IHM Client Hector Signs With IK Guts

by Chris White

International Hockey Management is proud to announce that client, Scott Hector, has signed with IK Guts in HockeyTvåan (Sweden Division 2). The 6’0, 183-pound goaltender was born July 31, 1997. Scott played last season in HockeyEttan with Hanhals IF, recording 17 Games Played, a 4.08 Goals Against Average, and .877 Save Percentage.

The former Mölndal Hockey youth product spend his J18 & J20 years with Kungälvs IK, Hanhals IF, and Tingsryds AIF. He posted fantastic back-to-back J20 Elit season with Tingryds AIF, compiling stat lines of: 20GP-1.86GAA-.928SV% and 18GP-1.72GAA-.917SV%. Hector has spent the last two seasons in Division 1 with Hanhals IF, after a rookie senior campaign with Osby IK in Division 2. 

This past season, IK Guts finished fifth in HockeyTvåan Södra B, with a 12-10 record. They continued to the second half of the season with a 6-3-5 record, good for second place in fortseries, the back-half of their season. IK Guts are from Finspång, Sweden, near Norrköping, and just north of Linköping.

Scott explained, 

“I’m excited about this new chapter in my career. IK Guts has made a great impression on me, and I think it will be a great year!”

IK Guts Finspång General Manager and Head Coach, Björn Olsson, said, 

“Scott Hector is an exciting goalie for us. He has great potential, and we’re positive that he’ll develop here, as a player. His character impressed us from the start of our discussions, and we look forward to having him here.”

International Hockey Management Scandinavian Regional Director, Joel Larsson, commented, 

“Scott has been a great client from our very first conversation. He has displayed a high level of competitiveness, and solid character. I’m very excited for Scott, this upcoming season, and looking forward to tracking his play.”

IHM President, Chris White, noted, 

“We’re excited for this opportunity for Scott to get a fresh new environment to develop his game and, hopefully, be in a prominent role. Joel did a great job of handling this process from day one until the contract signing, which speaks to IHM’s growing presence in the Scandinavian region, when it comes to player placements."


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