University of Massachusetts hockey forward and co-captain Mitchell Chaffee will be forgoing his senior year in Amherst, becoming the fifth pro signing under head coach Greg Carvel after inking a two-year entry level contract with the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday.

Chaffee, who was named a CCM/AHCA First-Team All American last year as a sophomore along with being crowned the Hockey East Scoring Champion, finished this season with 29 points on 16 goals and 13 assists.