Cameron named CCM ECHL Rookie of the Month

South Carolina Stingrays’ forward Brett Cameron is the CCM ECHL Rookie of the Month for February.

The 25-year-old tallied eight goals and added eight assists for 16 points during February helping the Stingrays to a 10-2-1 record during the month.

Cameron scored at least one point in 10 of his 13 games in the month including three point games on Feb. 5 against Brampton and on Feb, 19 at Greenville. He also had a two-point effort on Feb. 6 against Florida.

A native of Spruce Grove, Alberta, Cameron is tied for second among ECHL rookies with 19 goals while ranking seventh among first-year players with 44 points in 51 games this season.

Cameron made his pro debut with the Stingrays late last season, tallying four points (3g-1a) in three games while adding one assist in five games with Adirondack of the American Hockey League.

Prior to turning pro, Cameron played collegiate hockey at the University of Alaska-Anchorage where he recorded 65 points (26g-39a) in 143 career games.

Runners Up: Michael Kirkpatrick, Adirondack (13 gp, 7g, 6a, 13 pts.), Cason Hohmann, Elmira (13 gp, 1g, 12a, 13 pts.) and Matt Leitner, Manchester (8 gp, 3g, 9a, 12 pts.).

Also Nominated: Johnny Lazo (Colorado), Mason Geertsen (Fort Wayne), Jake Fallon (Idaho), Scott Allen (Norfolk), T.J. Foster (Orlando), Nick Luukko (Reading), Zach Nastasiuk (Toledo), Phil Pietroniro (Utah) and Cody Wydo (Wheeling).


October Steve Michalek Quad City Mallards
November Vitek Vanecek South Carolina Stingrays
December C.J. Motte Elmira Jackals
January Brett Cameron South Carolina Stingrays