Moose Jaw Warriors goaltender Zach Sawchenko has committed to attend the University of Alberta for the 2017-2018 season.
Zach was selected by the Warriors in the 2nd round, 33rd overall, at the 2012 WHL Bantam Draft. In 2016-2017 he posted a record of 30-14-6-1 with a 2.79gaa, .917sv% and three shutouts, and was named an Eastern Conference 1st Team All-Star and is the back-to-back Eastern Conference Goalie of the Year.
In four seasons with the Warriors Zach appeared in 177 games and finishes with a record of 88-65-12-4 with a 3.11gaa, .908sv%, and nine shutouts. He ranks second in Warriors franchise history in regular season games played, wins, minutes played, and shutouts, he also ranks second all-time in playoff games played, and finishes tied for first with two shutouts.
The Warriors would like to thank Zach for all of his contributions to the organization and the community throughout his time in Moose Jaw.