Cody back for third season with Evansville

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Evansville IceMen announced that left wing Mark Cody has agreed to terms with the club for the 2012-13 season.


The IceMen are the ECHL affiliate of the Columbus Blue Jackets and St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League and the Springfield Falcons and Peoria Rivermen of the American Hockey League.


Cody, 30, has spent the previous two seasons with Evansville in the Central Hockey League, registering 22 points (10g-12a) in 96 games. In 2010-11, he was one of just two IceMen players to appear in all 66 games, and led the team with 161 penalty minutes.


In 51 games in 2009-10 with Muskegon of the International Hockey League, he collected 10 points (3g-7a) along with 120 penalty minutes and was a +5.


Prior to the turning pro career, the native of Halifax, Nova Scoita played junior ‘A’ hockey with both Halifax and Truro of the MJAHL before taking the Canadian college path to St. Thomas University, where he played for two years.