Shawchenko is entering his second season with the Americans.
Last season he split time between the Americans and the San Jose Barracuda (AHL). For the Americans last season, he appeared in 13 games and had a record of 8-2-3 and a GAA of 2.35. While in the AHL, he appeared in 13 games, tallying one shutout.
Before signing with the San Jose Barracuda (AHL), he spent two seasons at the University of Alberta (CWUAA). The 6-foot-1 netminder spent his junior career in the WHL playing in 177 games and had a record of 88-65-16.