Name: Jacob Tortora
USHL Team: Team USA
NCAA Commitment: Boston College (Hockey East)
Youth Team: Don Mills Flyers (GTMMHL)
Hometown: Victor, NY
Bio: 2015 U.S. Under-17 Select Team Five Nations Tournament (8/12/15)... Named to USA Hockey/CCM All-American Prospects Game (9/22/16)... C-rated skater on NHL Central Scouting Players to Watch List (11/16/16)... Ranked 121st among North American skaters on NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings (1/18/17)... Ranked 165th among North American skaters on NHL Central Scouting Final Rankings (4/11/17)... Won gold medal with Team USA at U18 World Junior Championship
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the USHL celebrates its 15th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league in 2016-17. 30 or more players from the USHL have been selected in four consecutive NHL Drafts, and more than 400 players on team rosters last season committed to NCAA Division I schools, further establishing the USHL as the world’s foremost producer of junior hockey talent.
Tag(s): NHL Draft