Boucher signs amateur tryout with Albany
Boucher, 18, was drafted in the fourth round (99th overall) by New Jersey during the 2011 Entry Draft. The 5-11, 195-lb. left-winger joins Albany after completing his first season with the Sarnia Sting of the OHL. He registered 50 points (28g-22a) in 67 games. Additionally, he posted three points (2g-1a) in six playoff contests.
Prior to his time with Sarnia, Boucher spent two years with the United States National Development Program. In 2009-10, he had 14 points (10g-4a) in 24 USHL contests. He also produced 16 points (7g-9a) in 17 outings with the Under-17 team and made one appearance with the Under-18 squad. In 2010-11, Boucher had 20 points (14g-6a) in 24 USHL games and registered 20 points (12g-8a) in 35 contests with the Under-18 team.
Boucher was born on Sept. 8, 1993 in Lansing, Mich.