#26 Johnny McDermott
F | 6'2" | 194 lbs. | May 15, 1997
Hometown: Darien, Connecticut
USHL Draft: 2014, Phase II, 9th round, 138th overall by the Tri-City Storm.
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- Combines a power-forward’s grit with the skill of a smaller player. McDermott returns from college hockey for his first full USHL season after playing one season at Boston University.
- 2016-17, freshman season: recorded an assist, four penalty minutes and a plus-one rating in 14 games. Assisted in collegiate debut vs. Colgate on October 8.
With the Storm:
- 2015-16: Assisted in USHL debut vs. Waterloo on October 29 at Viaero Center. Played two games with the Storm.
Before the Storm:
- Skated for the Westminster Prep School from 2013-16. Served as the Captain for Westminster in 2015-16, recording 36 points and a team-best 25 assists.
- 2014-15: Averaged a point-per-game for Westminster Prep in 28 games. Chipped in with 12 goals, third on the squad.
- Son of Lisa and Jay McDermott.
- Famous former/current residents of Darien include photographer Margeret Bourke-White, New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman, CBS journalist Scott Pelley,