The Prince George Spruce Kings are proud to announce the NCAA Division I commitment of 20-year-old forward Jeremiah Luedtke to the University of Alaska Anchorage for the 2015-16 season.
Luedtke is a ’94 born, 5-foot-9, 150-pound righthanded forward from Lynnwood, Washington. He joined the Spruce Kings for the 2012–13 season after attending the teams Spring Prospect Camp the previous April and has been an offensive threat ever since. This season Luedtke has six goals and 14 assists for 20 points in 16 games played, good enough for seventh overall in BCHL scoring.
"The Spruce Kings organization is very happy for Jeremiah," said Spruce Kings General Manager Mike Hawes. "He chose our organization a few years ago because he wanted to reach his goal of recieveing an NCAA scholarship. We are glad that the Spruce Kings have helped Jeremiah reach that goal.
"I know Jeremiah will continue to play hard to contribute to our team’s overall success as he continues his development before heading to the University Alaska Anchorage next season."
The University of Alaska Anchorage has an enrollment of over 17,000 students. The UAA Seawolves hockey team plays in the highly competitive Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA).