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Florida Eels Re-Sign Gabriel Hemstrom from Stockholm, Sweden to Premier Team

By Florida Eels Staff, 08/03/18, 9:15PM EDT


The Florida Eels, of the USPHL Premier Division, are excited to announce the re-signing of Gabriel Hemstrom from Stockholm, Sweden for 2018-19.

In 43 games for the Florida Eels Premier team last season, Gabriel Hemstrom scored 12 goals and garnered 12 assists for 24 points.  Gabe previously played Juniors in Sweden and notched a total of 47 goals and 51 assists in 102 games.  Premier Coach Frank Scarpaci commented,  “at 6’3” 203 pounds he uses his size and strength as a power forward. We are very excited with the return of Gabriel, last year being a transition year to the North American style of play. We expect him to have phenomenal season.”

General Manager Scarpaci notes, “ He is a high character young man with tremendous passion and determination. Already he has several NCAA colleges who have placed him under their radar….he is definitely a NCAA College prospect."