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2017 NHL Draft Profile: Mario Ferraro

06/19/2017, 11:00am CDT

2017 NHL Draft Profile of Des Moines Buccaneers defenseman Mario Ferraro.


Name: Mario Ferraro

Position: D

USHL Team: Des Moines Buccaneers

NCAA Commitment: University of Massachusetts (Hockey East)

Youth Team: Toronto Patriots (OJHL)

Hometown: King City, Ontario

USHL Stats

Bio: C-rated skater on NHL Central Scouting Preliminary List (10/4/16)...  C-rated skater on NHL Central Scouting Players to Watch List (11/16/16)...  USHL Defenseman of the Week (11/21/16)...  Named to USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game (12/13/16)...  Credited with 1 assist in the USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game (1/10/17)...  Ranked 107st among North American skaters on NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings (1/18/17)...  USHL Co-Defenseman of the Week (3/13/17)...  Ranked 78th among North American skaters on NHL Central Scouting Final Rankings (4/11/17)...  2017 All-USHL First Team...  2017 USHL All-Rookie Team

Instagram: marioferraro77

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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.

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