to date but has never gotten his chance to play with the pro’s.
posted save percentages of .844, .906, and .908 on a team that had
finals in ’99, the furthest the Knights had ever made it in the history
of the team. Chiarello backed the team making up to 60 saves some
went back to the Knights. He went to the Columbus Blue Jackets rookie
camp and was hoping he might be able to crack the line up there.
Although he had a good camp he was released, unable to get into the Blue
Jackets system already containing six goalies.
“losing” record? Is it his willingness to take that gamble, diving way
out of his net for the puck? Will playing with the Varsity Reds of
the University of New Brunswick and a winning record help some pro
teams to take that second glance?
had a shaky start but now has a six game run without a loss.
and the difference in the game. He continues to get better with every
game he plays.
form a team to go play a tournament in Poland. Chiarello is being
strongly considered for the goaltender position and with the strong game
he has had of late he should be in Poland soon.
scouts. Until then he’ll continue his education and hockey career in