UConn hockey’s Max Kalter named to Maccabi USA Team

 UConn hockeys Max Kalter named to Maccabi USA TeamOn Monday, Maccabi USA Ice Hockey Co-Chairs Steven Cohen, Devra Schorr Pulley, and Phillip Pulley, alongside Head Coach Greg Gardner announced the roster for the Maccabi USA Team that will be competing at the 20th World Maccabiah Games. Among the selections was UConn men’s ice hockey’s Max Kalter.

The sophomore just wrapped up his second season with he Huskies, playing in all 36 games this year. He tallied 20 points on four goals and sixteen assists for career-highs in both categories. A two-way player, Kalter’s 32 blocked shots this season had him ranked first among UConn forwards.

The Maccabiah Games have taken place every four years with the 2017 games being the 20th rendition. Maccabi USA is set to bring over 1,100 athletes to the games where 8,750 Jewish athletes from 80 countries will participate across 43 events. The games will be taking place in Israel from July 4-18.

SportzEdge.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s