Royals Sign Rookie Defenseman Oliveto

READING, Pa. – The Reading Royals announced that they have signed rookie defenseman Pat Oliveto, who is expected to be in the lineup for the team’s game at Dayton on Tuesday.

The Royals are the ECHL affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League and the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League.

The 22-year-old recently completed his season at Niagara University where he led the team’s defensemen in scoring for the second season in a row with 21 points (2g-19a) and was named First Team All-College Hockey America.

Team Press Release