Maine Hockey Journal

Tomes off to Suffolk

Saco, ME– The Portland Jr. Pirates announced on Wednesday that forward ’89 Derek Tomes of Salem, NH has verbally committed to play for the Suffolk University Rams in Boston, MA for the 2009 – 2010 season.

This past season was Tomes first with the Junior Pirates program and finished the year with 8 goals and 3 assists.

Suffolk is in the ECAC Northeast conference and had a 8-14-3 overall record. In conference play, they were 7-7-3.

Tomes becomes the seventh Junior Pirate this season to commit to a Division III school. The organization saw Tyler Fleurent, Russ Franey and John Melancon give their commitment to the University of New England. Kevin Smith will head to the University of Southern Maine. Mike Tarajos will suit up for Plymouth State and Jay Paradis made a commitment to Southern New Hampshire University.

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