Milwaukee Signs Chiefs’ Sinkewich

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – The Johnstown Chiefs announced that rookie defenseman Russ Sinkewich has signed with Milwaukee of the American Hockey League.

Signed by Johnstown after graduating early from Bowling Green State University, the 23 year old had one goal and 17 penalty minutes in 16 games for the Chiefs while also playing in the AHL where he had an assist and two penalty minutes in five games for Milwaukee and two penalty minutes in five games for Lake Erie.

The Chiefs are the ECHL affiliate of the Colorado Avalanche and the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League and Lake Erie and Milwaukee of the AHL.

Team Press Release