Scott Fankhouser

Ice hockey player from United States of America

Scott Fankhouser (born July 1, 1975 in Bismarck, North Dakota) was an American ice hockey goaltender, he is currently the Assistant Coach for the Cincinnati Cyclones of the ECHL. Fankhouser began his career playing at NCAA level with the University of Massachusetts Lowell. He was employed mainly as a back-up goaltender in his first three years, managing just 38 appearances in three terms. In his final year at the University however, he stepped up to become first choice, and over 32 games kept his goals against average down to 2.78. At the end of his university career, Fankhouser was drafted by the St. Louis Blues of the NHL and was initially sent to play for the Greenville Grrrowl in South Carolina at ECHL level, but during the season would also feature in two more leagues, the AHL and the IHL for the Louisville Panthers and the Orlando Solar Bears respectively. During this period, Fankhouser had also moved from being under contract to the Blues to sign for the Atlanta Thrashers, and would go on to make his NHL debut for his new team featuring in 16 top-level games. The following season, Fankhouser would again play for the Thrashers several times, as well as a second spell at their  ( Wikipedia article )


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United States of America


Institution From To
University of Massachusetts Lowell

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Ice Hockey

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