The Colorado Thunderbirds are pleased to announce that Logan Fauber has been invited to attend the 2013 USA National Team Development Program (NTDP) Evaluation Camp from March 22 - 26 in Ann Arbor, MI. “The Thunderbirds are proud that our highly nationally ranked program continues to provide an environment that is advancing players to the NTDP,” said Angelo Ricci, U16 Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations. “It is a credit to our players, the Thunderbird coaching staff and our program. We wish Logan all the best as he competes to earn a spot on the U17 team for the 2013-2014 season,” added Coach Ricci. Fauber is expected to be selected in the USHL Futures Draft in May.
Former Colorado Thunderbird players who have played or been selected for the NTDP team in Ann Arbor are Sean Lorenz (TBirds 2004-2006, Notre Dame College grad, current player with NHL's Minnesota Wild system). Nick Shore, (Tbirds 2006-2008, University of Denver Pioneers -- current player, NHL draft pick by the Los Angeles Kings). Gavin Stoick, (Tbirds 2008-2010, NTDP player 2010-2012, currently playing at Cornell, NHL draft eligible June of 2013), Quentin Shore, (Tbirds 2006-2010, NTDP player 2010-2012 -- currently at the University of Denver, NHL draft eligible June of 2013), Seth Jones (Tbirds 2006-2007 -- currently with Portland of the WHL, NHL draft eligible June of 2013) and Seth Swenson (Tbirds 2007-2009), who was offered a spot with the NTDP for the 2009-2010 season but signed with Portland of the WHL and is now playing for Seattle of the WHL.