Merrimack lands Singleton

Westside forward Kyle Singleton will join the Merrimack College program on scholarship in September 2011.

Westside forward Kyle Singleton will join the Merrimack College program on scholarship in September 2011.

Westside Warriors forward Kyle Singleton has accepted a scholarship offer from Merrimack College.

The 20-year-old from Beaverton, Ore., will join the Div. 1 program for the start of the 2011-12 season

The Massachusetts-based Merrimack College Warriors are a member institution of the nine team Hockey East Conference.

Singleton, in his third season with the BCHL’s Warriors, has five goals and nine points in 15 games.

‚ÄúThis is an exciting day for Kyle and his family, as he has worked hard to secure a future in the game and an NCAA Scholarship,” said Warriors head coach and GM Darren Yopyk. “Merrimack has recruited a very good young man who will be a tremendous asset to their institution on the ice, in the classroom, and in their community.”

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