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    Recent Girls 16UA T2 Team News

    Grimley commits to the Huskies for the 2021-22 Season

    WEST CHESTER, PA - The Philadelphia Jr. Flyers Girls program is excited to announce the verbal commitment of 16U forward, Riley Grimley, to play her college hockey at the University of Connecticut in 2021-22. UConn competes in the NCAA’s-renowned Hockey East division.  Grimley will join current teammate, Ava Rinker (committed last fall), at UConn in 2021-22. 

    The smooth-skating Grimley is a dynamic forward, who possesses excellent vision and anticipation that allow her to see layers of the ice extremely well.  Grimley is a versatile player that is effective in all situations; the future Husky plays Center & LW and is top penalty killer, as well as a top threat on the PP.  The 5’4”, 145-pound forward currently has 16 goals and 15 assists (31 points) through 34 games for the 16UAAA team.

    An ecstatic Grimley made her announcement through Instagram yesterday, stating “Honored to announce my verbal commitment to the University of Connecticut.  Thanks to everyone who helped me get this far. #pullthesled”.  The post featured the UConn Huskies logo – a logo that is familiar in the Grimley household.  Both parents, Denise and Keith, are UConn alumni. 

    Riley played for her father, Keith, for several years at Valley Forge before making the jump to girls’ hockey.  When asked about the commitment, Keith said, “We have been watching Riley play since she was 3 years old and it’s exciting to see her achieve her goals.  She has worked extremely hard.  We are so proud of her.”

    Congratulations, Riley!  Keep up the great work.

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    JRF Girls make a splash at AAHA District Tryouts

    Congratulations to the following players that were selected to AAHA Girls Development Camp:

     

    2001:

    Annika Hansen*

    Sierra Moore

    Emma Simpson

    Georgia Wunder

     

    2002:

    Julia Franklin

    Ainsley Rexford

    Ava Rinker

    Ainsley Shin

    Kathryn Truban

     

    2003:

    Kylie Aquaro

    Anya Benedict

    Sydney Bradley

    Alexa Davis

    Riley Grimley

    Quinn Hartmetz*

    Livia Krzywulak

    Jessica Miller

    Gia Seravalli*

     

    2004:

    Abigail Simpson

    Thalia D’Elia (Regional Camp)

    Grace Dwyer (Regional Camp)

    Rory Dunleavy (Regional Camp)

     

    2005:

    Helena Cerutti*

    Stella Costabile*

    Abigail Hill

    Hadley Holloway

    Lindsay Moses

     

    2006:

    Skylar Campanile

    Caroline Coghan

    Kayla Czukowski

    Lindsay DiGuiseppe

    Madison Morris

    Makenna Sanders

    Ella Sennick

    Gabby Snedeker

    Gracie Spicher

    Ava Thomas

    Katie Torr

     

    2007:

    Teagan Flod

     

    Additional congratulations to the following players that advanced to the regional/national camp level:

     

    16/17 Player Development Camp (July 14-20 in St. Cloud, MN)

    • Kathryn Truban
    • Georgia Wunder

     

    15 National Player Development Camp (July 7-11 in St Cloud, MN)

    • Sydney Bradley
    • Riley Grimley
    • Quinn Hartmetz*
    • Makayla Javier
    • Jessica Miller
    • Gia Seravalli*

     

    Eastern Select 14 Development Camp (June 26-30 at Cushing Academy)

    • Thalia D’Elia
    • Rory Dunleavy
    • Grace Dwyer
    • Toni Smith

     

    18U National Player Development Camp (June 23-29 in Biddeford, Maine)

    • Ava Rinker – Only 2002 player in the Atlantic District selected for 18U National Camp

     

     

    All players are active JR Flyers players for 2018-19.

    (*) marks that player was active in 2017-18, but not 2018-19.

     

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