(ISN) – Victoria, BC- The Victoria Royals are pleased to announce that the team has signed 15-year-old goaltender Dylan Myskiw to a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement.
Myskiw a product of Winnipeg, MB currently plays for the Winnipeg Thrashers of the Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League. With the Thrashers, Myskiw has posted seven wins and one shutout to go along with a goals against average (GAA) of 2.20 and a 0.918 save percentage (SV%) in 18 appearances.
The 6-0, 155 lb netminder spent the 2013-14 season with the Winnipeg Hawks Bantam AAA team of the Winnipeg Bantam AAA Hockey League. In 16 games with the Hawks Myskiw recorded a 2.57 GAA, a 0.913 SV% and two shutouts.
“Dylan is a talented goaltender who has high potential,” Royals’ General Manager Cameron Hope said. “We are pleased to have Dylan as part of our future plans.”
The Royals selected Myskiw in the sixth round, 112th overall in the 2014 WHL Bantam Draft.
The Royals continue their four game homestand tonight against the Saskatoon Blades with puck drop set for 7:05 p.m.