Eagles' Savage very much a product of the California hockey boom
Defenseman Scott Savage played for one of California’s most storied youth programs. Today, he plays for one of college hockey’s most storied programs.
Savage’s playing career began not as a defenseman, but as a forward with the then-Yorba Linda Blackhawks (now Orange County Hockey Club) under the guidance of Joe Cook. He played one season with the Blackhawks before moving on to play for Southern California hockey factory, the LA Selects (now part of the Los Angeles Junior Kings organization).
Savage began his nearly five-year stint with the Selects in 2006 at the Pee Wee AA level and converted to defense.… read more