10 APR | BY FRANK SCARPACI
Florida Eels Coaches and General Manager Head to USA Hockey High School Nationals High School All Star Showcase – Americas Cup
The Eels Premier coach Frankie Scarpaci, Elite Coach Alex Sanchez and General Manager Frank Scarpaci head to St Louis this Thursday – Monday for the USA Hockey High School All Star Nationals – the Americas Cup. The Eels have been scouting and recruiting at the Americas Cup for over a decade. We have brought in over 30 of players over this period. The showcase format selects high school all-stars from various regions and places them on respective teams. For example, there is a team from Massachusetts, New England, New York, New Jersey, 2 from Missouri, Pittsburgh, Illinois, Indiana, 2 from Florida, Texas, 2 from California, Oregon, Pacific Coast, Arizona, Washington State, Washington DC, Maryland, Ohio, Michigan, North Dakota, Montana, Utah, and a ½ dozen others. In all, there are over 550 players annually. Competing at this event. We have already spoken with several players and are very encouraged by the opportunities presented at the America’s showcase.