Thunderbolts Tender Netminder Adam Conkling

The Evansville Thunderbolts are proud to announce that Goalie Adam Conkling has signed a tender for the 2015-2016 season. In 2013-2014 Conkling (6'0", 175) played 12 games with the Indiana Junior Ice 16U posting a 3.00 goals against average and an .890 save percentage. In 2014-2015 Adam played 25 games of high school hockey with the Homestead Spartans, posting a 3.68 goals against average and a .913 save percentage.


“Signing Goalies is one thing I take great pride in as I was a Goalie”, said Thunderbolts Head Coach and GM Scott Fankhouser. “With Adam, I know we have a great up and coming talent. I’ve had the pleasure of coaching him this last year in Fort Wayne and his work ethic and drive to improve will make him a great NA3 goaltender. As all true hockey fans know, goaltending is what makes a team great and Adam will give the Thunderbolts that security between the pipes.”


Adam is the first Goaltender to sign with the Evansville Thunderbolts. Look for more announcements to follow.


The Evansville Thunderbolts kick off their inaugural season with a mission to provide student athletes the opportunity to compete in a structured developmental environment and to realize their fullest potential on the ice as athletes, competitors and team leaders and off the ice as students, active members of the community and leaders. The Bolts have overwhelming support from the community and an elite coaching staff specializing in high performance training for intense competition, player development and progression to higher levels of hockey.