The Brookings Blizzard are proud to announce that recent addition Roman Ahcan, has committed to play college hockey at the University of Wisconsin members of the Big Ten. Ahcan, 18 of Burnsville, Minnesota was added to the Blizzard playoff roster after a great senior season with Burnsville High School. In 25 games Ahcan, had 18 goals and 33 assists for 51 points to lead the Blaze. In the Robertson Cup Playoffs Ahcan has 1 assist in 1 game with the Blizzard.
Ahcan is the 5th recruit of the 2017-18 class for the Blizzard to commit to a Division 1 school, including tendered players Henry Enebak (St. Cloud, NCHC), Logan Pietila (Michigan Tech, WCHA), Alex Barber (Bowling Green, WCHA), and Max Sasson ( Maine, Hockey East).
With his commitment Ahcan, also becomes the 4th member of the 2016-17 team to commit to a Division 1 school along with leading scorer Paul Cotter ( Western Michigan, NCHC), Brandon Kruse (Bowling Green, WCHA) and Chase Gamelin (Lake Superior State University, WCHA).
The Blizzard continue its quest for the Robertson Cup this Friday and Saturday at the Larson Ice Arena, both games at 7:05pm.