Falcons Receive Mangos, Olson

FRESNO, Calif. – The Fresno Falcons announced that they have received rookie defenseman Simon Mangos from the Reading Royals, completing a series of transactions between the two teams that began in 2003.

The Falcons also announced that rookie forward Glenn Olson has been assigned to the team by the Cleveland Barons of the American Hockey League. Fresno is the ECHL affiliate of Cleveland and the San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League.

In 2003-04 with Kootenay in the Western Hockey League, the 6-4 and 220-pound Olson had 126 penalty minutes and three points (2g-1a) in 41 regular season games.

Team Press Release