Michael Doan pitches first shutout

February 28, 2015

Sault Ste. Marie native Michael Doan registered the first shutout of his Division 1, Western Collegiate Hockey Association career on Saturday.

Doan, a 6-foot-5, 210 pound goalie who is in his junior season at Northern Michigan University, made 27 saves as the Wildcats blanked the visiting Lake Superior State University Lakers 5-0.

For the 2014-2015 season, Doan now has a record of 4-6-2 to go with a 2.71 goals against average and .914 save percentage.

Prior to going to NMU in 2012, Doan tended twine for two seasons in the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League with first the Soo Eagles, then the Soo Thunderbirds.

He was also a three-sport high school star with the St. Mary’s College Knights, excelling in hockey, basketball and football.

PHOTO: Michael Doan, in action with the Northern Michigan University Wildcats.

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  1. One of the best goalies that I have ever seen play for ANY Sault team. Congrats on your first Shutout Michael and may there be more .

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