Matthew Coronato, a 2002 birth year. Spent six seasons with the LI Royals. Before heading off to Prep and the USHL. His brother, Jake Coronato plays on our 07 AAA team.
Calgary Flames selected forward Matthew Coronato with the 13th-overall pick in the 2021 NHL Draft.
Coronato is a talented goal scorer who was named 2021 USHL Forward of the Year after his second season with the Chicago Steel.
The right-shot right winger recorded a franchise record 48 goals in 51 regular-season games with the Steel. He had 85 points in total and added another nine goals and 13 points in only eight playoff games.
The Greenlawn, N.Y., native is not quite NHL ready but he’ll continue his development at the college level in 2021-22 having already committed to Harvard University.