Worcester Signs Former ECHL All-Star Walsh

WORCESTER, Mass. – The Worcester Sharks of the American Hockey League announced that they have signed ECHL All-Star defenseman Tom Walsh.

Fresno is the ECHL affiliate of Worcester of the AHL and the San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League.

Selected in the fifth round (163rd overall) by San Jose in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, the 23 year old had nine points (2g-7a) in 43 games as a rookie for Fresno in 2006-07 while also playing in the AHL where he had nine points (1g-8a) in 29 regular season games for Worcester and four points (2g-2a) in six games in the Calder Cup Playoffs for the Sharks.