FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 27, 2022
K-WINGS LOANED GOALTENDER EVAN CORMIER FROM MOOSE
Kalamazoo sent AHL contracted goaltender from Manitoba (AHL).
KALAMAZOO, MI – The Kalamazoo Wings, proud ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Columbus Blue Jackets, announced Thursday that they’ve been loaned goaltender Evan Cormier from the Manitoba Moose (AHL).
Cormier, 24, appeared in 14 games for Manitoba during the 2021-22 season and compiled a 8-3-3 record alongside a 2.72 goals-against average with a .905 save percentage and one shutout.
The Bowmanville, Ont. native played for the Newfoundland Growlers (17-7-2) last season as well, amassing a 2.94 goals-against average with a .899 save percentage and one shutout in 26 games played.
The 6-foot 3-inch, 201-pound, goaltender has split time between Manitoba & Binghamton (AHL) over the past four seasons, owning an AHL record of 18-24-7 with a 3.15 goals-against average to go along with a .895 save percentage and two shutouts.
Cormier was originally selected by the New Jersey Devils in the fourth-round (105th overall) of the 2016 NHL Entry Draft.
Kalamazoo has released goaltender Trevor Gorsuch to make room on the active roster.
The K-Wings next game is tomorrow at 7 p.m. EDT versus the Iowa Heartlanders at Wings Event Center. It will also be 'Believe Night', and there will be a jersey auction immediately following the contest. Purchase your tickets HERE.
The Kalamazoo Wings are a professional hockey team located in southwest Michigan that has been a staple in the Kalamazoo, MI professional sports landscape since 1974. The K-Wings compete in the ECHL and are the AA affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Columbus Blue Jackets and American Hockey League’s Cleveland Monsters. Kalamazoo plays their 36 regular season home games at Wings Event Center from October through April.