From a Komets press release:
The Komets announced Tuesday that two additional players have signed tryout agreements. Forward Maxwell Tardy and goaltender Eric Mihalik have been added to the preseason roster.
Tardy, 23, was selected by St. Louis in round seven of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft before skating the 2009-10 season with Tri City in the USHL. Tardy ranked fourth on the Storm with 36 points including 12 goals and 24 assists. The Duluth, Minnesota native made his college debut in 2010-11 helping the University of Minnesota-Duluth to an NCAA Championship. Last year Tardy completed his four-year collegiate career appearing in the 25 games with the Bulldogs.
Mihalik (mih-HALL-ik), 23, finished a four-year college career last season with Colgate University posting a career high 2.43 goals-against average and .917 save percentage. The Avon Lake, Ohio native finished with college totals of 32-39-4, 2.83 goals-against average and .903 save percentage in 83 games.