his is an incredible program – focusing on player development with 700+ hours of hockey per year and its herald success of advancing 275 players to college
The Florida Eels Have an Unprecedented 320 Prospects Competing at Its Camps and Showcase Teams
The Florida Eels will host 3 teams at the Pro-Am Pre-Draft Showcase June 11-13th They already had 3 teams at the USPHL Pre Draft Showcase. The Eels are having its most successful recruiting season ever. Including this weekend, the Eels will have had 120 players at their Showcase – tryouts. Moreover, when you consider the 4 additional teams heading to the July Pro AM Sr Chowder Cup, there will be 80 more prospects totaling 200 players by Mid-July. Moreover, there 6 additional teams in the Junior Chowder Cup (Players 2005-06) totaling another 120 players. Then GM Scarpaci planted seeds for his future by hosting 4 additional teams in the Mini Chowder Cup (2007-08) That is 320 Eels prospects.
Indeed, the Eels are garnering significant attention across the USA Canada and Europe. These are high level players. Impactful individuals. Many are of the Tier II level who are coming here looking for a top program – the Eels. They are not interested in the non-Paid to Play concept. The issue here is what program offers the player development model and who will advance them to college? This is an incredible program – focusing on player development with 700+ hours of hockey per year and its herald success of advancing 275 players to college. And it is well known how well they have done in the standings consistently being at the top of their Division and advancing to Nationals. This past season the Premier team being Finalist at Nationals. These two items are what is propelling players to the Eels program. Players also love the opportunity to play in Florida. The Hub that allowed and facilitate 30+ teams to compete last season. Both its Elite and Premier teams are at the top of its game. Way to go coaches!