Chippewa Falls, WI – The Chippewa Steel of the North American Hockey League are proud to announce that Defenseman Chase Davidson has committed to play Division 3 (WIAC) college hockey at University of Wisconsin- River Falls.
Davidson, a native of Menomonie, Wisconsin has played in 27 games this season with the Steel. In those games he has recorded 6 points with 1 goal and 5 assists.
“I’m very excited to be going to UW-River Falls next year. Everything I have experienced so far with the school has been great. The coaches have been outstanding, and the rink and athletic facility is second to none. I can’t wait to get started with them next season,” stated Davidson.
“The Steel Family is excited for this opportunity for Chase Davidson to continue his hockey career. Chase is a great teammate on and off the ice, we couldn’t be more happy for him and his family,” said Steel Interim Head Coach Carter Foguth.
The Steel return to action at Chippewa Area Ice Arena Friday, March 22nd at 7:10 against the Springfield Jr. Blues. Fans can purchase a Pepsi Family 4 Pack and receive 4 tickets, 4 hot dogs, 4 Pepsi products and 4 bags of chips for just $45. Tickets can be purchased by calling 715-861-2131 or visiting chippewasteelhockey.com
The Chippewa Steel are members of the NAHL which is the oldest and largest junior hockey league of its kind in the United States and one of only two USA Hockey-certified leagues that operate under the non pay-to-play model. The NAHL is also one of the best at advancing players to NCAA and professional hockey. Notable Alumni of the NAHL include Ryan Suter (MIN), Patrick Kane (CHI) and Phil Kessel (PIT) All league games are viewable via HockeyTV. For more information, visit chippewasteelhockey.com.