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Capitols Lebedeff commits to the Badgers

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MADISON, WI (Per Madison Capitols) – The Madison Capitols, a member of the United States Hockey League, announced goaltender Daniel Lebedeff has committed to attend the University of Wisconsin – Madison.

Lebedeff, 17, played in six games with the Capitols during the 2015-16 season, and collected a record of 3-1-1 while playing 275 minutes.  The native of Helsinki, Finland, had a goals-against-average of 3.06 and a save percentage of .896 in those six games.  Lebedeff also backstopped the Madison Capitols U18 team to the championship with a 1.78 goals-against-average and .911 save percentage during the 2015-16 season.

The goaltender will begin his college career with the Badgers during the 2018-19 season.  Lebedeff joins Capitols’ forward Mick Messner and defenseman Philip Nyberg as University of Wisconsin – Madison commits.

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