Greenville forward Marc-Olivier Vallerand
I know the Stingrays have a game against Grenville tonight, but it’s the start of the three-game in three-day weekend and we’ve already seen the Road Warriors.
The one big piece of news coming out of Greenville is that they signed forward Marc-Olivier Vallerand. He was the Road Warriors top scorer a year ago with 67 points (22 goals, 45 assists). Vallerand is proven goal scorer in the ECHL, especially in the Road Warriors system with 28 goals (2010-11) and 30 goals (2011-12) before last season. Vallerand started the season in Europe, specifically in Denmark with Odense, where he had four goals and five assists in nine games.
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In the, that’s pretty obvious, category, South Carolina Stingrays goalie Jeff Jakaitis was named the ECHL Goalie of the Month.
It’s the third time he has received this honor, which is tied for the most in ECHL history. Continue reading “Jakaitis named ECHL Goalie of the Month” »
OK, so hopefully, the Stingrays are actually playing the Gwinnett Gladiators on Friday, Saturday and Sunday and not Orlando this weekend. But with my luck you never know.
Besides a lull in the second period, the Stingrays played another solid game Tuesday night against Orlando in a 4-2 victory.
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So I’ve seen the Stingrays in person for one game, but I can already give you some early impressions of this team.
First and foremost they are very talented up front.
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