Toledo All-Star Burke Signs With Peoria
Storm Signs Ponto

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Storm announced that All-Star rookie defenseman Gerry Burke has been signed by the Peoria Rivermen of the American Hockey League and that the Storm has signed rookie defenseman Mat Ponto.

The 23-year-old Ponto comes to Toledo from the Southern Professional Hockey League where he has 34 points (10g-24a) and 40 penalty minutes in 40 games for Columbus.

The 23-year-old Burke, who won the accuracy shooting in the skills competition at the ECHL All-Star Game, has 21 points (6g-15a) and 52 penalty minutes in 43 games with Toledo.

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