Wes Cunningham (D)
Bridgeport Sound Tigers
Acquired: Signed to a Professional Tryout Contract (PTO) with Norfolk on 03/03/09
Made his pro/ECHL playoff debut and had two assists on 04/10/09 with Elmira (ECHL) at Trenton… Tied for ninth in ECHL scoring by defensemen in 2008-09… Led Elmira (ECHL) defensemen and finished sixth overall in scoring in 2008-09… Released from PTO by Norfolk (AHL) on 03/03/09… Made his AHL debut on 03/03/09 with Norfolk at Bridgeport… Netted the overtime game-winning goal for his first pro/ECHL goal with Elmira vs. Augusta on 10/24/08 (Riku Helenius)… Made his pro/ECHL debut and had an assist on 10/17/08 with Elmira (ECHL) vs. Reading.
2007-08: Named 2007-08 Plymouth Whalers' (OHL) Humanitarian of the Year… Represented the Western Conference at the 2008 OHL All-Star Classic in Sault Ste. Marie… Served as an alternate captain with Plymouth (OHL) in 2007-08… Finished second in assists and fourth in scoring with Plymouth (OHL) in 2007-08. 2006-07: Member of the 2006-07 OHL Champion Plymouth Whalers. 2003-04: Won gold medal with Team Ontario at 2004 World U-17 Hockey Challenge.