Sea Dogs prospect commits to Harvard University
Saint John Sea Dogs prospect Marshall Rifai has committed to Harvard University.
Over The Boards first reported the news on Wednesday afternoon.
98 D Marshall Rifai (@HotchkissPuck) commits to Harvard. Up-tempo, smaller, mobile LSL (QC) product can rush, move puck. 8th rd Q pick (SJ).
— Over The Boards (@OTBPuckWatch) July 29, 2015
In 17 games last season with the Lac St-Louis Tigres Espoir, the 17-year-old defenceman recorded two goals and 16 assists along with posting two penalty minutes.
Rifai was drafted by the Sea Dogs with the 145th overall pick at the 2015 Quebec Major Junior Hockey League Entry Draft.