CARLSON BIDS A FLAWLESS FAREWELL
Zach Carlson has skated nearly as long as he has walked.
"Since I was three," he said.
But after his freshman year of hockey at West Fargo High School in 2009, the goalie had enough. The politics of the system were getting to him, and the pressure wasn't worth it. There also were seven goalies, including Carlson, ready to move up from Bantams.
Besides, being an avid outdoorsman, he missed a lot of great hunting during hockey season.
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