Boys' Varsity Hockey

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Overview

The Canterbury Boys’ Varsity Hockey team competes in the highly respected New England Prep Hockey Conference. The Saints have won the New England Prep School Division I Championship twice (1994 and 1997) and have earned a New England Tournament bid 14 times, most recently in 2018. The program’s competitive culture and focus on individual skill development have helped numerous players transition to the next level.

Roster

# Name Position Class Hometown
Colin Anna 2021 Odessa, FL
Drew Arpin 2020 East Bridgewater, MA
John Barton 2021 Downingtown, PA
Matthew Boczar 2020 Sewell, NJ
Evan Burke 2021 North Andover, MA
Devon Carlstrom 2021 Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Griffin Fillios 2020 Mason, OH
Camden Glonek 2023 Raleigh, NC
Ryan Kenna 2022 Litchfield, CT
Andrew Kessing 2020 Isle La Motte, VT
Zachary List 2020 Lake Worth, FL
Jeffrey Lumia 2020 Wolcott, CT
Andrew Mancini 2020 Farmingville, NY
Kenny Maxwell 2021 Oakhurst, NJ
Jack McCluskey 2020 South Windsor, CT
Matthew Mulhern 2022 New Milford, CT
Alexander Murtsef 2020 Nesconset, NY
David Overbeeke 2022 Wilton, CT
Peter Papadopoulos 2021 Morris Plains, NJ
Casey Raffone 2021 Guilford, CT
Zachary Riccitelli 2020 Hamden, CT
Cal Skwara 2020 Simsbury, CT
Bryce Twohey 2020 London, Ontario
Joshua Wilkins 2020 Kennett Square, PA

Coaches

Head Coach Paddy McCarthy

Paddy ‘94, an alumnus of Canterbury’s hockey program, is the head coach of Boys’ Varsity Hockey. While a student at Canterbury he was a member of the 1994 Division I New England Champion team. Following, Paddy matriculated to St. Anselm College, NH where he played NCAA hockey for the Hawks. Paddy has led the hockey team to three recent small school New England tournament appearances in 2014, 2016, and 2018. He was awarded the Vincent J. Reilly Coach of the Year Sportsmanship Award in 2012.

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Assistant Coach Mike Polsonetti

Coach Mike Polsonetti began his work at Canterbury in the fall of 2014. He is a graduate of Hobart College, NY, and received his Master’s degree in Sports Leadership from Northeastern University, MA. At Hobart, Coach Polsonetti was a four-year letter winner and was nominated captain during his senior campaign. In his final year at Hobart, he was named team MVP and led the Statemen’s senior class to the highest winning percentage in school history. After Hobart, he played professionally with the Fresno Falcons (ECHL). An independent school graduate, Coach Polsonetti is also the Senior Associate Director of Admission at Canterbury. He resides on campus with his wife, Kimberly.
 

 

 

Assistant Coach Nick Ellis

Coach Nick Ellis arrived at Canterbury in the fall of 2018 after playing professional hockey for two years in the Edmonton Oilers Organization. He is a graduate of Providence College, RI, where he was part of the 2015 National Championship team. During his final season in 2016, Mr. Ellis was awarded team MVP and nominated for the Hobey Baker award, which is presented to the best player in NCAA Division 1 hockey. He currently holds the Providence College hockey record for single season best save percentage, win percentage, and goals against average. Prior to Providence College, he attended Pomfret School, CT, where he played varsity hockey and lacrosse, and played one year of junior hockey in the USHL for the Des Moines Buccaneers.

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Schedule

Opponent Date Time Location Details Result Score Status
vs.
Taft School
Taft School Details Tie 1-1
vs.
The Hill School
Taft School Details Loss 0-2
vs.
U18 Elite
CANTERBURY Details
vs.
Lawrenceville School
CANTERBURY Details Win 5-2
vs.
Gunnery School
Berkshire School Details
vs.
Pomfret School
Berkshire School Details
vs.
Millbrook School
Millbrook School Details Loss 3-6
vs.
Hotchkiss School
CANTERBURY Details Loss 1-4
vs.
Westlake Bourget College
CANTERBURY Details Win 4-3
vs.
Berkshire School
CANTERBURY Details
vs.
Loomis Chaffee School
CANTERBURY Details
vs.
Thayer Academy
Thayer Academy Details
vs.
Cushing Academy
Cushing Academy Details
vs.
New Hampton School
Cushing Academy Details
vs.
Lawrence Academy
Cushing Academy Details
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TBA
All Day
Cushing Academy Details
vs.
Williston Northampton School
CANTERBURY Details
vs.
Gunnery School
Gunnery School Details
vs.
Choate Rosemary Hall
CANTERBURY Details
vs.
Albany Academy
CANTERBURY Details
vs.
Westminster School
CANTERBURY Details
vs.
Taft School
Taft School Details
vs.
Millbrook School
CANTERBURY Details
vs.
Pomfret School
Pomfret School Details
vs.
Winchendon School
Winchendon School Details
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Berkshire School
Berkshire School Details
vs.
Trinity Pawling School
CANTERBURY Details
vs.
Cushing Academy
Cushing Academy Details
vs.
Gunnery School
CANTERBURY Details
vs.
Williston Northampton School
Williston Northampton School Details
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Kent School
Kent School Details
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Avon Old Farms School
Avon Old Farms School Details
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Salisbury School
CANTERBURY Details
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