Photo Courtesy Dale Zanine/Gwinnett Gladiators
Forward Aaron Bendickson has been assigned to the Gladiators from the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League.
Bendickson earned two points (1g-1a) in seven games with the Americans after he was recalled on October 27. He recorded 12 penalty minutes while with Rochester.
The Theif River Falls, Minnesota, native was named the ECHL Rookie of the Month for October. He earned nine points (2g-7a) in four games with the Gladaitors this year. His nine points shares sixth overall among rookies in the ECHL.
Bendickson skated with the University of Wisconsin for the previous four seasons. He had his best collegiate season last year with the Badgers and earned 22 points (12g-10a) in 43 games. In his four year collegiate career, Bendickson recorded 40 points (20g-20a) in 147 games with the Badgers.