The 2015-16 SB Nation Preseason ECAC Hockey All-Rookie Team had some obvious choices and some not so obvious ones. The headliner of the incoming freshmen is Harvard's Ryan Donato, a Boston Bruins selection who will play for his dad.
Forward: Ryan Donato, Harvard (Scituate, Mass./Dexter School)
Forward: Joe Snively, Yale (Herndon, Va./Sioux City Musketeers)
Forward: Jacob Pritchard, St. Lawrence (Macomb, Mich./Powell River Kings)
Defense: Alec McCrea, Cornell (El Cajon, Calif./Waterloo Black Hawks)
Defense: Charlie Curti, Yale (Mound, Minn./Cedar Rapids RoughRiders)
Goaltender: Michael Lackey, Harvard (Washington, D.C./US National Under-18 Team)
Honorable Mention: Forwards Hunter Racine, Colgate (Ottawa, Ontario/Hawkesbury Hawks); Brett Supinski, Union (Collegeville, Pa./Coquitlam Express); John Ernsting, Dartmouth (Naperville, Ill./Chicago Steel); Juho Jokiharju, Clarkson (Espoo, Finland/Lukko U20); Jesper Ohrvall, RPI (Halmstad, Sweden/Fairbanks Ice Dogs); Defensemen Jacob Olson, Harvard (Woodbury, Minn./Hill-Murray School); Aaron Thow, Clarkson (East York, Ontario/Cedar Rapids RoughRiders); Goaltenders Jake Kupsky, Union (Waukesha, Wis./Lone Star Brahmas); Matt Robson, Clarkson (Toronto, Ontario/Toronto Lakeshore Patriots)
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