Fort Wayne’s Marino wins ECHL scoring title


The ECHL on Monday announced that Brandon Marino of the Fort Wayne Komets has won the league scoring championship with 88 points (30g-58a).


Alaska’s Peter Sivak was second with 83 points (31g-52a) followed by Mickey Lang of Orlando with 76 points (44g-32a) and Alaska’s Nick Mazzolini with 72 points (25g-47a).


Marino, who also led the league with 58 assists, was named to the All-ECHL First Team last week. The 27-year-old was tied for third in the league with 21 power-play assists while his six game-winning goals were tied for fourth. A native of Riverside, Calif., Marino has tallied 162 points (50g-112a) in 143 career games with the Komets.

ECHL Leading Scorer Award Winners


2014 Brandon Marino Fort Wayne Komets 88 points
2013 Mathieu Roy Florida Everblades 89 points
2012 Dustin Gazley Elmira Jackals 85 points
2011 Justin Donati Elmira Jackals 94 points
2010 Tyler Donati Elmira Jackals 114 points
2009 Kevin Baker Florida Everblades 102 points
2008 David Desharnais Cincinnati Cyclones 106 points
2007 Brad Schell Gwinnett Gladiators 110 points
2006 Alex Leavitt Alaska Aces 91 points
2005 Scott Gomez Alaska Aces 86 points
2004 Tim Smith Columbia Inferno 95 points
2003 Buddy Smith Arkansas RiverBlades 104 points
2002 Louis Dumont Pensacola IcePilots 102 points
2001 Scott King Charlotte Checkers 101 points
2000 John Spoltore Louisiana IceGators 119 points
1999 John Spoltore Louisiana IceGators 109 points
1998 Jamey Hicks Birmingham Bulls 119 points
1997 Ed Courtenay South Carolina Stingrays 110 points
1996 Hugo P. Belanger Nashville Knights 144 points
1995 Scott Burfoot Erie Panthers 97 points
1994 Phil Berger Greensboro Monarchs 139 points
1993 Trevor Jobe Nashville Knights 161 points
1992 Phil Berger Greensboro Monarchs 130 points
1991 Stan Drulia Knoxville Cherokees 140 points
1990 Bill McDougall Erie Panthers 148 points
1989 Daryl Harpe Erie Panthers 122 points