The Detroit Fighting irish announced the signing of Justin Sheets today to the 2019-2020 Detroit Fighting Irish Squad. Sheets is a 2002 Goaltender that played last season in the NJPHL with the Victory Honda U-16 club. Sheets has earned a reputation as cool and calm goaltender and patrols the crease with Cat like reaction and speed. "Justin;s midget coach Matt Mosley and the staff at JDM sports management were very instrumental in getting the Irish staff to scout the personable goaltender and Coach David Taylor was very pleased that the recommendation of Mosley and his former mentor and coach JDM representative Bill Ciraulo were right on
." A great kid with a great attitude and work ethic".
Sheets is also a student at the Detroit Hockey Academy and is a protege of Coach AJ Walzak a very well respected goaltending coach and trainer from the Downriver Detroit Area. Sheets will join Goaltender Sebastian Woodlands 2000 Adelaide Australia and Derek Antol Jr 2002 Muskegon MI as the defenders of the goal for the Fighting Irish .
"We were really impressed with Sheets communication skills on the ice and his ability to fit into several different environments he was exposed to at the Chowder Cup and the NCDC Combine in Chicago his mechanics and metrics were very strong and he possesses that attitude that every coach wants in the locker room " Head Coach David Taylor
Sheets and his new team mates will be traveling to Toledo Ohio on Saturday to face the Toledo Cherokee in the USPHL season opener game time will be 7:30 pm . If you can't make it to the game you can catch all the action on Hockey TV at www.hockeytv.com
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