Evansville adds rookie defenseman Johnston

Evansville IceMen have agreed to terms with defenseman Jacob Johnston for the 2013-14 season.

The IceMen are the ECHL affiliate of the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League and the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League.

A native of Sudbury, Ontario, Johnston played collegiately at Dalhousie University of the AUS from 2009-13. In his four years with the Tigers, he appeared in 106 games recording 46 points (11g-35a). Johnston spent the 2008-09 season with the Camrose Kodiaks of the AJHL tallying 36 points (9g-27a) in 52 games.