The Merritt Centennials are proud to announce forward Jeff Wight(1995) has committed to play for the Division 1 University of Connecticut Huskies of the NCAA.
Wight has scored 17 goals and added 12 assists in his
54 games as a Centennial, including 4 goals and 2 assists in 8 games
Jeff is from Coquitlam, BC and is a product of the
Vancouver Northeast Chiefs BCMML program. He was the Athlete-Scholar
Award winner for the Cents in 2012/2013.
It is not yet decided whether Jeff will depart Merritt in the 2014/15 season or the 2015/16 season.
Congratulations Jeff and his family on this tremendous accomplishment!
I will be chatting with Jeff tomorrow prior to the Centennials taking on the Cowichan Valley Capitals, make sure to catch the broadcast on Q101 beginning at 1:30!