Union College junior defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere has signed an entry-level contract with the Flyers the team announced Tuesday afternoon. It was Tuesday morning Gostisbehere's head coach at Union, Rick Bennett, said he expected a decision later in the day.
The 5'11", 170 lbs. defenseman scored nine goals and added 25 assists for 34 points in 42 games this season for the Dutchmen, including a goal and two assists along with a Plus-7 rating in Union's 7-4 victory over Minnesota to claim the 2014 National Championship. He was named the Most Outstanding Player of the 2014 Frozen Four.
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