SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Bulls, ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s San Jose Sharks, announced today the team has agreed to terms with goaltender, Tyler Beskorowany. He is the first goaltender added to the Bulls’ 2013-14 roster.
Beskorowany, 23, enters his fourth year of professional hockey. The native of Sudbury, Ontario was selected by the Dallas Stars in the second round (59th overall) of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. Last season, Beskorowany went 17-12-3 with a 2.78 goals-against average and a .911 save percentage with the Idaho Steelheads. He also went 4-1 in the postseason, helping Idaho to the Conference Finals.
Beskorowany has appeared in 51 American Hockey League games with the Texas Stars, going 17-27-1 with a 3.10 goals-against average and an .899 save percentage. In the ECHL, he has gone 27-17-1 with a 2.62 goals-against average and a .918 save percentage. He also represented Idaho at the 2011 ECHL All-Star Classic.
Prior to turning pro, Beskorowany played for the Kingston Frontenacs and Owen Sound Attack of the Ontario Hockey League and in 2009-10, he represented Kingston at the OHL All-Star Game, finishing the season 29-25-4.