Aberdeen forward Tishkevich makes NCAA DI commitment
The Aberdeen Wings, proud members of the North American Hockey League (NAHL) are pleased to announce that forward Nikolai Tishkevich has committed to play NCAA Division I hockey at American International College in Springfield, MA.
The 5’11/185 lbs. forward from Minsk, Belarus, is currently playing in his first junior hockey season with the Aberdeen Wings. In 23 games played so far, he’s notched nine goals and nine assists for 18 total points.
Previously, he played for Team Belarus’ U18 squad, where he had 15 goals and 21 assists in 40 games played. The year prior, he scored 12 goals and added 20 assists in 41 games playing for Belarus’ U17 team.
“Nikolai is an endless worker and has generated this opportunity because of it,” Wings head coach Scott Langer said. “He has a really good hockey mind to go along with a very good skill set.”
“I’m proud and honored to continue my hockey career to play NCAA Division I hockey at American International College,” Tishkevich said. “I would like to thank my family, advisor, coaches and teammates, and a thank you to AIC for trusting in me.”
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