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Jr. Blades Alumni Update: Eichhorn Commits To Lawrence University

Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 12:00AM
Estero, FL- The Florida Jr. Blades organization, head coach Todd Pococke and assistant coach Tyler Carlston are pleased to announce that former Jr. Blades Anthony Eichhorn has committed to play NCAA DIII hockey for Lawrence University for the 2017-18 season.
“I’m super excited to play at Lawrence University starting in the Fall, the two years I played with the Jr. Blades helped me grow and develop not only as a player but as a person,” said Eichhorn. “They push you to be the best you can be, Coach Pococke and Coach Carlston have always supported me and I can’t thank them enough for what they have done. Once you put that Jr. Blades jersey on you’re FJB for life, you become part of the Jr. Blades family and I know I’m always welcomed back.”
Viking Hockey is led by Coach Szkodzinski where Eichhorn will join former Jr. Blade Josh Koepplinger who returns to Lawrence University for his third season.
“We're very proud of Anthony and achieving his goal to play college hockey!” said head coach Todd Pococke. “He has worked hard and we are looking forward to tracking his progress the next four years. We wish the best of to luck him!”
Eichhorn joined the Jr. Blades in 2014 where he played two seasons before advancing to the Jr. Blades affiliate the P.A.L. Junior Islanders for the following year.
Since advancing to the Islanders, the powerhouse defenseman notched 19 points including seven goals and 12 assists during his 42 games played.
The entire Jr. Blades organization is proud to see Eichhorn join the ranks of Jr. Blades players who have gone on to play college hockey and wish him the best of luck with the Vikings!
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