Utica, NY – Utica Comets General Manager Ryan Johnson announced today that the club has signed goaltender Mitch Gillam to a professional tryout contract.
Gillam, 25, signs his second PTO with the Comets this season after appearing in 18 ECHL games with the Worcester Railers and posting a record of 8-9-0, a save percentage of .904, a 2.64 goals against average.
The Peterborough, Ontario native is playing in his first professional season out of Cornell University. Last season, he amassed a record of 21-8-5, a .917 save percentage and a 2.25 goals against average. Gillam was named to the NCAA All-Ivy League Second Team last season and following the 2014-15 season.
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