New Canaan’s J.D. Carrabino to attend Clarkson

According to USHR.com, New Canaan’s J.D. Carrabino has committed to play division 1 ice hockey at Clarkson University in Potsdam, NY.  Congratulations go out to yet another Nutmeg native headed off to the collegiate ranks!

Carrabino is currently skating for the Springfield Pics of the Eastern Junior Hockey League (EJHL) and was recently ranked 203rd by NHL Central Scouting for North American skaters for the upcoming 2011 NHL Entry Draft.

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RELATED NOTE:

Two other Connecticut natives are currently suiting up for Springfield’s Empire League team.  Goaltenders Andrew Furbush (Branford High School) and Sam Page (Bolton/Coventry/Lyman Memorial Co-op) are currently splitting time between the pipes for the ’10-’11 Pics squad.  (See stats here)