|DEVITO NAMED TO COMMISSIONER'S ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL|
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Former Wellington Dukes forward Nick DeVito (photo credit - Brian Watts/OJHL Images) has been named to the Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll. The State University of New York Athletics Conference (SUNYAC) has released it's inaugural Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll which recognizes student-athletes with a 3.30 cumulative grade point average. He attended Morrisville State College as a freshman this past season posting 15 points in 25 games for the Mustangs.
The Averill Park, New York native spent parts of the past two seasons with the Dukes after previously having played prep school hockey in his home state. Devito joined the Dukes in 2014-15 as a 19-year old and recorded 13 goals and 26 points in 48 regular season games played to finish seventh on the club in scoring. He would add two points in four post-season contests. This past year, Devito bounced around a bit after starting the season with Wellington, also playing for the Amarillo Bulls of the NAHL, before finding a home with the Junior 'C' Picton Pirates, while remaining affiliated wih the Dukes. Ultimately he notched 9 points in 22 regular season games and added a single assist in one post-season contest to close-out his junior career.