Chippewa Falls, WI- The Chippewa Steel of the North American Hockey League (NAHL) are pleased to announce that defenseman Kylar Fenton has committed to play NCAA Division III hockey for Gustavus Adolphus College.
The 6’1/185 lbs. native of Grafton, WI played in 46 games for the Steel during the 20-21 season, recording 9 points.
“Kylar was solid for us this year on the blue line. He really helped our younger players understand what it means to be a junior hockey player and was a great role model for the new players. His leadership and toughness are very impressive. We are excited he is going to school close to Chippewa Falls so he can continue to be a part of our organization moving forward,” stated Steel Head Coach & General Manager Mike Janda.
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 (ARI) All league games are viewable via HockeyTV. For more information, visit chippewasteelhockey.com.