Cincinnati Defenseman Starling Named
PaySourceUSA Plus Performer Of The Month

PRINCETON, N.J. – Cincinnati defenseman Chad Starling is the PaySourceUSA ECHL Plus Performer of the Month for February after finishing with a plus-minus rating of +16 in 13 games, improving his league-leading plus-minus rating to +42 in 53 games.

Drafted in the fourth round (114th overall) by the St. Louis Blues in the 1999 National Hockey League Entry Draft, the 27 year old was even or better in all 13 games in February, including six straight games where he was plus.

The 6-foot-6 and 205-pound Starling is in his seventh season in the ECHL where he has 90 points (13g-77a) and 513 penalty minutes in 349 regular season games and three goals and 36 penalty minutes in 31 Kelly Cup Playoff games with Cincinnati, Peoria and Utah.

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