San Diego Signs Three Rookies

SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Gulls announced that they have agreed to terms with rookie right wing Martin Mandeville and rookie defensemen Andy Thompson and Mitch Love.

The 21-year-old Mandeville has played the last five years for Baie-Comeau in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, registering career bests with 24 goals and 50 points in 65 games in 2004-05.

The 21-year-old Thompson played the last five seasons in the Western Hockey League, registering 105 penalty minutes and 20 points (8g-12a) in 68 games with Vancouver and Tri-City in 2004-05.

The 21-year-old Love has also played the last five years in the WHL, amassing 142 penalty minutes and a career-high 20 assists and 20 points in 59 games with Everett in 2004-05.

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