Jacksonville Sports Day

ECHL: Icemen Make Roster Moves; League Names Players of the Week

The Jacksonville Icemen acquired forward Adam Dauda from the Kalamazoo Wings. The transaction completes the terms of a future considerations trade made on Dec. 18 that sent forward Garret Ross to Kalamazoo.

Dauda, 24, joins the Icemen after posting eight points (5g, 3a) in 24 games played with Kalamazoo this season.

The 6-0, 187-pound forward made five appearances with the Newfoundland Growlers (ECHL) last spring following his senior season at Colgate University. The Bratislava, Slovakia native totaled 51 points (22g, 29a) in 116 collegiate games while at Colgate (2015-2019).

In other roster moves the club has acquired defenseman Trey Phillips from the Rapid City Rush in exchange for future considerations. In addition, goaltender Griffen Outhouse has been reassigned from Manitoba.

In a separate move, Manitoba has assigned defenseman Charles-David Beaudoin to Rapid City.

Phillips, 24, returns for his second stint with the Icemen after registering 15 points (4g, 11a) in 28 appearances with the Rush this season. Last season, the 5-9, 183-pound pound blueliner totaled 11 points (3g, 8a) in 42 games played during his rookie campaign split between the Icemen and the Fort Wayne Komets. The Okotoks, Alberta native played four collegiate seasons at the University of Vermont from 2014-2018.

Outhouse, 21, returns to Jacksonville where he posted a 1-2-2 record this season. Outhouse earned a 1-1-0 record with a 3.70 goals-against-average with a 0.882 save percentage in five appearances during his recent call-up with Manitoba.

Prior to his pro career, Outhouse closed out an impressive four-year major junior career with the Western Hockey League’s (WHL) Victoria Royals. The 6-0, 180-pound netminder compiled a 114-60-5 record with ten shutouts along with a 2.64 goals-against-average and a 0.920 save percentage.

Defenseman Hayden Shaw has been reassigned to the team by Manitoba.

Shaw, 23, appeared in three games with the Moose during his recent call-up. Shaw has posted nine points (2g, 7a) in 19 meetings with the Icemen this season.

Shaw logged an assist in nine regular season games with the Icemen last spring while adding another assist in six postseason appearances. The 5-10, 190-pound blueliner totaled 37 points (10g, 27a) in 137 collegiate contests at North Dakota. Shaw is under an AHL contract with Manitoba this season.

The club has agreed to terms with defenseman Jake Hamilton. In addition, defenseman Jacob Cederholm has been reassigned to Manitoba.

Hamilton, 24, joins the Icemen after posting 14 points (3g, 11a) in 21 games played with the Peoria Rivermen of the Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL).

Last season, the 6-1, 201-pound blueliner recorded 16 points (4g, 12a) with 80 penalty minutes in 44 games with the Rivermen. The Chicago native totaled eight points in two seasons at the University of Wisconsin Superior (WJAC) from 2016-2017.

Cederholm, 21, heads to Manitoba after recording five points in 29 games played with the Icemen this season. Cederholm logged six points (1g, 5a) in 25 regular season games played while recording a goal in six playoff appearances with Jacksonville last season.

In addition, the 6-4, 211-pound defenseman also appeared in nine AHL contests with Manitoba last season. Cederholm began his career playing in Sweden’s hockey circuit and was selected by the Winnipeg Jets in the fourth-round of the 2016 NHL Entry Draft.

The Icemen are back in action when the travel to Portland to take on the Maine Mariners on Friday beginning at 7:15 p.m.

PLAYERS OF WEEK: Tyler Parsons of the Kansas City Mavericks is the Warrior Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Dec. 26-29. Parsons went 2-0-0 with one shutout, a 1.00 goals-against average and a .973 save percentage in two appearances last week. The 22-year-old made 34 saves in a 3-2 win at Cincinnati on Friday and turned aside all 38 shots in a 4-0 victory at Indy on Saturday. Shane Berschbach of the Toledo Walleye is the Inglasco ECHL Player of the Week for Dec. 26-29. It is the third time in his career that he has received the weekly honor. Berschbach scored three goals, added two assists and was a +5 in two games last week. The 28-year-old notched an assist in a 2-1 win against Wheeling on Friday before collecting his first career hat trick, while adding an assist in a 6-3 victory over Cincinnati on Sunday.

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