The Drumheller Dragons are pleased to announce that 20 year old defenseman Ryan Aasman has committed to the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns for the 2013-14 season.
Aasman, a 1992-born, 5’10”, 185 pound defenseman from Medicine Hat, Alberta finished the season with the Dragons. Aasman was an acquisition during the Dragons off season. Aasman played 52 games with the Dragons with 5 goals, 23 assists for a total of 28 points and 108 penalty minutes.
Dragons GM/Head Coach had this to say about Aasman’s recent commitment, “I wish Ryan all the success, he deserves it. I believe that Ryan grew in so many ways this season, not only as a player but also into a very respectable young man with great character!! I believe he will have a great University career, and I look forward to hearing about his success! Good luck Ryan!”
Aasman commented, “I’m very excited to commit to the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns and play in the prestigious CIS and start a new chapter in my life and hockey career. I would like to thank the Drumheller Dragons for my last year of Junior and making it my favorite year while helping me love hockey again. Thank you also to my teammates and my family for all of the support.”
The Dragons organization would like to congratulate Ryan and his family and wish him all the best in his future athletic and academic endeavors.
For more information, please contact the Dragons office at (403) 823-2022.