|RYCKMAN HEADS TO NCAA WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT|
|May 9, 2017 « Back « Previous Next »|
The Wellington Dukes of the Ontario Junior Hockey League is pleased to announce goaltender Connor Ryckman has committed to NCAA University Wisconsin-Stevens Point Pointers starting with the 2017-18 WIAC Conference season.
The Minesing, Ontario native joined the Dukes last summer from the Soo Thunderbirds of the NOJHL. He ended up leading the OJHL in games played (47), minutes played (2,740) and saves (1,442). He finished 3rd in wins (27) and save % (.929) and 4th in GAA (2.41). He was named OJHL Goaltender of the Month for February and OJHL Goaltender of the Month runner-up for both September and December. He was also named OJHL Goaltender-of-the-Year runner-up as well as OJHL Second Team All-Fan Favourite.
Dukes GM/Head Coach Marty Abrams stated "Connor had an outstanding season for us this year and was one of the best goalies in the OJHL. It is great to see him get rewarded for all his hard work and I know he will make the most of this opportunity at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point."