Griffins Goaltender On the Rise: Filip Larsson
DETROIT, MI – In his only college season, goaltender Filip Larsson backstopped the Denver Pioneers to the Frozen Four before joining the Griffins as the team’s third goaltender during the Calder Cup Playoffs.
REGULAR SEASON STAT LINE: 22 GP, 13-6-3 record, 1.95 GAA, 0.932%, 4 SO with Denver (NCHC)
BY THE NUMBERS: 2019 – Larsson had a decorated freshman season at Denver, which turned out to be his first and only year on campus. Despite missing nearly all of the first two months of Denver’s season due to injury, he was named to the NCHC All-Rookie Team and was a finalist for the conference’s goalie of the year award. Larsson was also co-recipient of the Pioneers’ Bill Masterton Award for team MVP.