West Valley City, Utah – The Utah Grizzlies, ECHL affiliate of the Colorado Avalanche, have signed forward Tyler Penner and defenseman Kyle Pouncy for the 2021-22 season.
Penner spent last season with the Southern Professional Hockey League’s Birmingham Bulls, where he scored 12 points (5g-7a) in 30 games. Penner spent four seasons at Colgate University from 2017-20 where he was a four-time ECAC Hockey All-Academic Team honoree.
Pouncy has professional experience with the Wichita Thunder, the SPHL’s Knoxville Ice Bears and the Federal Prospects Hockey League’s Carolina Thunderbirds. Pouncy played at Northland College from 2017-20 where he holds the all-time scoring record for points by a defenseman.