Surrey Eagles forward Braeden Russell has secured his NCAA future at Ivy League Brown University for next season.
The 20-year-old native of Oakville, Ont. is averaging a point per game for the Eagles and sits fourth in team scoring.
is the fourth BCHLer to commit to Brown this season along with teammate
Philippe Johnansson, West Kelowna Warriors defenceman Ben Tegtmeyer and
Nanaimo Clippers defenceman Josh McArdle.
Brown University is
located in Providence, Rhode Island and the Bears hockey program
competes in the NCAA Div. I Eastern Collegiate Hockey Conference (ECAC).
BCHL players currently on the roster include Coquitlam Express grads
Massimo Lamacchia and Zach Pryzbek, Langley Chiefs grad Dennis
Robertson, Nanaimo Clippers grad Kyle Kramer and Merritt Centennials
grads Brandon Pfeil and Tyler Steel.
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