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Nashville Predators Select Tomas Vomacka with 154th Pick

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They picked a large Czech goalie earlier than expected.

2016 NHL Draft - Rounds 2-7 Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

From Elite Prospects:

He’s committed to University of Connecticut for next season:

“I’m absolutely excited,” said Vomacka on his commitment. “Earning this commitment means a lot to me. I’m really proud and honored to be going to UConn. I wanted to get a college scholarship this year, and I’m really looking forward to playing college hockey.”

Some more information from NAHL:

Vomacka was named South Division Goaltender of the Year and was also named to the All-South Division Team. Currently, he is ranked 14th among North American goalies for the NHL Draft.