Walpole, MA - Walpole Express Goaltender Brian Kowalski has committed to Skidmore College in Saratoga, NY. for the fall of 2017. The 6’2", 175 lbs. netminder from Williamsville, NY. is one of the elite goaltenders at this level. He’s a big get for the Thoroughbreds, which play in the very competitive New England Hockey Conference.
“Brian came to us this year from the Buffalo Jr Sabers (OJHL) and has been able to put up monster numbers in his first season with the Express," said Express Head Coach Jon Lounsbury. "Brian came to us highly regarded and he has worked incrredibly hard each day to prove he can be a go to guy in any situation," added Lounsbury
When choosing a college Brian visited several schools, finding the perfect fit with Skidmore College. “I am very excited to further my education and hockey career at Skidmore College,” Kowalski said. “I would like to thank my parents for all of the time they have put towards my success; all the many tournaments and road trips, they taught me the ups and downs required to reach my goals. I'd like to thank Coach Lounsbury for giving me the incredible opportunity to play for him and the Walpole Express," said Kowalski.
“Our Express family extends hearty congratulations to Brian and his family,” Lounsbury said.