Saints' Kotyk Announces UMD Commitment

By KBJR News 1

April 11, 2013 Updated Apr 12, 2013 at 8:30 PM CST

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- St. Scholastica freshman defenseman Brenden Kotyk has announced via Twitter his commitment to play for the University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD) Bulldogs starting in the 2013-14 season.

"BIg thanks to all St.Scholastica coaches, staff, and most of all the boys for a great first year of college!" Kotyk tweeted. "Excited to become a UMD Bulldog."

Kotyk will make the jump from Division III to Division I after just one season with St. Scholastica, totaling seven goals and 12 assists in that freshman campaign.

The defenseman confirmed the news on Friday morning, saying he plans on using a redshirt season next year with the Bulldogs.

Posted by Zach Schneider
Bio - Facebook - Twitter - E-Mail

To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required. We respect your privacy and your email will not be visible to others nor will it be added to any email lists.