ECHL: Utah Grizzlies Bring Back Dakota Raabe

Photo: Utah Grizzlies

It was announced on August 14th, 2023, that the Utah Grizzlies are bringing back fan favorite Dakota Raabe. Going into his third season with Utah, Raabe has been a huge contributor since joining the team late in the 2021-22 season. Last season, Raabe played in 55 games while tallying 36 points (11G, 25A).

Raabe, a US native out of California, played at the NCAA level for two teams over five years, mostly at the University of Michigan. Playing four seasons with the Wolverines, Raabe racked up 11 goals and 22 assists in 115 games played. Last year, Raabe had one goal in the five playoff games with Utah. In the year prior, Dakota Raabe scored his first-ever hat trick against the Idaho Steelheads on April 15, 2022, as the Grizzlies earned their first-ever Mountain Division Championship. Raabe was a key player in that playoff run as in 14 games played, racking up six points: (2G,4A).

It will be good to see Raabe back in Utah, as his speed can change the game as he scored the shootout winner in the eighth round on 3/12/23. The 5’9” forward is the seventh returning player and the 11th player to sign with Utah. The current roster currently sits as follows: D; Jacob Semik, D; Kade Jensen, F; Dylan Stewart, D; Bryan Yoon, D; Kyle Pouncy, F; Tyler Penner, F; Dylan Fitze, D; Cory Thomas, D; Keoni Texeira, F; Jared Power, F; Dakota Raabe.

The Grizzlies start their season on October 21st at home against the Tulsa Oilers. Tickets for that game and the 2023-24 season are available at UtahGrizzlies.com

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

PHOTOS: Greenville Swamp Rabbits vs. Atlanta Gladiators – 03/03/2024

DULUTH, Ga.– Once again, the Greenville Swamp Rabbits made the short trek down I-85 this past weekend to face the Atlanta Gladiators at Gas South Arena. The two teams faced off on Saturday for Thrashers Night, which ended with the “Thrashers” being shut out 4-0, and then on Sunday afternoon for Faith and Family Night. […]

Read More
Héctor Urcia for Inside The Rink

PHOTOS: Indy Fuel vs. Cincinnati Cyclones – 03/02/2024

CINCINNATI, Ohio – Zack Andrusiak scored two goals and had one assist in the Cincinnati Cyclones‘ 4-1 victory over the Indy Fuel Saturday night at Heritage Bank Center. Rylan Parenteau registered 32 saved for Cincinnati. Check out this photo gallery from Inside The Rink’s Héctor Urcia, for highlights from the game.

Read More
Red Wings Prospect Check In March

Detroit Red Wings Prospect Check-In

Checking in on the Detroit Red Wings prospects as March kicks off

Read More