Rookie Davison joins Stingrays

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. – The South Carolina Stingrays, ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Washington Capitals and American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears, have agreed to terms with defenseman Tim Davison for the 2018-19 season.

The blueliner got his first taste of professional hockey with the Stingrays late in 2017-18 when he joined the roster for two games after completing a four-year career at the University of Wisconsin.

Davison finished his senior season in the Big 10 for the Badgers with seven points (1g-6a) in 31 games. The native of De Pere, Wisconsin had his highest offensive output during his junior year in 2016-17, collecting 15 points (1g-14a) in 35 contests.

The 24-year-old appeared in 133 total NCAA games with the Badgers over the last four seasons, scoring 45 points (9g-36a). Before college, Davison played 62 games in the United States Hockey League for the Chicago Steel and had 14 points (6g-8a).