Gostisbehere Signs With Flyers
CHN Staff Report
Union defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere has signed an entry-level contract with the Philadelphia Flyers, leaving school with one year of eligibility remaining.
He will report to the club's AHL affiliate, the Adirondack Phantoms, for the remainder of the season.
Gostisbehere was selected in the third round (78th overall) by the Flyers in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.
Gostisbehere was recently named Most Outstanding Player of the 2014 NCAA tournament, where he led his team to a national title with a 7-4 win over Minnesota on Saturday.
He led Union with a goal and two assists in the final game, and was a stellar plus-7.
Over the course of three years at Union, Gostisbehere recorded 22 goals and 60 assists for 82 points in 118 games.