Friday, August 6, 2010

Brahmas announce goalie tandem

Campbell, Savage to defend NYTEX net

The Texas Brahmas officially announced the signing of two goaltenders on Friday afternoon. Scott Campbell and Wayne Savage will be on the training camp roster in September vying for their place between the pipes.

Campbell is entering his second pro season after spending his rookie year with the Wichita Thunder last season. The Bloomfield, Ontario native posted a 7-23-2 record with a 3.77 GAA (23rd in the league) and a .896 save percentage (18th in the league). He earned the league's CHL Goalie of the Week for the first week of February earning three wins in three starts. He was also a nominee for the Wichita, Kansas 2010 Pro Athlete of the Year. Prior to turning pro, Campbell played four seasons at Lake Forest College (NCAA).

Savage comes to the Brahmas following two seasons at the University of Prince Edward Island (AUS) where Brahmas former Assistant Coach Forbes MacPherson now holds head coaching duties. Last season Savage posted a 12-7-0 record and a .904 save percentage for the Panthers and was named team MVP.

Photo Credit: Robert Keith

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