INDIANAPOLIS – The Indy Fuel, proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Chicago Blackhawks and the AHL’s Rockford IceHogs announced Tuesday that they have signed goaltender Michael Lackey to a standard player contract for the 2021-22 season.
Lackey, 24, comes to the Circle City after spending the 2020-21 season with the Orlando Solar Bears. Appearing in 24 games for the Solar Bears last season, the 6-foot-4, 214-pound goaltender registered a 3.64 goals-against average and a .888 save percentage.
Prior to turning pro, Lackey played five NCAA seasons with Harvard University and Providence College. The native of Washington, DC played in a total of 76 NCAA games earning a 2.41 goals-against average and .914 save percentage while helping the Crimson to the 2016-17 ECAC Championship.
With the signing of Lackey, the Fuel have ten forwards, four defensemen and one goaltender signed for the 2021-22 season. Stay tuned to Indy Fuel social media pages for more player signings throughout the offseason.
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