Bergman Commits to Jamestown Community College in New York

Florida Eels are excited to announce the college commitment of Elite Forward Cooper Bergman. Cooper joined the Florida Eels in 2023, where he remained for two seasons. During his time with the Eels he played in 61 games, scored 8 goals, had 18 assists and a total of 26 points. While with the Eels Cooper demonstrated a strong work ethic, and strong leadership skills. It was this that lead him to be named Assistant Captain for the 2023 season.

During Cooper’s time with the Eels, he was a true embodiment of what a an Eels is: loyal, hard worker, a member of the community, to name a few. Cooper conducted himself with a high moral fiber, not just focusing on himself but his teammates and how to propel them to be successful. Cooper’s overall attitude was nothing short of impeccable, always showing up with positivity, drive and determination to get the job done.


Jamestown, New York native will return home from Florida to hometown for the College experience. Bergman expressed that he as excited to not only pursue his college education but have the opportunity to once again be close to home and near his family, where he can spend time with his nephews. Cooper looks forward to not only gaining an excellent education from Jamestown Community College but participating in their hockey program. Additionally, Cooper plans to continue his community involvement and perhaps take part in coaching a local youth hockey team.


Cooper was a remarkable asset to the Eels organization and will be missed next season. The Florida Eels wish Cooper great success in his future both in academic and hockey career at Jamestown Community College.

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