Nailers Acquire Rookie Smyth From Idaho

WHEELING, W.Va. – The Wheeling Nailers announced that they have acquired rookie left wing Jon Smyth from the Idaho Steelheads in exchange for financial considerations.

The Nailers are the ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League and the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League.

The 24-year-old played four years at Colgate University where he had 112 points (51g-61a) in 141 career games at Colgate and was one of 18 student-athletes in the country to be nominated for the Hockey Humanitarian Award in 2005-06.

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