Bridgeport Names Inferno’s Burkhead Equipment Manager

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Inferno announced that Mike Burkhead has been named equipment manager for the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the American Hockey League.

Bridgeport is coached by former ECHL coach and executive Jack Capuano.

“This is a great opportunity for Mike. Just like our players, our staff works hard to make it to the next level,” said Columbia head coach and director of hockey operations Troy Mann. “Mike has worked tirelessly for this opportunity and will be a tremendous asset to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers.”

Columbia is the ECHL affiliate of the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League and the Toronto Marlies of the AHL.

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