Apple Valley, Minn. native Vince Pedrie has committed to playing his college hockey at Quinnipiac University for head coach Rand Pecknold. The third-year USHL defenseman is a physical and mobile blue liner who will add to an already talented roster in Hamden. He played a season-and-a-half with the Omaha Lancers before being traded to the Indiana Ice during the 2012-13 season. The '94 will arrive in Hamden for the 2014-15 college hockey season.
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