The Omaha AAA Lancers 16U Hockey Club of the North American Prospects Hockey League (PHL) announced today that Alex Schoenborn, a 15-year-old forward from Minot, North Dakota, has been called up by the Lincoln Stars of the United States Hockey League (USHL) to play this weekend against the Fargo Force.
The 6'2", 200 lbs. North Dakota native was selected in the 1st round by Lincoln last year (12th overall) in the USHL futures draft. So far this season, Schoenborn has produced 13 goals and 28 assists for 41 points to go along with 118 minutes in penalties in 26 games overall. In the PHL this year, he has 6 goals and 5 assists in 9 league contests.
Schoenborn and the rest of his teammates will next play in PHL 16U league action during the regular season event in Dallas, Texas from December 28-31, 2011.
(Nathan can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)