Hailing from Berwyn, Pa., a northwest suburb of Philadelphia, Michael Cameron joined the prep ranks as a forward for powerhouse Salisbury School this season. The 5-foot-9, 170-pound center has raised his play under head coach Andrew Will and the region’s top-ranked squad, posting eight goals and seven assists through 21 games.
But this season has also taken the future UMass Minuteman back out of the region for a small taste of the United States Hockey League. Cameron has suited up in three games for the Omaha Lancers and the U.S. National Under-17 Team.
Cameron discusses the path to making his Hockey East commitment on Jan. 18 in our latest New York Hockey Journal Q&A:
How would you describe yourself as a player? Are there NHL players you try to emulate?