Bagnall Called Up To Manchester
Hersley Assigned To Royals

READING, Pa. – The Reading Royals announced that they have been assigned defenseman Patrik Hersley (pictured) from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League and that rookie defenseman Drew Bagnall has been reassigned to Manchester.

The Royals are the ECHL affiliate of the Monarchs of the AHL and the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League.

Selected in the fifth round (139th overall) by Los Angeles in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, the 21-year-old Hersley is in his first season in North America and has two penalty minutes in 11 games with Manchester.

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