73’s Tackett Commits To NCAA Ferris State

After a very strong season which saw him score 21 goals and 66 points in 56 games, Kemptville 73’s forward Jason Tackett has committed to Ferris State University where he will suit up for the 2016-17 season.  The 5-11, 180 lb forward has exceptional vision and play-making ability while also taking pride in his defensive game.  A hard working all-round player who will have a chance to really show what he is capable of during his 2nd and final season next year as a 20-year-old.

CCHL Career

The 19-year-old Cincinnati, Ohio native recently finished up his 1st season with the Kemptville 73’s after being acquired from the Pembroke Lumberkings back in early October.  His 45 assists ranked 6th overall in the league while his 66 points placed him 14th overall in league scoring.

Minor Hockey

Before making his way into Canada, Tackett was a member of the Ohio Blue Jackets U-18 Program where in two seasons he posted 13 goals and 44 points in 68 regular season games.

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