Spent the 2011-12 season with the Langley Rivermen of the BCHL...Played in 34 games,
posting a goals-against average of 3.91 and an .894 save percentage for the
upstart Langley team...Played one season in the NAHL with the Texas Tornado (39
games) and the Alexandria Blizzard (1 game)...In nearly 40 games with Texas,
posted a 2.36 GAA and a .914 save percentage...An exceptional high school goalie,
Kruger's best season came in 2009-10 as he had a 1.62 GAA and a save percentage
of .933 for Minnetonka (Minn.), including a 1.57 GAA and .941 save percentage
in the team's playoff run that ended as Minnesota finalists...Was tabbed as the Minnetonka HS
Scholar-Athlete of the Year as a senior...Recipient of the Hobey Baker Character
Award as a senior along with a spot on the state's all-tournament team...Named
all-state and all-conference as a sophomore, junior and senior...Played four
seasons of tennis in high school as well, serving as a captain his senior year.
Son of Mark and Kary Kruger...Is the only boy of four kids in
the family with three sisters...Father played four years of tennis at Gustavus
Adolphus College...Having lived in Minnesota, Texas and British Columbia, Kruger
is an outdoorsman that enjoys fishing and boating.