The Minuteman Flames Minor Hockey Association has been a highly successful program for high school and college preparation - and beyond.

Minuteman Flames in the News

Mike Vecchione, "Union's Mike Vecchione makes best of opportunity", SBN, 3/29/14
Doyle Somerby, "'Exciting' to land with Isles", ESPN Boston, 6/23/12
Bill Arnold, "Arnold on Beanpot winner",, 2/14/12
Mike Grier, "Mike Grier Retires",, 12/1/11
Bobby Butler, "Butler brings Calder Cup home", MetroWest Daily News, 7/31/11
Edwin Shea, Winner of prestigious John Carlton Memorial Trophy, 3/23/11
Mike Grier, "The Year's Most Interesting Pictures",, 2006
James Solon, "In need of a change", MetroWest Daily News, 3/17/04
Mike and Tim Warner, "Oh, brother", MetroWest Daily News, 3/17/04
Obi Aduba, "Javelins to pucks", MetroWest Daily News, 3/17/04
Greg Mauldin, "Comeback kid", MetroWest Daily News, 3/17/04
Ned Havern, "Havern's hot streak", Boston Globe, 1/22/04
Tristan Lush, "Lush's long string", Boston Globe, 1/22/04

For more information, click on each player's name below:

93 Flames
John Ahern - St. Anselm College
Connor Doherty - UMass-Amherst
Jonathan Felteau - Salve Regina University
Alex Gacek - Miami University
Mike Najjar - Middlebury College
Doyle Somerby - Boston University
Derek Stahl - SUNY Geneseo
Frank Vatrano - UMass-Amherst
Michael Vecchione - Union College

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Bill Arnold - U.S. National Under-18 Team, Boston College
(drafted by the Calgary Flames in the 2010 NHL draft - 4th round, pick No. 108)
Danny Federico - Quinnipiac University
Zach Luczyk - Quinnipiac University

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Alec Butler - Salve Regina University
Paul Cinquegrana - University of Connecticut
Greg Rooney - Trinity College
Colin Shea - UMass-Amherst
Brian Ward - Dartmouth College

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Michael Cichy - U.S. National Under-18 Team, Tri-City Storm, Indiana Ice, University of North Dakota, Western Michigan Broncos
(drafted by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2009 NHL draft - 7th round, pick No. 199)
Brendan Cottam - Skidmore College
Evan Gogonis - St. Anselm College
Dominic Jancarterino - Hamilton College
Dawson Luke - Connecticut College
Colin Moore - U.S. National Under-18 Team, Harvard University

89 Flames
Andrew Glass - Boston University, Carleton University
Kyle Lind - Holy Cross
Edwin Shea - Boston College

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Tyler Fernandez - Brown University

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Bobby Butler - University of New Hampshire, Ottawa Senators, New Jersey Devils, Florida Panthers
Chris Cahill - Yale University, Milwaukee Admirals
Mike Harr - Union College
John Simpson - Union College
Tim White - Bryant University
Cody Wild - Providence College, Providence Bruins, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
(drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2005 NHL draft - 5th round, pick No. 140)

86 Flames
Brad Baldelli - Babson College
Topher Bevis - UMass-Amherst
Sam D'Agostino - UMass, Cyclones, Wheeling Nailers
DJ Delbuono - Skidmore College
Rory Farrel - Buccaneers, Musketeers, Northeastern University
Ryan Ginand - Northeastern University, Trenton Devils
Kevin Kapstad - University of New Hampshire, Riessersee SC
Patrick Kimball - Merrimack College
Jordan LaVallee-Smotherman - Remparts, Wolves, Thrashers, Crunch, Providence Bruins
(drafted by the Atlanta Thrashers in the 2005 NHL draft - 4th round, pick No. 116)
Dan McGoff - Boston University, Thunder, Devils, Dundee Stars
Will Ortiz - UMass-Amherst, Cincinnati Cyclones
Jerry Pollastrone - University of New Hampshire, Las Vegas Wranglers
Mickey Rego - Merrimack College

85 Flames
Nevin Hamilton - UMass-Lowell
Nick Monroe - UMass-Lowell
Matt Nickerson - Tornado, Clarkson University, Tigres, Pori, Steelheads, Stars, Ilves Tampere, Springfield Falcons
(drafted by the Dallas Stars in the 2003 NHL draft - 3rd round, pick No. 99)
Adam Pineault - Boston College, Wildcats, Crunch, Blue Jackets, Rockford Icehogs, Pardubice HC
(drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2004 NHL draft - 2nd round, pick No. 46)
Jake Schuster - Northeastern University
Bret Tyler - University of Maine, Las Vegas Wranglers, Missouri Mavericks
Matt Vokes - RoughRiders, Brown University, Trenton Devils

84 Flames
Obi Aduba - UMass-Amherst, Mad Hatters, Jackals, Quad City Mallards
Brian Boulay - Merrimack College, Royals, Komets, Bloomington PrairieThunder
John Doherty - University of New Hampshire, Buccaneers, Quinnipiac University, Inferno, Flags, Hounds, Tulsa Oilers
(drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2003 NHL draft - 2nd round, pick No. 57)
Paul Dufault - Harvard University
Pat Gannon - Boston College
Mike Potacco - UMass-Lowell

83 Flames
Marvin Degon - UMass-Amherst, Wolf Pack, Bulldogs, Grizzly Adams, Berlin Polar Bears
Robbie Deleo - Framingham State
Stephen Jacobs - UMass-Amherst
Pat Noonan - Northeastern University, Columbia Inferno
James Pemberton - Providence College, Titans, Trenton Devils
(drafted by the Florida Panthers in the 2003 NHL draft - 4th round, pick No. 124)
Jeff Pietrasiak - University of New Hampshire, Ice Pilots, Royals, Bears, Texas Wildcatters
(drafted by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2002 NHL draft - 6th round, pick No. 186)
James Solon - UMass-Amherst
Dan Travis - Quinnipiac University
(drafted by the Florida Panthers in the 2003 NHL draft - 5th round, pick No. 141)
Tim Warner - UMass-Amherst
Brian Yandle - University of New Hampshire, Lock Monsters, Roadrunners, Augusta Lynx

82 Flames
Kevin Brooks - Providence College
Gerry Burke - Brown University, Storm, Wranglers, Quad City Flames
Eddie Caron - University of New Hampshire, Edmonton Oilers
(drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2001 NHL draft - 2nd round, pick No. 52)
Brian Doherty - Curry College
Jonathan Goodwin - Providence College, Lynx, Fort Wayne Komets
Ned Havern - Boston College, Crunch, Lock Monsters, Providence Bruins, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
(drafted by the Dallas Stars in the 2002 NHL draft - 9th round, pick No. 273)
Scott Horvath - UMass-Amherst, Majors, Storm, Bullie, River Otters, Port Huron Flags
(drafted by the Colorado Avalanche in the 2001 NHL draft - 6th round, pick No. 184)
Bill Magnuson - Sioux City Musketeers, University of Connecticut
Greg Mauldin - UMass-Amherst, Blue Jackets, Crunch, Aeros, Oskarshamn IK, Binghamton Senators
(drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2002 NHL draft - 7th round, pick No. 199)
Rugo Santini - Brown University
Noah Welch - Harvard University, Penguins, Americans, Florida Panthers
(drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2001 NHL draft - 2nd round, pick No. 54)

81 Flames
Phil Aucoin - Norwich University, Everblades, Riverkings, Rosenheim Star Bulls
Chris Casey - Army
Andrew DeMarco - Bowdoin College
Tristan Lush - Clarkson University, Mississippi Sea Wolves, Huntsville Havoc
Brian Mullally - Norwich University, Cyclones, Mississippi Riverkings
Tim Reidy - Merrimack College
Peter Trovato - UMass-Amherst, Chiefs, Roadrunners, Trenton Titans
Kevin Truelson - University of New Hampshire, Falcons, Ice Dogs, Bakersfield Condors
Mike Warner - UMass-Amherst
Stephen Wood - Providence College, Philadelphia Phantoms, Titans, Rivermen, Aces, Sound Tigers, Trenton Devils

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Brian Tudrick - Northeastern University

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Tara Mounsey - Brown University, U.S. Olympic Gold Metal Hockey Team

74 Flames
Ed Campbell - UMass-Lowell, Rangers, Komets, Wolf Pack, Solar Bears, Ice Cats, Griffins, Bruins, Admirals, Sound Tigers, Barons, Squires, Thrashers, Grizzlies, Wings, Huntsville Havoc
(drafted by the New York Rangers in the 1993 NHL draft - 8th round, pick No. 190)

73 Flames
Mike Grier - Boston University, Oilers, Capitals, Sabres, San Jose Sharks
(drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1993 NHL draft - 9th round, pick No. 219)

72 Flames
Jim Campbell - Olympiques, National Team, Olympic Team, Canadiens, Mighty Ducks, Bandits, Blues, Moose, Ice Cats, Montreal Canadiens, Blackhawks, Admirals, Rampage, Wolves, Sound Tigers, Phantoms, Falcons, EHC Basel
(drafted by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1991 NHL draft - 2nd round, pick No. 28)
Bill DiBuono - St. Anselm College
John Lilley - Boston University, Thunderbirds, National Team, Olympic Team, Mighty Ducks, Gulls, Bandits, Ice Dogs, Americans, Bruins, EG, Kassel Huskies, Wild Wings, Long Beach Ice Dogs
(drafted by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1990 NHL draft - 7th round, pick No. 140)
Todd Proia - St. Anselm College
Mike Shustak - Holy Cross