Cedar Rapids- The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders have announced that Assistant Captain Liam Walsh has committed to play his college hockey at Merrimack College in Massachusetts.
“I’m very proud to announce my commitment to Merrimack College. Huge thanks to everyone who has believed in me. Can’t wait to be a Warrior,” Walsh tweeted to announce his decision.
Walsh, who has played an instrumental role in leading the RoughRiders, will return to Cedar Rapids for the upcoming season, where he posted 9 goals and 12 assists in 60 games for the team, before suiting up for the Warriors in 2019-2020.
“We are thrilled for Liam and his family, he has worked very hard for his entire hockey career. He is a versatile, team first player with leadership ability. He will be a big part of the plan at Merrimack College moving forward,” said RoughRiders Head Coach and General Manager Mark Carlson.