. Michael's (OPJHL) 
Daniel Vukovic   D  6-3  210  Toronto         St. Michael's (OPJHL)

Michigan Tech
Jimmy Kerr     F  5-10 190  Leduc, Alb.       Olds (AJHL)
Matt Shepke     F  5-11 190  Warren, Mich.      Texarkana (NAHL)
Jake Wilkens    D  6-1  200  Eagle River, Alaska   Vernon (BCJHL)
Phillip Axtell*   F  6-6  250  Annapolis, Md.      Marquette (Midget-AAA)
Jake Obermeyer*   D  6-0  170  Chanhassen, Minn.    Tri-City (USHL)
Eli Vlaisavljevich* D  5-11 180  Shoreview, Minn.     St. Bernard (Minn. HS)

Brent Borgen    F  5-11 185  Mahtomedi, Minn.     Lincoln (USHL)
Ben Gordon     F  5-11 165  Int'l Falls, Minn.    Lincoln (USHL)
Nate Hagemo     D  5-11 180  Edina, Minn.       USNDTP
Mike Howe      F  6-0  185  St. Cloud, Minn.     River City (USHL)
Derek Peltier    D  6-0  190  Plymouth, Minn.     Cedar Rapids (USHL)

Travis Gawryletz  D  6-2  195  Trail, B.C.       Trail (BCJHL)
Matt McKnight    W  6-2  190  Halkirk, Alb.      Camrose (AJHL)
Jay Rosehill    D  6-3  195  Olds, Alb.        Olds (AJHL)

Minnesota State
Ryan Carter     F  6-1  200  White Bear Lake, Minn.  Green Bay (USHL)
Mark Hinz      D  5-10 175  Waldheim, Sask.     Bonnyville (AJHL)
Matt Kaiser     F  6-0  175  Bloomington, Minn.    USNTDP
Steve Wagner    F  6-2  195  Grand Rapids, Minn.   Tri City (USHL)
Mike Zacharias   G  5-10 175  Plymouth, Minn.     St. Louis (USHL)

Travis Anderson   D  6-1     Coon Rapids, Minn.    Des Moines (USHL)
Matt Caruana    F  6-0     Orono, Ont.       Bowmanville (OPJHL)
Michael Maier    F  5-10    Rochester, N.Y.     Buffalo (OPJHL)

North Dakota
Rylan Kaip     C  6-0  175  Wilcox, Sask.      Notre Dame (SJHL)
Phillippe Lamoureux G        Grand Forks, N.D.    Lincoln (USHL)
Kyle Radke     D  5-11 200  Bashaw, Alb.       Grande Prairie (AJHL)
Travis Zajac    F  6-2  205  Winnipeg, Man.      Salmon Arm (BCJHL)

Carter Lee     F  6-2  190  Toms River, N.J.     Canterbury (N.E. Prep)
Josh Robertson   F  6-0  195  Whitman, Mass.      Proctor Academy (N.E. Prep)

Northern Michigan
Stephen Balint*   F  5-11 163  Grosselle, Mich.     River City (USHL)
Derek Janzen    G  5-11 170  Abbotsford, B.C.     Chilliwack (BCJHL)
Mike Santorelli   RW 6-0  195  Burnaby, B.C.      Vernon (BCJHL)
Matt Siddall    F  6-1  208  N. Vancouver, B.C.    Victoria (BCJHL)

Notre Dame
Luke Lucyk     D  6-1  205  Fox Pointe, Wis.     Tri-City (USHL)
Victor Oreskovich  F  6-3  215  Oakville, Ont.      Green Bay (USHL)
Brock Sheahan    D  6-0  170  Lethbridge, Alb.     Crowsnest Pass (AJHL)
Dan VeNard     D  6-0  175  Vernon Hills, Ill.    Green Bay (USHL)

Ohio State
Sam Campbell    F  5-9  170  Hamilton, Ont.      Hamilton (OPJHL)
John Dingle     F  6-1  210  Shaker Heights, Ohio   Tri-City (USHL)
Ian Keserich    G  6-2  180  Parma, Ohio       Cleveland (NAHL)
Domenic Maiani   C  5-10 175  Shelby Township, Mich.  Sioux City (USHL)
Matt McIlvane    C  6-1  200  Naperville, Ill.     Chicago (USHL)
Brandon Scero    F  6-0  190  Canton, Mich.      U.S. Under-18 (USNTDP)

Dylan Cox      C  6-3  190  Newbury, Mass.      Phillips Exeter (N.E. Prep)
Greg Park      D  6-1  190  Lumsden, Sask.      Weyburn (SJHL)

Western Michigan
Nathan Ansell    D  5-11 177  Sarnia, Ont.       Sarnia (WOJHL)
Daniel Bellissimo* G  6-2  175  Toronto, Ont.      St. Michael's (OPJHL)
Mike Erickson    RW 6-3  200  Eden Prairie, Minn.   Des Moines (USHL)
Jeff Kyrzakos    RW 6-2  195  Mississauga, Ont.    St. Michael's (OPJHL)
Mike Lesperance*  LW 6-1  195  Newmarket, Ont.     Newmarket (OPJHL)

Matt Auffrey    F  6-2  203  Evans Mills, N.Y.    USNTDP
Joe Pavelski    C  5-11 185  Plover, Wis.       Waterloo (USHL)
Kyle Klubertanz   D  6-0  170  Sun Prairie, Wis.    Green Bay (USHL)

* - Deferring until 2005-06


AJHL — Alberta Junior Hockey League (Jr. A)
BCJHL — British Columbia Junior Hockey League (Jr. A)
CJHL — Central Junior Hockey League (Jr. A)
EJHL — Eastern Junior Hockey League (Jr. A)
NAHL — North American Hockey League (Jr. A)
OPJHL — Ontario Provincial Junior Hockey League (Jr. A)
USHL — United States Hockey League (Tier I)
USNTDP — United States National Team Development Program
WOJHL — Western Ontario Junior Hockey League (Jr. B)

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