Scout's Perch: Thompson, Santini play out a tale of two games
What a difference a day can make.
I had the fortune of taking in the U.S. NTDP U-18 teamís first two games against college teams for this 2012-13 season, facing off against the University of Wisconsin and the University of Notre Dame back-to-back on the nights of October 6th and 7th.
Steve Santini, a two-way defenseman for the U.S. NTDP U-18 team, was downright scary to watch. Scary intimidating when he connected with a few monster hits that left a mark on men up to five years his elder. Scarier still when he missed, leaving his teammates to contend with outnumbered attacks while he struggled to rejoin the play.Ö read more