Checkers, Rookie Smith Agree To Terms

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Checkers announced that they have agreed to terms with rookie defenseman Mark Smith, who is the younger brother of Checkers defenseman Kenton Smith.

The 24 year old has played that last four years for the University of Alaska Anchorage where he had 47 points (16g-31a) and 104 penalty minutes in 129 games.

The Checkers are the ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League and the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League.

Team Press Release