t Brookings forward Schmidt makes NCAA commitment | North American Hockey League | NAHL
North American Hockey League logo North American Hockey League
The League of Opportunity NAHL Combines NAPHL NA3HL USA Hockey
Download on the App Store
Download on Google Play
NAHL Store

Brookings forward Schmidt makes NCAA commitment

May 31, 2016
The Brookings Blizzard, proud members of the North American Hockey League (NAHL) are pleased to announce that forward Colton Schmidt (Eden Prairie, Minnesota) has made his NCAA Division III commitment to play hockey for Gustavus Adolphus. Gustavus is a Division III college located in St. Peter, MN and a member of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC). 
Schmidt, 19, spent two seasons with the Blizzard and finished playing in 60 games totaling 9 points (4 goals, 5 assists). This past season, Schmidt (5’10/175) appeared in 26 games during the regular season and another four in the playoffs.
Schmidt made his NAHL debut during the 2014-15 season with the Odessa Jackalopes.
"We are very excited for Colton and will definitely miss his speed and tenacity next season," said Blizzard head coach Dan Daikawa.
"After overcoming several challenges the last two seasons, I'm very excited to be joining such a great hockey organization and school and look forward to making an impact and contributing to the success of the Gusties! I'd like to thank my family, my girlfriend, friends, and coaches who have supported me throughout the years,” said Schmidt.
Schmidt is the 9th Blizzard player this season that has made an NCAA commitment.
Click here for an updated NAHL to NCAA commitment list
Bauer Vaughn Custom Sports HockeyTV
Fanisko Super Chexx USA Hockey Apex Learning Krampade
Beauty Status Lettermen Sports DASH Digital Auction Showdown K1 Sportswear A and R Sports
Official Game Puck Avis Car Rental Budget Car Rental Sixt Rent A Car
HockeyTech Schwan Super Rink Jason Livery Custom Painted Goalie Masks Minneapolis Northwest Source One Digital
Let's Play Hockey USA Hockey Magazine USA Junior Hockey Magazine Rubber Hockey Magazine