Three Aces Called Up To Peoria

ANCHORAGE – The Alaska Aces announced that the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League have reassigned goaltender Chris Beckford-Tseu to Peoria of the American Hockey League and that defenseman Stephen Wood and rookie forward Kevin Croxton have been recalled to the AHL by Peoria.

Selected in the fifth round (159th overall) by St. Louis in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft and under contract to the Blues, the 22-year-old Beckford-Tseu is 3-0-0 and leads the ECHL with a goals-against average of 0.97 and a save percentage of .963.

Under contract to Peoria, the 24-year-old Croxton has eight points (6g-2a) in nine games and leads the Aces in goals while he is tied for the team lead with two power-play goals and one game-winning goal.

Team Press Release