ESTERO, FL – Florida Everblades President and General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Greg Poss announced today that goaltender Bobby Goepfert has been recalled to the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League.
The Everblades are the ECHL affiliate of the Checkers and the Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey League.
The call-up for Goepfert continues a wild week for the 27 year old. After being recalled to Charlotte on Monday, he backed up for the Checkers’ 5-2 loss to Adirondack on Tuesday night. Wednesday morning Goepfert was reassigned to the Everblades and started for the Blades in their 3-1 loss to Wheeling at Germain Arena.
The call-up is his third to Charlotte this season, although he has not see any action in his previous visits to the Checkers. In 42 games with the Everblades this season the Kings Park, New York native is 23-13-3 with a 2.74 GAA.