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Sonny Mignacca

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Playing career  1994–2000
Weight  81 kg
Name  Sonny Mignacca
Career start  1994

Role  Ice hockey player
Career end  2000
Height  1.73 m
Position  Goaltender
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Born  January 4, 1974 (age 41) Winnipeg, MAN (1974-01-04)
NHL Draft  213 overall, 1992 Vancouver Canucks
Played for  Western Professional Hockey League, Tupelo T-Rex

Head goalie coach sonny mignacca working on movement with a young goalie


Sonny Mignacca (born January 4, 1974) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender.

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Playing career

Mignacca played major junior with the Medicine Hat Tigers of the Western Hockey League, beginning in 1990–91. In 1993–94, he was awarded the Four Broncos Memorial Trophy as league MVP after posting a 3.27 GAA and a 26-23-5 record. Mignacca was drafted two years prior by the Vancouver Canucks 213th overall in the 1992 NHL Entry Draft.

After graduating from major junior, Mignacca was assigned to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, the Canucks' minor league affiliate. Two years later, he joined the Tallahassee Tiger Sharks of the East Coast Hockey League. He spent one season in Tallahassee before going overseas to play in the British Ice Hockey Superleague for two seasons. Mignacca returned to North America and played one last season in the Western Professional Hockey League with the Tupelo T-Rex before retiring from professional hockey.

Awards

  • Awarded the Four Broncos Memorial Trophy as WHL MVP in 1994
  • References

    Sonny Mignacca Wikipedia