Gagnon commits to Lindenwood University

Truro Bearcats forward David Gagnon has announced his commitment to the Lindenwood University Lions, an NCAA Division I school in St. Charles, Missouri.

The 20-year-old from Halifax, N.S. was originally drafted by the Bearcats at the 2017 MHL Entry Draft in the 6th Round, 94th overall. However, he spent the 2018-19 and 2019-20 seasons with the CCHL’s Carleton Place Canadians. There he compiled 39 goals and 43 assists in 121 games, including three goals and three assists in 14 playoff games.

Gagnon acquired by the Bearcats from the Canadians on January 3rd. In 18 games during the regular season, he had 12 goals and 16 assists.

The MHL congratulates Gagnon on his hockey career and post-secondary commitment.