July 30, 2013
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -
Providence College men's hockey Head Coach Nate Leaman announced the addition of goaltender Tyler Kapp to the incoming class of players for the 2013-14 season.
Kapp, a 5-10, 165-pound goalie from Baltimore, Md., last played for the Boston Bandits of the Eastern Junior Hockey League (EJHL). Kapp missed the 2012-13 season due to injury.
In the 2011-12 season with the Bandits, Kapp posted a 19-17-1 record to go along with a 3.55 goals-against average and a .910 save percentage. He was named an EJHL All-Star and travelled to Moscow, Russia with fellow all-stars to play several international teams. In 2010-11, Kapp made his EJHL debut for the Bandits, posting an 8-12-1 record, a 3.51 goals-against average and a .918 save percentage en route to earning EJHL All-Star honors. In two seasons with the Bandits, Kapp played in 60 games while posting a .913 save percentage.
Kapp joins forwards Conor MacPhee (Windham, N.H.), Trevor Mingoia (Fairport, N.Y.) and Niko Rufo (Stoneham, Mass.), as well as defensemen Anthony Florentino (West Roxbury, Mass.), Kyle McKenzie (Aston, Pa.) and Josh Monk (Langley, B.C.) and goaltender Nick Ellis (Millersville, Md.) on the list of newcomers for the 2013-14 season.