Brandon’s Trent Miner signs 3-year, entry-level contract with the Colorado Avalanche

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Trent Miner, who spent time with both the Brandon U15 AAA Wheat Kings and the Brandon U18 AAA Wheat Kings, has signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the NHL’s Colorado Avalanche. Following a 2-year stint with the U18 Wheat Kings, Miner joined the WHL’s Vancouver Giants. He was drafted in the seventh round (202nd overall) of the 2019 NHL Draft by the Avalanche. Miner split his time this season between the Vancouver Giants (15 games) and the AHL’s Colorado Eagles (6 games). The 6-foot-1, 185-pound netminder recorded four shutouts, a 2.16 goals-against average and .915 save percentage in his 15 games with the Giants, this past season.

Zach Miner (brother), Dan Averill (step dad), Trent, Danica Averill (sister)