Jackals add Ouellet to front line

ELMIRA, N.Y. – The
Elmira Jackals announced today that they have signed forward Christian Ouellet.

The Jackals are the ECHL affiliate of the Ottawa Senators and New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League and the Binghamton Senators and Albany Devils of the American Hockey League.

Ouellet, 22, comes to Elmira after appearing in four games earlier this season with the San Francisco Bulls. The Alma, Quebec native is in his second year as a pro after splitting last season between the Bulls and Gwinnett Gladiators. Ouellet finished 16th among ECHL rookies last year with 37 points (17g-20a) in 66 games split between the clubs. He also added three assists in five games with the Bulls during the Kelly Cup Playoffs.

Prior to turning pro, Ouellet notched 162 points (61g-101a) in 235 games in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League with Gatineau and Chicoutimi.