Lynx Sign SPHL Goalie of the Year Collins

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Lynx announced that they have signed goaltender Chad Collins (pictured) and center George Nistas. Both players are expected to be in uniform when the Lynx play at Columbia on Tuesday.

In his first professional season, the 24-year-old Collins was voted Goaltender of the Year and Rookie of the Year in the Southern Professional Hockey League after going 25-13-0 and leading the league with a goals against of 2.48 a save percentage of .922 and four shutouts with Fayetteville.

The 5-9 and 167-pound Nistas also played in the SPHL, scoring 17 points (8g-9a) in 18 games with Jacksonville and 41 points (20g-21a) in 34 games with Fayetteville.

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