February 13, 2018 3:11 pm

Manitoba Moose add Winnipeg goalie Austin Lotz

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The Manitoba Moose have signed Winnipeg-born goalie Austin Lotz to a professional tryout agreement.

The 22-year-old is currently playing his second season of professional hockey with the ECHL. He has won 11 of the 23 games he’s appeared in as a Jacksonville Icemen, posting a 2.82 goals-against average and 0.896 save percentage. Lotz has also recorded two shutouts this year.

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To make room on their roster for Lotz, the Moose released goalie Jake Hildebrand.

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