Wheeling’s LaRocque Suspended One Game

PRINCETON, N.J. – The East Coast Hockey League announced on Wednesday that Wheeling defenseman Mario LaRocque has been suspended one game for his actions in ECHL Game 63 against Peoria on October 20.

At 7:39 of the second period, LaRocque was assessed a match penalty under Rule 69 for striking a Peoria player in the head with his skate.

LaRocque will miss Wheeling’s game at Toledo (Oct. 25).