ESTERO, Fla. – The Florida Everblades announced that the team has agreed to terms with defenseman Matt Stanisz for the 2015-16 season.
The Everblades are the ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes and the American Hockey League’s Charlotte Checkers.
Stanisz joins the Everblades after posting 17 points (2g-15a) in 21 games during his senior campaign at Carleton University last season. The 25-year-old blueliner totaled 74 points (10g-64a) during his four-year collegiate career with the Ravens.
Prior to college, Stanisz registered 43 points (12g-31a) in 61 games played with the Owen Sound Attack during the 2010-11 season. The Burlington, Ontario native also played four seasons with the OHL’s Barrie Colts posting 45 points (3g-42a) in 195 games from 2006-10.