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02-28-2013, 02:45 PM
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Curtain coming down on D'Agostino's career at Cornell

It wasn’t all too long ago that Cornell senior captain Nick D’Agostino was passed up in his OHL draft year, but that motivation has helped the Big Red defenseman develop into the player he is today.

“It was a little difficult to get passed over because a lot of my friends got drafted,” D’Agostino said.* “I always knew I was going to the collegiate route because of my parents’ influence, but it would have been nice to have that recognition. Either way it motivated my play, and I was drafted by Pittsburgh two years later.”

Drafted in 2008 by the Pittsburgh Penguins, D’Agostino has been able to take his time to develop his game in the ECAC.… read more


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