North Charleston, SC – The South Carolina Stingrays and Head Coach/Director of Hockey Operations Spencer Carbery announced today that the team has signedforward Chris Doyle. In keeping with club policy, terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Doyle, 21, joins the Stingrays from the Augusta RiverHawks of the Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) where he skated in 18 games this season scoring 13 goals and 18 assists for 31 points and is currently on a 12-game point streak with 27 points (10g, 17a). In each of his last eight games, the Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, native registered at least two points and has 11 multi-point contests this season. A fifth-round draft pick (141 overall) by the New York Rangers in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, Doyle split last season between the Miramichi Timberwolves of the MJAHL and the Mississauga St. Michael’s Majors of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) registering 23 goals and 33 assists for 56 points in 49 games. From 2006-10, the 6-foot-0, 193-pound forward dressed in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League with Prince Edward Island and Victoriaville netting 240 points (100g, 140a) in 235 games.
The Stingrays return to the North Charleston Coliseum Friday, December 16 against the Gladiators at 7:05 p.m. for Toys for Tots presented by Count on News 2. Unwrapped toy donations will be accepted at the Stingrays Customer Service table behind section 110. Albert the Juggler will be performing during Friday’s contest and Santa Claus will make special appearances all weekend (December 16, 17 and 18)!
The Stingrays and Chase After A Cure are teaming up to fight neuroblastoma on Saturday, December 17 against the Gladiators at the North Charleston Coliseum. Chase After a Cure Night tickets are available for $15 with a portion of the proceeds going back to fight neuroblastoma. Visit the Chase After A Cure website, or click here for more information and to order tickets. Saturday is also Sing for Santa Night and free parking!
The Stingrays host the Greenville Road Warriors at the North Charleston Coliseum on Sunday, December 18 at 4:00 p.m. on Kid’s Day. All kid’s tickets are $5! Meet Blue from Blue’s Clues, play in real snow outside the new Montague Terrace during Snow Day presented by Yard Icing and stay after the game for postgame autographs with the entire team!
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