2013 quartet hopes to improve standing of Waterloo Black Hawks
The Waterloo Black Hawks have five of the 10 leading scorers in the USHL. They have two goaltenders that could easily be No. 1 starters on another team. They have one player that is considered the best 2013 draft-eligible player in American juniors right now.
They are also middling in the Western Conference, unable to emerge as one of the league’s premier teams.
“We have a tremendous amount of talent on our team,” says Cal Peterson, one of the team’s goaltenders. “Right now it’s trying to make a group of individuals into a team because, when you have that much talent, you sometimes have the tendency to” – he pauses a moment to check his words – “each individual player wants to have their own kind of success.”
“We’re underachieving a little bit,” admits Eamon McAdam, the other goaltender.… read more