Jake Oettinger Named Texas's AHL Man of the Year

Texas Stars goalie Jake Oettinger has been named the team's winner for the AHL's Man of the Year award. He is now the Stars' nominee for the league-wide 'man of the year' award, better known as the Yanick Dupre Memorial Award.

Here's the release:
The Texas Stars are proud to announce that Jake Oettinger has been named the team’s winner of the IOA/American Specialty AHL Man of the Year award for his outstanding contributions to the Central Texas community in the 2019-20 season.

The rookie goaltender from Lakeville, Minnesota was a leading member of the Stars outreach to the Central Texas community this year. Oettinger volunteered at the local hospital Cedar Park Regional Medical Center, visited Texas Humane Heroes no-kill animal shelter, and helped raise $175,000 through the Texas Stars Foundation’s charitable efforts.

At the beginning of the season, Jake interacted with almost two dozen dogs and cats in a joint calendar photoshoot between the Stars and Texas H…

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