Soo Thunderbirds goalie Michael Doan has committed to Northern Michigan University and will sign a national letter of intent with the school's Division 1 hockey program on April 15.
The plan is for Doan to play his final season of junior in 2011-12 and then join NMU for the 2012-13 campaign.
The 6-foot-4 Doan backstopped the Thunderbirds to first place in the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League this season and was named to the first All Star Team.
(Nathan can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)
March 28 postgame notes
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