Metro five named to NA3HL prospects event

The North American 3 Hockey League has announced the rosters for next month’s NA3HL Top Prospects Tournament, presented by Easton, which will be held from February 17-19 at the Troy Sports Center in Troy, Mich.

The Metro Jets will be represented on Team East by forward and captain Zack MacKay and defensemen Brad Hepler and Carter Reid, while forwards Kyle Shreve and Alex Holm will play for Team South.

A total of 80 players from the NA3HL will be spread amongst four teams, who will play in three games each during the event. The number of players each NA3HL team can to send to the tournament, in which four teams from the four NA3HL divisions: Central, East, South and West was based on each team’s winning percentage within their division as of January 20, 2014.

Each team consists of a 20-man roster (12 forwards, six defensemen and two goalies) as chosen by the NA3HL Top Prospects Tournament Selection Committee and as nominated by the league's 21 head coaches.

All junior-eligible NA3HL players were eligible to participate in the Top Prospects Tournament.

For more information on the NA3HL Top Prospects Tournament, visit www.na3hl.com/tpt.