PORTLAND, Maine – The Maine Mariners have re-signed Cumberland, Maine native Ted Hart for the 2020-21 season.
Hart made his ECHL debut last November, and played in 48 of the Mariners’ 62 games in 2019-20, enjoying a productive rookie season.
The 24-year-old begam last season with the Peoria Rivermen of the Southern Professional Hockey League, posting six points in five games, before joining the Mariners on Nov 9. He totaled 18 points (10g-8a) in 48 ECHL contests.
Ted is the youngest of three brothers in the Hart family who all left hockey legacies at Greely High School as well as Phillips Exteter Academy. The middle Hart brother, Brian also appeared on the Mariners last season, joining the team in January. Ted helped lead Greely to back-to-back state titles in 2012 and 2013. He went on to play NCAA Division I hockey at Yale University, where he was a two-time ECAC All-Academic recipient, graduating in 2018.