Justin Troiani Named to New England Div. II-III All Star Team
WILLIAMSTOWN, MA ? Williams College senior defenseman and co-captain Justin Troiani (Woodbridge, ONT) has been named to the New England Men?s Division II-III All Star Team.
Previously Troiani was named a First Team Division III CCM Hockey All-American in voting by the members of the American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA) and First Team All-NESCAC.
Troiani was the eighth Eph ice hockey All-American to play for head coach Bill Kangas and the first since Alex Smigelski was honored in 2010.
Troiani also earned First Team All-NESCAC honors as a freshman.
Troiani played 93 games in the Purple Valley, tallying 20 times and assisting on 41 goals for a career point total of 61.
In 26 games this winter Troiani accounted for 23 points, notching nine goals and a team high 15 assists. This season's goals and assists mark career bests for Troiani and tied him for the team high in points with sophomore forward Nick Anderson.
Troinai's 24 points in 2011-12 ranked him second among NESCAC defensemen. His 15 assists tied him for third in NESCAC among defensemen. Nationally in Division II-III Troiani ranked eighth among defensemen in scoring
2011-12 New England Men?s Division II/III All-Stars
Jonathan La Rose, Sr. (Amherst)
Scott Barchard, Sr. (Tufts)
Jack Astedt, Jr. (Plymouth State)
Domenic Recchia, Sr. (Johnson & Wales)
Jon Grandinetti, Jr. (Southern Maine)
Ryan Barlock, Sr. (Curry)
Jordan Lalor, Sr. (Bowdoin)
Justin Troiani, Sr. (Williams)
Richie Zobak, Jr. (Plymouth State)
Jeremiah Ketts, Sr. (Johnson & Wales)
Mike Owens, Sr. (UMass Dartmouth)
Nik Tasiopoulous, So. (Wesleyan)
Pier-Olivier Cotnoir, Jr. (Norwich)
Nick Lazorko, So. (Castleton)
Kyle Thomas, Jr. (Norwich)
Skylur Jameson, Sr. (Wentworth)
Payden Benning, Sr. (Curry College)
Nick Lampson, Jr. (Salem State)