Rockford, Ill. - The Rockford IceHogs today announced that goaltender Collin Delia has been reassigned to the Indy Fuel (ECHL) by the Chicago Blackhawks (NHL).
Delia, 23, returns to Indy where he has posted a 1-3-1 record with a 3.25 GAA and 0.911 save percentage in five games with the Fuel this season. The netminder has allowed three or fewer goals in each of his last three outings, including notching his first professional victory with 37 saves on 39 shots on Oct. 27 at Florida.
Last year, the Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. native was named the Hockey East Goaltending Champion while also earning Hockey East Third Team All-Star honors after ranking 14th in the nation with a 2.15 goals against average and ninth with a .927 save percentage for Merrimack College. He also notched a career-high nine victories during the campaign, and was tabbed the Hockey East Goaltender of the Month for January.
Next Home Game: The IceHogs return to the BMO Harris Bank Center on Nov. 10 to take on the San Antonio Rampage on Pucks & Paws Night. Fans are invited to bring their dogs to the BMO for this special occasion, and the first 1,500 through the doors will receive a plush Otis dog toy, courtesy of Riverside Dental. Tickets can be purchased at IceHogs.com, by calling (815) 968-5222 or in-person at the BMO Harris Bank Center Box Office.