Sioux City Musketeers forward Cedric Lacroix has committed to play collegiate hockey at the University of Maine following his USHL career.
Lacroix recorded 19 points (8g, 11a) and a plus-five rating over 54 regular season games for the Musketeers. He netted three goals over his last six games, including in each of the last two games of the regular season. The Shefford, Quebec native finished the regular season fifth in the USHL with 141 penalty minutes. It is the second season in Sioux City for the 19-year-old after he collected seven points (6g, 1a) and 155 penalty minutes in 53 games for the Musketeers last year.
Two other current USHL players are also committed to the University of Maine – Waterloo Black Hawks forward Liam Pecararo and Youngstown Phantoms goaltender Sean Romeo.
Maine is a member of Hockey East and had 11 USHL alumni on the roster this season; Dan Renouf (Youngstown Phantoms), Ryan Lomberg (Muskegon Lumberjacks), Cam Brown (Youngstown Phantoms), Stu Higgins (Youngstown Phantoms), Eric Schurhamer (Lincoln/Waterloo), Mark Anthoine (Sioux Falls/Chicago), Matt Morris (Dubuque Fighting Saints), Jon Swavely (Sioux City Musketeers), Brian Morgan (Muskegon/Indiana), Dan Sullivan (Omaha Lancers), and Josh Henke (Tri-City/Muskegon).
USHL stats – Cedric Lacroix
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the USHL celebrates its 12th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league in 2013-14. A record 32 players were chosen in the 2013 NHL Draft and more than 300 players on team rosters last season have committed to NCAA Division I schools, further establishing the USHL as the world’s foremost producer of junior hockey talent. For more information, visit us on the web at www.USHL.com or visit the League’s social media platforms, including Facebook (www.facebook.com/ushlhockey), twitter (www.twitter.com/ushl), and YouTube (www.youtube.com/ushlinteractive). Fans can also watch USHL action all season long, live or on-demand via FASTHockey (ushl.fasthockey.com).
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