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High school hockey: Preseason Fab 15

High school hockey: Preseason Fab 15

Monday marks the official start of high school hockey in Connecticut, which means the top players in the state will be back. This year’s preseason Fab 15 features returning All-Courant and All-State players, familiar faces and new ones.

Ryan Antkowiak, SGWL, Sr., D: One of the more underrated defensemen in the state (seven points in 2017) will lead the co-op’s defense as they drop down to DII.

Matt Arena, Farmington Valley, Jr., F: The younger brother of Tim Arena, Matt was the standout of the DII championship with two goals. He’ll have a chance to show his own talents on the Generals’ top line.

Cole Chapman, Simsbury, Jr.,...