Wolves EHLP Forward Burke Ruel has officially committed to attend the University of Kentucky, Fall 2019. The native of Wolfeboro, NH, is a 2 year member of the Wolves program, and a 2018 graduate of Kingswood Regional HS.
Ruel was a U18 player and partial season player for the Wolves EHLP team in 2017-18, where in 16 games with the EHLP he recorded 1 goal and 4 points. So far on the 2018-19 season, Ruel has played in all 38 games with the EHLP and recorded 51 points, placing him near the top 10 of league scoring.
“Burke is a great representation of the Wolves ladder of development. He started on our u18 team and worked his way up, getting better and advancing his game. As a 99 birth year player, I foresee him continuing to get better each year and becoming a leader for Kentucky.” Commented GM Andrew Trimble.
The University of Kentucky (UK) is a public co-educational university in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1865 by John Bryan Bowman as the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Kentucky, the university is one of the state's two land-grant universities (the other being Kentucky State University), the largest college or university in the state, with 30,720students as of Fall 2015, and the highest ranked research university in the state according to U.S. News and World Report