Islander to play at U.S. college
Patrick Smith, 21, of Charlottetown announced his commitment on social media Wednesday to play for the NCAA’s Morrisville State College in New York.
Smith left home at 15 to play at the Ontario Hockey Academy in Cornwall, Ont. He played prep school with Rice High School in Burlington, Vt., for two seasons. He also played two seasons of junior A in the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League. Patrick Smith is pictured while a member of the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners junior A hockey team.