Roadrunners Sign Kallgren to Amateur Tryout
By: Tucson Roadrunners
March 30, 2019 8:48 AM
TUCSON, AZ – The Tucson Roadrunners, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Arizona Coyotes, announced today that the club has signed goaltender Erik Kallgren to an amateur tryout.
The 6-foot-3, 198-pound native of Stockholm, Sweden registered a record of 18-12 with a .920 save percentage (SV%) and a 2.02 goals against average (GAA) with AIK in Allsvenskan (Sweden). In three season with the club his totals accumulate to a 52-35 with a .915 save percentage (SV%) and a 2.15 goals against average (GAA).
Kallgren was originally drafted by the Arizona Coyotes in the seventh round (183rd overall) in the 2015 Entry Draft.
The 30-22-5-3 Tucson Roadrunners conclude their season series against the Colorado Eagles Saturday night at Tucson Arena. Forward Nick Merkley became the second Roadrunner to record a hat trick in the team’s three most recent games with three goals in the team’s effort Friday Night.