Woburn's Alex Holland commits to Merrimack


Former Woburn High hockey standout Alex Holland has committed to Merrimack College, The Eagle-Tribune's Mike McMahon reported on Thursday.

Holland will join the Warriors for the 2013-14 season and played last season with the Victoria Grizzlies of the British Columbia Hockey League, where he posted 17-17-34 totals.

The forward helped lead the Tanners to a Super 8 appearance as as senior and is the second member of that team to gain a Hockey East offer, along with Casey Shea (UMass-Lowell). Holland scored 43 points during his senior season at Woburn, playing alongside his younger brother Danny.