Tuesday, March 23, 2010
Tony Lucia signs with San Jose
Tony Lucia, a leading scorer on the U of M Gophers hockey team, recently signed with the San Jose Sharks. Lucia signed an entry-level contract, but no details have been disclosed. Tony Lucia has hockey in his blood, with his father the being Gopher men’s hockey coach. Lucia had played four seasons for the Gophers, capturing 82 points in 160 games total. Tony also played juniors for the Omaha Lancers in the U.S. Hockey League from 2004-06. Originally from Wayzata, Tony Lucia was chosen in the 2005 NHL draft and is finally able to join the Sharks now that he is graduating in May.