The Aberdeen Wings, proud members of the North American Hockey League (NAHL) are pleased to announce that forward Thomas Rocco has committed to play Division I Hockey at St. Cloud State University. Thomas is a 5’9, 170lb left handed forward from Downingtown, PA. The 19 year old just finished his first season with the Wings, helping them to the franchises first Robertson Cup Championship. Thomas played in a total of 68 games for the Wings during the 2018-2019 season including 12 playoff games, he put up 51 points (14 goals, 37 assists). He was also a plus 37 overall on the year.
“Thomas is a special young man with an abundance of character and heart. He was an absolute game changer on this years Robertson Cup Championship club. His relentless work ethic will allow him to be highly successful at the next level. We’re proud of his accomplishments and excited to see his continued growth.” Head Coach Scott Langer
“I want to thank the community of Aberdeen, the coaching staff, Odde Family, all the fans and my teammates for making my experience in Aberdeen a great one. I couldn’t have asked for a better opportunity than the one I was given. I’m extremely excited to be given the opportunity to play for a great program in St. Cloud State University and I can’t wait to get things going. Thanks again to everyone who has made this possible.” Thomas Rocco
St. Cloud State University plays in the NCHC. Rocco will join former Wings Kevin Fitzgerald and Will Hammer. St. Cloud has enjoyed time as the #1 team in the country over the past few years.