Former hockey captain Trevor Jewell has signed a professional contract with the Huntsville Havoc of the Southern Professional Hockey League.
"Trevor brings one of the most powerful slapshots in college hockey to Huntsville," said JWU head coach Erik Noack. " I'm positive he'll make an immediate impact on their late season push towards the SPHL playoffs.
Jewell finished his senior season ranked 23rd in the NCAA Division III ranks in scoring by a defenseman with nine goals and nine assists for 18 points on the year. Of his nine goals, seven came via the power play which places him seventh in the nation.
Throughout his illustrious career, he was a key member of a power play unit that ranks fourth best nationally. Has been consistently ranked among the top scoring defensemen in the NCAA Division III ranks and has tallied 29 goals and 42 assists for 71 points in 92 games played during his four years in a Wildcat uniform. His 71 career points ranked him in the top-15 on the school's all-time scoring list.
Jewell will make his professional debut on Tuesday, March 5th when Huntsville travels to the Mississippi River Kings for a game at 7:05 p.m.