Close
 
JuniorHockey.com
News DailyDish Players
Radio Discuss

Peyton Hughes to play for Irish Junior Hockey News

Published: Monday, 28 Aug 2017  
By: Fighting Irish Staff


The Detroit Fighting Irish announced today that 1991 Forward Peyton Hughes has signed to play for the Fighting Irish for the 2017-2018 Season.  The 5-7 150 lbs forward played the 2016-2017 season for the Chicago Flury U-16 AAA Team where he gained a reputation as a player utilizing over average speed and  highly developed  passing skills  to become a top playmaker for team. 

Over the last 6 months Peyton and his parents Mark and Katlyn made the decision to allow Peyton to train with former Red Wing and hockey legend Igor Larinov in Troy Michigan where Irish scouts were able to watch Peyton's game mature in a few short months. I was impressed on how Peyton had the ability to adjust his game to various levels of the game but mostly on his work ethic stated Irish coach Steve Powers  Head Coach Pete Flynn has not only been impressed by Hughes ability to adapt on the ice but has been very impressed with Peyton's quick adaptation to his billet home and surroundings. " For a young man to leave his home in Naperville Il come to a new city a new billet home and do it as if he was changing his shoes is quite amazing from early indications the transition of his game from Youth hockey to Junior Hockey will be pretty smooth sailings."

For more information on the Detroit Fighting Irish go to the teams website at

www.detroitfightingirish.com  




* Disclaimer: This site may contain advice, opinions and statements from various authors and information providers. Views expressed in this article reflect the personal opinion of the author, and not necessarily the views of JuniorHockey.com. JuniorHockey.com does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other info provided in the article, or from any other member of this site.
See more of JuniorHockey.com by logging in
Your online community for Junior Hockey!
AboutAdvertiseContact