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Smoke Eaters add dynamic Boston University commit Liam Connors for next season.

Trail, British Columbia (March 19th, 2020) – The Trail Smoke Eaters are happy to announce the signing of future Boston University Terriers forward Liam Connors for the 2020/21 season.

Connors, from Southborough, Massachusetts has spent the last four seasons with the St. Sebastian’s Arrows of the United States High School Prep league (USHS-Prep).

Photo Credit Dan Hickling/ Hickling Images

In his fourth and most recent season, Connors captained the Arrows, tallying 16 goals and 25 assists in 28 games. He’s been a consistent point producer every season with the Arrows with 137 points in 116 games. The 5’8″, 150lbs, 19-year-old forward has also featured in 13 games for the Boston Junior Eagles of the Eastern Federation League where he added 10 points.

When asked about the decision to come to Trail, Connors said he wanted to come to a hockey market and hockey town and he felt Trail is just that. “I really connected with the coaching staff” said Connors. “I feel this is a great next step in my career and a great place to develop, I look forward to making my way to Trail in the fall”.

The Trail Smoke Eaters would like to welcome Liam to our team and community, we look forward to seeing him in Smoke Eaters orange in the fall.