Yuri Terao @teraoyuuri -
1. Yuri is a skilled, speedy Japanese forward from Nikko.
2. In 2015, he came to the U.S. to pursue his hockey dream despite knowing no English.
3. During the 2015-2016 season with the @ushl @waterlooblackhawks, he scored 40 points in 45 games. For a team bonding exercise that season, he taught his teammates how to make sushi.
4. He participated in the @ny_islanders’ development camps from 2014-2016.
5. Yuri returned to his hometown to play for the @h.c.tochigi_nikko_icebucks scoring 84 points over 3 seasons. He is now back in North America playing for the @echlhockey @utahgrizzlies the past two seasons.