Alaska Anchorage announced Thursday that senior forward Alec Butcher will be eligible to play in this weekend’s series with Minnesota State after transferring from Sacred Heart.
Butcher, a native of Anchorage, played in 75 career games at Sacred Heart, recording eight goals and 28 assists for 36 points, including a career-high 22 assists during his sophomore campaign.
Prior to Sacred Heart, Butcher played two seasons for the NAHL’s Kenai River Brown Bears. The 2013-14 NAHL MVP and Forward of the Year, Butcher led the NAHL in 2013-14 in scoring with 66 points (24 goals, 42 assists) in 60 games.
Alaska Anchorage also announced that freshman defenseman Cameron Trott has left the program.