Philadelphia, PA -- February 14th, 2012 -- Team Comcast defenseman Kevin Kerr, of Bensalem, PA, has committed to play Division I college hockey at Penn State University. A 1996 birth year, Kevin is currently a sophomore at Holy Ghost Prep and holds the position of Assistant Captain on Team Comcast's 16U Elite team. Kevin has been a member of Team Comcast for the past six seasons.
"I am very excited for Kevin and his family. Kevin’s ability to earn a D-I commitment to Penn State at such a young age truly exemplifies his athletic and academic ability. PSU Hockey is headed in a great direction and having Kevin a part of their future plans truly is an honor" said Jeremy Hall, Head Coach of Team Comcast's 16U Elite team.
Kevin has amassed 16 Goals, 33 Assists and 45 points in just 48 games between AYHL and Tier I Elite League play and currently leads all defensemen in the Tier-1 Elite League in point. Kevin also had the prestigious opportunity to serve as a member of the 1996 Team USA at the Youth Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria this past January. Here, Kevin and Team USA faced off against teams from all over the world including Canada, Russia, and Finland
Team Comcast wishes Kevin and his family the best of luck in his future endeavors at Penn State University.
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