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Cougars Forward Martancik becomes Organization's 11th Tier II Advancement!

Martancik Drafted tier ii ncdc boston advantage!

June 10, 2020 By Chicago Cougars

Cougars Forward Jozef Martancik is the organization's 11th Tier II advancement officially making the Shreveport Mudbugs in the North American Hockey League (NAHL) last weekend after signing a tender agreement with them during the 2018-19 season!

Martancik joined the Cougars in January after spending time in his native Slovakia and the NCDC. Once in Chicago he thrived in the Cougars up tempo, offensive, and modern style of play to become one of the top Forwards nationwide in Tier III Junior hockey.

The lengthy playmaker scored 5 Goals and added 19 Assists in just 10 Games Played for an astonishing 24 Points to finish the season. This 2.4 Points/Game is the most in Cougars history for players who have played in at least 10 games. Martancik will best be remembered for scoring the game winning Goal with 1 minute left at the 2019 USPHL National Tournament for a 2-1 win against the Connecticut Nighthawks.

"Marty has come a long way since I met him 3 years ago from a you

ng cocky kid to someone who has now experienced some ups and downs, been humbled, and risen to every challenge in front of him. There are so many more obstacles ahead, but I believe the sky is the limit for him and is hockey career. We are so proud of what he has accomplished and wish him the best moving up to the NAHL." said Head Coach Brad Stoffers.

Martancik will be missed, but we wish him the best in Shreveport, Congratulations Jozef Martancik!

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