The Fort McMurray Oil Barons are pleased to announce that 20 year old forward Ben Lake (Calgary, AB) has accepted a scholarship to attend Sacred Heart University for the 2011-2012 season. The Sacred Heart Pioneers play in the Atlantic Hockey Conference in the NCAA.
Ben is currently in his 3rd year as an Oil Baron where he has posted 11 goals and 12 assists in 24 games this year. Over his career, Ben has played in 150 games and accumulated 45 goals and 55 assists for 100 points. His leadership both on and off the ice has been invaluable to the success the Oil Baron’s have experienced during his time in the AJHL.
The Oil Barons organization would like to congratulate Ben and his family and wish him all the best in his future endeavours both academically and athletically.