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Gudnason Chooses NCAA DIII For 2022-2023 Season

The Neepawa Natives are extremely proud to announce that Rylan Gudnason has committed to Alvernia University, located in Reading Pennsylvania, for the 2022-23 season.

The Golden Wolves are a Division III program that will compete in the United Collegiate Hockey Conference (UCHC), in the fall of 2022-23.

Gudnason, from Killarney, MB who joined the Natives in 2019-20 and has played in 60 regular season games, contributing 17 goals and 11 assists along with 153 PIM for the Natives.

Gudnason had this to say, “Playing in Neepawa has been a great experience. The organization has given me the grounds needed to improve my game and develop for the seasons ahead. I have chosen Alvernia University to further my hockey career as it was a perfect fit for me in regards to academics and the sport I love.”

Alvernia head coach Andrew Burke had this to say about Gudnason, “We are very excited to have Rylan joining our program here at Alvernia University in 2022-2023. Rylan was a pleasure to work with throughout the recruiting process which made it easy for him to see our vision we

have here at Alvernia. We have no doubt he will be a great addition not only athletically but academically as well.”

The entire organization would like to congratulate Rylan on his commitment to Alvernia.