FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Friday, April 11, 2014
JACKS ALUM HELLEBUYCK WINS RICHTER AWARD AS NATION’S TOP GOALIE
Winnipeg Jets prospect finishes college ranks with another award
ODESSA, TX – The Odessa Jackalopes, members of the North American Hockey League, are proud to announce alum Connor Hellebuyck has won the first annual Mike Richter Award as NCAA Division I Hockey’s top goaltender.
Hellebuyck lead the nation in Goals Against Average (1.79) and Save Percentage (.941).
The former Jacks standout will now begin his pro career with the St. John’s IceCaps of the AHL.
Photo Credit: @NCAAIceHockey
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