The St. Lawrence Thunder captured the U16 NY Tier II State Championship and was a semi-finalist at the U16 National Championship Tournament.
The St. Lawrence Thunder Midget Minor team is comprised of players from across St. Lawrence Co. in Upstate NY. The team is registered through the Massena Minor Hockey Assoc. The following alums have moved on from our team in the last 3 years:
- Will Arquiett - Northwood School
- Zach Ellsworth - Northwood School
- Kyler Head - Northern Cyclones
- Corson Green - Northern Cyclones (UNH '18)
- Josh Sanchez - Northern Cyclones
- Hayden Hart - Northwood School
- Wyatt Wilsmhurst - Northwood School
- Chad Varney - The Gunnery
- Jordan Robert - The Gunnery (Clarkson '17)
- Kaden Pickering - Northwood School (SLU '17)
- Eric Miller - Syracuse Stars U18
- Jon Paul Chauvin - L/A Fighting Spirit NA3HL
Our 2014-15 team had 2 players verbally commit to NCAA Div. I programs (Kaden Pickering - St. Lawrence & Jordan Robert - Clarkson University) and 3 players advance to USA Hockey National Development Camps in the summer of 2014.
Opponents include a mix of Tier I / AAA, Tier II/AA teams, U18, and prep school teams.
Home games are played on the campus of Clarkson Univerity's Cheel Arena or on the campus of SUNY Potsdam's Maxcy Hall. Teams that visit have the chance to tour the college facilities, meet with coaches, and when available attend Clarkson or Potsdam games.
Our Alumni playing college hockey include:
- Connor Riley - Univ of Maine (Hockey East)
- Kevin Morris - Miami University - Ohio (NCHC)
- Nick Pichette - Norwich
- Pat George - Adrian College
- Max Bartell - Utica College
- Chris Roll - Amherst College
- Trent Durocher - SUNY Oswego
- Brandon Short - SUNY Potsdam
- Jake Watson - Endicott College
- Tyler Young - SUNY Potsdam