Bismarck goaltender Altman makes NCAA DI commitment
The Bismarck Bobcats of the North American Hockey League (NAHL) are pleased to announce that goaltender Noah Altman has committed to play NCAA Division I hockey for Quinnipiac University in the ECAC.
Altman, 21, just completed his first season of playing in the NAHL and second season of junior hockey overall.
The 6’7/209 lbs. native of Los Angeles, CA, appeared in eight games during the 2020-21 regular season for the Bobcats, posting a 3-5-0- record with a 3.49 goals against average and a .877 save percentage.
Altman is a ladder of development success story, having played two stints in the NAPHL prior to playing junior hockey.
During the 2016-17 season, he played for the California Titans 16U team. A few years later, he would emerge again in the NAPHL, this time with the Shattuck-St. Mary’s 18U team during the 2018-19 season where he appeared in eight games and had a 4-4-0 record with a 2.24 goals against average and a .910 save percentage.
Altman was also named to the NAPHL selects team that season that played in the 2018 NA3HL Showcase in December.