D Seth Jones - Portland Winterhawks (2013 Draft)
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08-07-2010, 04:33 PM
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Not so fast my friend.
Seth's older brother Justin just committed to the University of Denver last week. This is usually a pretty good indicator that the younger brother will attend the same school (Jarrod & Dakota Mermis are the most recent example).
Easier for the parents to travel to see both brothers play at the same time. Denver is far closer to the family home in Dallas than Everett. Plus 60% of DU's games are on national TV.
Finally DU is less than 7 miles from the Pepsi Center so scouts & GMs can easily catch an Avs game and DU game on the same trip. 22 GM's saw Tyler Bozak play when he was a free agent.
I think you'll see Seth in Denver in 2012.
DU's 2010 Recruiting Class
F Jason Zucker (U.S. Under-18) -2 Round (Wild)
D David Makowski (Green Bay, USHL)
F Nick Shore (U.S. Under-18) - Potential 1st or 2nd round 2011
F Beau Bennett (Penticton, BCHL) - 1st Round (Penguins)
F Dan Olszewski (St. Louis, NAHL)
F Jarrod Mermis (Lincoln, USHL)
G Sam Brittain (Canmore, AJHL) - 3rd Round (Panthers)
F Justin Jones (Texas, NAHL)
2011 Recruiting Class
D Scott Mayfield (Youngstown, USHL) - Potential 1st Round 2011
F Zac Larraza (U.S. Under-17)
F Garrett Allen (Fargo, USHL)
D Matt Van Voorhis (U.S. Under-17)
D Daniel Doremus (Colorado Thunderbirds, AAA)
2012 Recruiting Class
F Tyler Pham (Team Illinios)
D Dakota Mermis (St. Louis Jr. Blues, AAA) - Potential 1st Round 2012
D Josiah Didier (Cedar Rapids, USHL)
pretty darn solid recruiting class for Denver I must say....they are starting to put together some nice prospects....
not sure if Mayfield goes to DU....OHL might pry him away....that could be a big loss if he jumps.
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