Coach Cahoon got a Christmas present when Zack LaRue gave his commitment to play at UMass over the weekend. LaRue is a 6′ 174lb forward currently playing for the Markham Waxers of the OPJHL. He’s currently 12th in the league in points with 53 and also 12th with 25 goals in 37 games.
I’m about to head out and try to do some things before Death Storm 2010 hits, but I’ll try to have more about LaRue tonight or tomorrow.
Here’s an article about Matt Irwin’s development on the AHL level from the Worcester Telegram.