LSSU’s Globke Signs with Grand Rapids Griffins

SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State junior forward Alex Globke has signed a professional standard player’s contract with the American Hockey League’s Grand Rapids Griffins for the 2016-17 season, the school announced Wednesday.

Globke, who will forgo his senior season, tallied eight points on four goals and four assists in 28 games this season.

Over his career, Globke posted 22 goals and 27 assists for 49 points in 100 games, earning 2013-14 Western Collegiate Hockey Association Rookie of the Year honors.

Globke has participated in the Detroit Red Wings Prospect Development Camp in Traverse City for the last two years.