Glens Falls, NY – The Adirondack Flames announced today that they have signed goaltender Taran Kozun to an Amateur Try Out (ATO). The team has also released goaltender Clay Witt from his ATO.
This is the first American Hockey League stint for Kozun, 20, after a four year tenure with the Seattle Thunderbirds and Kamloops Blazers of the WHL. Kozun had previously attended development camp with the Washington Capitals in 2014.
Kozun posted a 33-19-8 record with Seattle in the 2014-15 season, with a .915 save percentage and a 2.41 goals against average. Kozun posted a career best .928 save percentage in 2013-14 with Seattle, where he was named the Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week twice during the regular season in January and February, and again in March during the playoffs.
Witt did not appear in any games with the Flames after he signed an Amateur Try Out with the team on March 13. Witt joined the Flames after he finished a five season career with the Northeastern Huskies of Hockey East.
The Flames return the Civic Center this weekend as they host the Lake Erie Monsters on Saturday, April 11 and Sunday, April 12. Visit the Flames box office, call 518-480-3355, or order online at glensfallscc.com to be a part of the Adirondack Flames push for a Calder Cup Playoff Berth.
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