Thursday, January 20, 2011
Alex Fons Joins Minnesota Menís Hockey Team
By Univ. of Minnesota
Freshman goaltender Alex Fons has joined the Minnesota menís hockey team, head coach Don Lucia announced today.
Fons, 19, is from Minnetonka, Minn., and played high school hockey at
Hopkins last year. He was 11-12-1 for the Royals with a 3.02
goals-against average and a .912 save percentage. Fons has played five
games this year for the Alexandria Blizzard in the North American Hockey
League. He was 1-2-0 with the Blizzard.
Fons, who was 1-0-0 in two games with the USHLís Sioux Falls Stampede
last year, will wear No. 31 for the Gophers and will serve as the teamís
Minnesota returns to competition on Jan. 28-29 when the Gophers play host to WCHA rival Alaska Anchorage.