Newbridge Academy Midget Varsity Player Announcement – Jack Taylor
Jack began is hockey career as an East Hants Penguin. After 2 great seasons in Peewee AAA, Jack joined the ACA Rangers and helped bring the team its first provincial title. Jack is a former member of the Nova Scotia Selects and has also attended HNS U14, U15, and U16 High Performance camps. Jack attended Newbridge last year and felt the small class sizes, committed teaching staff and school spirit made for a great experience and is looking forward to playing with the Midget Varsity team this year.
“Jack is a steady defender who likes to be a physical presence on the ice. He competes extremely hard in all three zones and has the mobility and stick to close gaps quickly on opposing scoring threats. Not too many players will have a higher battle level than Jack and this is evident with his style of play. Jack works hard to improve his game and is a very unselfish player. This speaks volumes to his character.” – Paul Hunt, Former Head Coach – ACA Rangers
“Jack will bring some size and a physical presence to our back end. I had the chance to work with Jack at Newbridge over the past year and I see a lot of potential in his game. Great addition for Newbridge Family.” – Midget Varsity Head Coach Olivier Filion.