SAN ANTONIO (November 22, 2013) – San Antonio Rampage General Manager Mike Santos announced today that the American Hockey League (AHL) club has acquired rookie forward Adam Brace from the Charlotte Checkers in exchange for Philippe Cornet. Brace will report to the Rampage’s ECHL affiliate, the Cincinnati Cyclones.
Brace, 25, has recorded two goals and four assists in 10 games with the Checkers in his first professional season. The 5-foot-10, 183-pound winger played in his first professional games last season with the Florida Everblades following three years at Robert Morris University (2010-13). Brace tallied one goal and five assists in four regular season games with the Everblades and led the club with 15 points (six goals, nine assists) in 13 games during the ECHL playoffs. The Cobden, Ontario native totaled 92 points (40 goals, 52 assists) in 102 games for Robert Morris and led the team with 41 points (14 goals, 27 assists) in 38 games during his senior year. Brace played his junior hockey for the Pembroke Lumber Kings of the CJHL and recorded 153 points (68 goals, 85 assists) in 104 games.
The Rampage travel to Cedar Park Center tonight (Friday) to take on the Texas Stars at 7:30 p.m. The Silver and Black return to San Antonio on Sunday for a 4 p.m. tilt against the Toronto Marlies at AT&T Center on an Express-News Sunday Funday.
Individual and season tickets can be purchased at the AT&T Center Southeast Box Office, by calling a Rampage representative at 210-444-5554, or online at sarampage.com.