KUA's Carle, White give college commitments

Kimball Union Academy hockey has announced the commitments of two of its senior defensemen.

Alex Carle will lace them up at Merrimack College while former Malden Catholic standout Brendan White will land at Bentley University.

Carle, a 5-foot-11, 185-pound native of Anchorage, Alaska, is the younger brother of Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Matthew Carle. The Wildcats captain will join the Warriors for the 2014-15 season.

"The KUA community is very excited for Alex and his family," He is a great player who is also a great leader."

White, a Medford native, won back-to-back Super 8 titles with Malden Catholic before transferring to KUA this year.

"Brendan has worked extremely hard to get to the level he is at," Levine said. "He is a good kid who is fun to be around everyday."