Forty-Two AFHL Players Commit to Post-Secondary Institutions

RED DEER – Forty-two players from the Alberta Female Hockey League (AFHL) are graduating to post-secondary institutions to begin the next level of their sport careers. Each year, the AFHL is proud to graduate many players to the next stage in a variety of sports. The expanding list below features 30 players who will be suiting up for colleges and universities during the 2024-25 season and ten players who will be playing NCAA Division I in either the 2024-25 or 2025-26 season.

The list includes:

  • Thirty-three players from the U18 AAA division.
  • Nine players from the U18 AA division.
  •  Ten players headed to U Sports.
  • Twelve players headed to NCAA Div. 3 or ACHA.
  •  Eight players headed to ACAC.
  •  Ten players headed to NCAA Div. 1.

If you wish to be added to this list, please fill out the form below.

AFHL POST SECONDARY FORM >

U18 AA

Edmonton Pandas

 

Name Position School Commitment Season Committed League
Ryleigh Schmuland Goalie Roosevelt University 2024-25 ACHA

Red Deer Sutter Fund Chiefs

Name Position School Commitment Season Committed League
Ava Greiner Forward Baker University (Softball only) 2024-25 NAIA
Devon McConnell Forward SAIT 2024-25 ACAC
Malia Tetreault Forward University of Dubuque 2024-25 NCAA Div. 3
Payton Kletke Defence University of Dubuque 2024-25 NCAA Div. 3
Sarah Hoppins Defence SAIT 2024-25 ACAC

Rocky Mountain Raiders

Name Position School Commitment Season Committed League
Grace Bjornson Forward Maryville University 2024-25 ACHA

Sherwood Park Kings Fury

Name Position School Commitment Season Committed League
Kaylee Eiriksson Forward Lake Superior State University 2024-25 ACHA

St. Albert Raiders Sharks

Name Position School Commitment Season Committed League
Jorja Chevalier Defence SAIT 2024-25 ACAC

U18 AAA

Calgary Fire

Name Position School Commitment Season Committed League
Chayce Kullman Defence Trinity Western University 2024-25 USport
Madelynne Nafziger Defence University of Calgary 2024-25 USport
Makenna Schafer Forward University of Calgary 2024-25 USport
Megan Kirkpatrick Forward St. Thomas University 2024-25 USport
Olivia Towpich Goalie Adrian College 2024-25 ACHA
Tatem Starlight-Yellowfly Defence Lindenwood University 2024-25 NCAA Div. 1

Edmonton Jr. Oilers

Name Position School Commitment Season Committed League
Aeryn Flanagan Forward University of Saskatchewan 2024-25 USport
Cadence Richards Defense Brown University 2025-26 NCAA Div. 1
Callie Dach Defence NAIT 2024-25 ACAC
Camryn Karaki Forward SAIT 2024-25 ACAC
Claire Carruthers Forward St. Francis Xavier University 2024-25 USport
Ella Lloyd Defence Northeastern 2025-26 NCAA Div. 1
Layla Matthew Forward Clarkson University 2025-26 NCAA Div. 1
Mackenzie Gould-Sharpe Goalie Lakeland College 2024-25 ACAC
Maren Stachniak Defence SUNY Cortland 2024-25 NCAA Div. 3
Riley Scorgie Forward Cornell University 2025-26 NCAA Div. 1

Lloydminster Steelers

Name Position School Commitment Season Committed League
Emily Hourie Defence Red Deer Polytechnic 2024-25 ACAC

Red Deer Sutter Fund Chiefs

Name Position School Commitment Season Committed League
Ava Caputo Forward Toronto Metropolitan University 2024-25 NCAA Div. 1
Chloe Goofers Forward Merrimack College 2024-25 NCAA Div. 1
Gracyn MacKay Defence RPI 2024-25 NCAA Div. 1
Hannah Lundquist Defence University of Ottawa 2024-25 USport
Lilly Howell Forward University of Arizona 2024-25 ACHA
Lyvia Butz Forward Mount Royal University 2024-25 USport
Molly Hamilton Forward RPI 2024-25 NCAA Div. 1
Olivia Davidson Goalie Trinity Western University 2024-25 USport
Rylee Mcleod Forward Syracuse University 2024-25 NCAA Div. 1
Sydney Grover Defence Lloydminster Rustlers 2024-25 ACAC
Tori Evans Defence University of Ottawa 2024-25 USport

Rocky Mountain Raiders

Name Position School Commitment Season Committed League
Ava Morgan Forward Johnson and Wales University 2024-25 NCAA Div. 3
Brenna Ward Defence Adrian College 2024-25 ACHA
Reese Deibert Forward Lawrence University 2024-25 NCAA Div. 3
Taryn Oloriz Forward SUNY Canton 2024-25 NCAA Div. 3
Camryn Forbes Forward Niagara University 2024-25 ACHA

Athletes interested in the post secondary pathway are encouraged to view the AFHL Post Secondary Guide.

View the Elite Female Pathway here.