Fitzgerald leads locals on NHL Midterm rankings


Valley Junior Warriors and former Malden Catholic standout center Ryan Fitzgerald leads the list of locals on the NHL Central Scouting's Midterm Rankings of North American skaters for the 2013 NHL Draft, which were released today.

Fitzgerald, who has 13 goals for 14 points for 27 points through 22 games with the Warriors, was ranked 46th on the list released Tuesday morning.

Here's the complete list of New England skaters making the grade:

46. Ryan Fitzgerald, C, Valley Jr. Warriors - EJHL (North Reading, Mass. - Malden Catholic)

79. Anthony Florentino, D, South Kent School

83. Zach Sanford, LW, Islanders - EJHL (Pinkerton Academy)

85. Tyler Hill, LW, Hotchkiss School

90. Jason Salvaggio, C/LW, South Kent School (Hanson, Mass. - Xaverian Brothers)

117. Brian Pinho, C, St. John's Prep

120. Eddie Ellis, LW, Phillips Andover (Burlington, Mass.)

121. Ross Olsson, RW, Lincoln - USHL (Billerica, Mass.)

125. Wiley Sherman, D, Hotchkiss School

133. Nick Hutchinson, C, Avon Old Farms

136. Ryan Segalla, D, Salisbury School

160. Quin Pompi, D, Berkshire School

163. Miles Wood, LW, Noble and Greenough

172. Daniel LaFontaine, C, Avon Old Farms

178. Connor Light, D, Phillips Andover

191. Mark Hamilton, D, Salisbury School

197. Tyler Wood, D, Noble and Greenough


34. Merrick Madsen, Proctor Academy

35. Shane Starrett, South Kent School (Bellingham, Mass. - Catholic Memorial)