Hillebrand, Herrmann, and Martel selected in USHL Draft

The Topeka RoadRunners are proud to announce that three players from last seasons roster have been selected in the 2018 Phase II USHL Draft.

Chad Hillebrand was drafted to the Central Illinois Flying Aces in the fifth round, with the 77th overall selection

Lucas Herrmann was selected by the Madison Capitals with their fifth round, 80th overall pick

Sam Martel was drafted by the Dubuque Fighting Saints in the seventh round, 104th overall pick


Associate Coach Justin DeMartino had this to say about the three players, “As an organization we couldn’t be happier for Chad, Lucas and Sam. These are three individuals who really put in the work during this past season and are now reaping the rewards. While they all bring different on ice skill sets to their prospective teams, they are all phenomenal human beings on and off the ice. Here in Topeka, we pride ourselves on developing players, moving them onto the next level and obtaining division one scholarships. We wish them nothing but the best with their new teams and hope they are extremely successful”