New Jersey defenseman Dimon makes NCAA commitment
April 6, 2020
The New Jersey Titans, proud members of the North American Hockey League (NAHL), are pleased to announce that assistant captain and defenseman Danny Dimon has committed to play NCAA Division III Ice Hockey for the Elmira College Soaring Eagles, who play in the United Collegiate Hockey Conference (UCHC). His commitment begins in the fall of 2020.
Dimon, 20, played two seasons with the Titans. He had twenty points (3 goals and 17 assists) in 88 games. This year the 5’8/165 lbs. native of Elmira, New York had thirteen points (2 goals and 11 assists) in 49 games. He was a +18.
“I would like to start by thanking the Titans organization,” stated Dimon. “The past two years have truly sculpted me into the man I am today both on off the ice. Craig and Bob never gave up on me and always gave me the opportunity to improve and show myself. I will forever be grateful that I have had the opportunity to play for the Titans organization. Lastly, I would like to thank my family and friends. Their love, support, and passion for my success are the reason I am able to have this opportunity.”
"We are extremely proud of Danny for his commitment,” stated Titans head coach and general manager Craig Doremus. “What a special young man he has been in his two years with our team. Danny established himself as a leader for our hockey club and was one of the true faces of our franchise. Elmira is so lucky to get him for four years. He is going to leave such an impact on their team and campus. I am so happy for the time we got to spend together, and I can wait to follow his career along throughout college.”
Elmira College located in Elmira, NY. The Soaring Eagles are coached by Aaron Saul. This past season Elmira had an overall 17-8-1 record.