Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League

North Stars’ Izyk commits to Lakehead of USports

(Photo credit to Marla Possberg)

Battlefords North Stars defenceman Alex Izyk has committed to play for Lakehead University of USports for the 2024-25 Ontario University Athletic Conference campaign.

Izyk, 20, posted 81 points in 92 Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League games with the North Stars, and was an integral part to Battlefords’ 2023 SJHL championship, and run to the Centennial Cup final.

The Blackie, AB native also featured in 87 Alberta Junior Hockey League contests with Fort McMurray, and Calgary.

Izyk is coming off a terrific overage campaign in 2023-24, wherein he scored 17 goals and 56 points over 50 regular season contests.

Lakehead University is located in Thunder Bay, ONT and featured former SJHL champion Olivier Pouliot, who won with Estevan in 2022, this past season.