South Side Athletic Club U18AAA (AEHL)
“6’1” 185 Pounds
2005 DOB – Forward
2021-22 Regular Season Stats
38 Games Played
9 Goals – 14 Assists – 23 Points
A 2005-born forward, Carter Coutu is the other half of the Coutu twins and a key member of the SSAC U18 AAA group. A physical & edgy two-way forward, Carter has a unique skillset and brings an unmatched level of compete every time he is on the ice. Using his size to his advantage, Carter is very effective in tight areas with protecting & possessing the puck, creating plays and using his next-level vision to create opportunities in all situations. A natural playmaker, Carter is an excellent passer, has an elusive shot and is capable of impacting the game through a variety of different tools.
Prior to the pandemic, Carter showed his offensive output posting 24 points in 31 games during U15 AAAs. He attributes his success to his accurate & effective release, playmaking vision and his effectiveness on special teams. With an extremely high hockey IQ and his ability to play a gritty physical game, Carter is quickly becoming a high end Junior prospect who understands the importance of leadership and a comprehensive 200-foot game. One of the most driven student athletes we’ve worked with, Carter combines character with passion as he pushes forward towards the Junior ranks and eventually, NCAA hockey.