Fitzgerald Makes January Mid-Term Rankings for 2013 NHL Entry Draft
The National Hockey League Central Scouting Bureau released its January Mid-Term Rankings for the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, and the VJW's Ryan Fitzgerald made the list. He was one of seven players from the Eastern Junior Hockey League (EJHL) to be represented.
Fitzgerald is currently to co-leader of the the VJW Junior A team in points with 29 points in 24 games. In addition to being named MVP of the inaugural CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game held in Buffalo, he also went on to represent the United States at the 2012 World Junior A Challenge, which was held in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.
Fitzgerald was a spark plug from the start as he scored a hat trick to help the United States defeat Canada East by a score of 9-1 on opening day.
The 2013 NHL Entry Draft will take place on June 30 at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ.