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Raei Commits to Skidmore College

By @ExpressJrMens, 01/14/17, 12:00PM EST


Walpole, MA  - Walpole Express forward Kayser Raei has committed to Skidmore College in Saratoga, NY. for the fall of 2017. The 5’8", 170 lbs. high scoring forward from West Roxbry, Mass. is one of the elite players at this level. He’ll be a big addition to the Thoroughbreads, which play in the very competitive ECAC Northeast Conference.

“Kayser came to us from the Boston College High School and has been able to put up big numbers in his first season with the Express," said Express Head Coach John Lounsbury. "Kayser came to us with a lot to prove. He was dominate in high school and wanted to prove that he could do it at the net level. He's a great young man and is able to create offense in any situation," added Lounsbury

With 35 points in 25 games Kayser has helped the Express to a 9-1-1 record in their last 11 games (17-7-2 overall).

“I would like to thank my parents, George and Jocelyne Raei for supporting me on and off the ice. I also would like to thank my high school coaches (John Flaherty, Bob Roche, Brian MacDonald) and the entire BC High family for fostering my development as a player and person for 4 years. Lastly, I would like to thank Coach Lounsbury and the Walpole Express for pushing me everyday, giving me the confidence and opportunity to achieve my goal of playing college hockey," said Raei.

“Our Express family extends big congratulations to Kayser and his family,” Lounsbury said.

Kayser Raei