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Meet The RoughRiders - A.J. Villella

Name: A.J. Villella

Number: 2

Position: Defense

Age: 18

Height/Weight: 5-foot-10, 178 pounds

Hometown: Davie, Florida

Noteworthy: First season with RoughRiders. Was team’s 13th-round pick in 2016 USHL Entry Draft, Phase II. Only Floridian on team. Played for Boston Jr. Bruins previous two seasons. Had nine goals and 29 points in 28 games for U-18 team last season. Has committed to play college hockey at Northeastern University.

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