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by Paul on 02/20/12 at 07:37 PM ET
via Ken Schott of the Daily Gazette,
In a stunning move, Paul Kelly has resigned as the Executive Director of College Hockey Inc.
“The HCA would like to thank Paul for his service to CHI and wish him the best in his future endeavors,” HCA president and ECAC Hockey commissioner Steve Hagwell.
The news is surprising in that Kelly, who was on the job since Nov. 2009, has been traveling around the country attending games. In fact, he was just at the Union-Princeton game on Friday.
The release from the anticipates discussions to chart a different course for the position, including the option of appointing an interim executive director.
added 8:10pm, via Craig Custance of ESPN,
“Time to move on. I told them I’d give them two-three years to get the entity established and operational,” Kelly wrote in a text to ESPN.com’s Pierre LeBrun. “It’s been 28 months and it’s time for a new challenge. Although I did enjoy being of service to the college; great group of coaches, media and other personnel.”
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