SAN ANTONIO (February 26, 2013) – San Antonio Rampage General Manager Mike Santos announced today that the American Hockey League (AHL) club has loaned goaltender Brian Foster to their ECHL affiliate, the Cincinnati Cyclones.
Foster, 26, made his first appearance of the year for San Antonio on Friday in relief and stopped all seven shots he faced in 20 minutes of action. He has appeared in 31 games for the Cyclones this season and owns an 18-7-4 record. The 6-foot-2, 186-pound goaltender also sports a 0.908 save percentage and a 2.63 goals-against average for Cincinnati.
Foster was announced as the runner up for the ECHL’s Goaltender of the Week Award on Feb. 18 after posting a perfect 3-0-0 record in three starts with a 1.34 goals-against average. In addition, Foster scored a goal against the Trenton Titans on Feb. 15, becoming only the 11th goalie in league history to record a goal. Foster, who was drafted by the Panthers in the fifth round (161 overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, played in 12 games for the Rampage last season, posting a 4-6-0 record.
The Silver and Black will host their 10th annual Military Appreciation Night on Saturday, March 2 at 7:00 p.m. at AT&T Center. Tickets for Military Appreciation Night, and all remaining Rampage home games, start at $10 and 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.