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#35 Evan Kirk

Nickname: Kirky
Position: Goaltender
Shoots: Right
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 190 lbs.          
Born: July 22, 1987
Hometown: Orangeville, Ontario
Years played in the NLL: 7
Previous NLL team(s): New England Black Wolves, Philadelphia Wings, Minnesota Swarm
Acquired to the Rush: Traded from New England to Rush in exchange for Aaron Bold, John Lafontaine, first-round pick in 2017 NLL Draft and second-round pick in 2018 NLL Draft
Joined the NLL: Selected by the Minnesota Swarm in the first round (sixth overall) of the 2011 Entry Draft
College/University: Hobart College
Twitter:
@EvanKirk35


2017 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS

· Totaled 43 saves in New England’s 13-12 OTW at Saskatchewan


CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

· Finished 2017 first in NLL with 676 saves and second with 940 minutes played
· Named NLL Goaltender of the Year in 2016 after leading league with 620 saves and finishing second in both wins (9) and save-percentage (.789)
· Originally selected sixth overall by Minnesota in 2011 NLL Entry Draft.
· Earned a silver medal with Team Canada for the 2010 FIL World Lacrosse Championships