Steve Shields made a name for himself when he attended the University of Michigan as he became the first NCAA goaltender in history to reach 100 career wins and was a two time All American at U of M. Drafted in the 5th round (#101 overall) in the 1990 NHL Entry Draft by the Buffalo Sabres, Shields went on to have a 13 year professional hockey career with NHL teams such as the Buffalo Sabres, San Jose Sharks, Anaheim Ducks, Boston Bruins, Florida Panthers and the Atlanta Thrashers.
Vaughn Custom Sports
Since 1981, creator Mike Vaughn had a vision of making Vaughn Custom Sports a name that goaltenders all over the world knew, trusted and used throughout their playing careers. Located in Oxford, Michigan and London, Ontario, Vaughn Custom Sports has grown from making standard chest protectors in the early 80’s to becoming a world leader in the hockey industry. Some of the top NHL goaltenders have used and trusted Vaughn for years. Stanley Cup champion goaltenders such as Jonathan Quick and Matt Murray have trusted Vaughn goalie equipment for many years and continue to this day. Vaughn has been used by many iconic goaltenders throughout the years such as Carey Price, Ed Belfour, Chris Osgood, Bill Ranford and Andy Moog.