NEWJHL: Defenseman Maleah Gillette to Colby College
Walpole, MA - Defenseman Maleah Gillette from Wakefield, RI has been accepted to Colby College. Maleah has committed to the Colby Women’s Rowing Team. Maleah will shoot to be a two-sport athlete where she will attend open tryouts for the Colby Women’s Ice Hockey team. Coach Danielle says, “Once the Colby coach gets a look at Maleah on the ice, I truly believe she will want Maleah on the roster.”
"I was fortunate to Coach Maleah for two seasons and it was such a pleasure. She is such a great kid with an awesome attitude and a great sense of humor. Maleah is a workhorse on the ice. She is such a strong, powerful, offensive defenseman who was great for us in her two seasons."
“I cannot wait to attend Colby College in the fall and play on the rowing team. Being a part of the Walpole Express organization and playing under Coach Danielle for the past two season, I know I am ready to play ice hockey at the collegiate level and I will prove that to the Colby coaches. I want to thank my family, friends and coaches for getting me to where I am today," said Gillette.
"Thanks for a great two seasons Maleah! I will miss having you on the team,” added coach Doherty.
The Walpole Express Organization wishes you the best!