Fargo Force defenseman Colton Poolman has committed to the University of North Dakota for the fall of 2016. From the 2014-15 roster, he is the fourth player to commit to UND joining teammates Christian Cakebread, Zach Yon and Dixon Bowen. There are 5 former players with ties to the Force that play or have played at UND: Colten St. Clair (2008-11), Keaton Thompson (2010-11), Bryn Chyzyk (2011-12), Zane McIntyre (2010-12) and Cam Johnson (2012-14).
The defenseman from East Grand Forks, MN began his first full season with the Force during the 2014-15 season, playing in a total of 46 games posting 10 points (10a) and finishing with a plus/minus rating of -5. Poolman also played in 11 games during the 2013-14 season.