Ian O'Connor (F)
2011-2012: Appeared in 12 games with the ECHL’s Reading Royals registering three goals and three assists for six points and seven penalty minutes…Skated in two games with the AHL’s Worcester Sharks and did not record a point or penalty minutes... Collected 15 goals and 11 assists for 26 points in 49 games for the ECHL’s Stockton Thunder… Finished fourth in goals (15) and tied for sixth in points (26)… Recorded four multiple-goal games.
Career Highlights: Played in six games for the ECHL’s Reading Royals recording a goal and 24 penalty minutes during the 2010-11 season… Played four years for NCAA’s Providence College Friar’s…Played in 135 NCAA games recording 26 goals and 36 assists for 62 points… Recorded a collegiate best in points during his senior year (2010-2011) recording eight goals and 16 assists for 24 points in 34 games...Named team captain for his senior season...In 2010-2011, ranked first on Providence in points with 24… In 2009-2010, selected to the Hockey East All-Academic Team…Played in 171 games for the EJHL’s New Hampshire Jr. Monarchs collecting 40 goals and 54 assists for 94 points and 102 penalty minutes… Selected Team Captain of the Jr. Monarchs from 2005-2007.
Transactions: Signed by Reading Royals (ECHL) on March 18, 2011… Traded to the ECHL’s Stockton Thunder on October 10, 2011…Signed to a professional tryout agreement by the AHL’s Worcester Sharks on February 18, 2012…Released by the Worcester Sharks on February 24, 2012...Signed by the Reading Royals on March 7, 2012...Signed a professional tryout agreement with the Manchester Monarchs on February 27, 2013.