Blues Sign Goaltender Paul Karpowich
April 20, 2012
St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has signed goaltender Paul Karpowich to a two-year, two-way contract.
Karpowich was originally drafted by the Blues in the seventh round, 185th overall, of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. He will join the Blues Friday in St. Louis.
Karpowich, 21, has spent the past four seasons at Clarkson University. This past season, the 6-2, 195-pound goaltender appeared in 37 games posting a 16-15-6 record including a 2.46 goals against average and a .921 save percentage. Overall, during his collegiate career Karpowich appeared in 130 games accumulating a 46-66-16 record to go along with 2.93 goals against average and a .910 save percentage.