The Alberni Valley Bulldogs are proud to announce that 20-year old defenceman Ryan Nause has committed to play NCAA hockey at Bentley University for the 2022-2023 season.
A native of Riverview, NB, Nause joined the Bulldogs last season and posted 2 goals and 12 assists in 20 pod games. This year, Nause has 1 goal and 8 assists for 9 points in the Bulldogs first 16 games.
Bulldogs head coach and general manager Joe Martin on the commitment. “Ryan has been a great addition to our team. He joined us last year but we’ve known him for a few years. Our staff did a great job recognizing his potential, and I’m thankful for that. This year, Ryan has taken another step forward in his progression. I look forward to working with him in his final year of junior hockey and seeing where is game can go for our club.”
Nause will join teammate Stephen Castagna at Bentley.