Ben Holmstrom (C)
Bridgeport Sound Tigers
||Colorado Springs, CO
Named 12th captain of the Sound Tigers on 10/7...Signed with the Islanders on 7/2...Had a game-high two assists on 10/11 vs. St. John’s...Scored his first goal as a Sound Tiger and the eventual game-winner on 10/13 vs. Springfield...Scored his first goal since the third game of the season against Lehigh Valley on 2/5...Had a pair of assists and named game’s third star on 2/6 at Wilkes-Barre, notching his 100th career AHL assist in the process...Points in three straight games from 2/5 - 2/10...Set a new career high with three assists on 3/13 vs. Wilkes-Barre.
Captained the Sioux Falls Stampede (05-06), UMass-Lowell (07-10), the Adirondack Phantoms (11-14) and was alternate captain in Charlotte last year...Was named the Hockey East and New England Best Defensive Forward in 2009-10.