ESTERO, FL – Florida Everblades President and General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Greg Poss announced that defenseman Mitch McColm has signed a contract for the 2010-11 season, making him the third player signed by the Everblades for the upcoming season.
The Everblades are the ECHL affiliate of the Carolina Hurricanes and Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League and the Charlotte Checkers and Norfolk Admirals of the American Hockey League.
McColm returns to the Everblades where he made his professional debut in 2009-10. The 21-year-old signed a contract and made his pro debut on March 19 of last season against South Carolina. He finished off the regular season by skating in five games before contributing one assist in nine Kelly Cup Playoff Games.