The Phantoms have announced that four players
have been reassigned to Adirondack from the Trenton
Titans (ECHL). The players include three forwards
and one defenseman and all have played for the
Phantoms before. Forwards Shane Harper, Matt Mangene
and Andrew Johnston have all played for Adirondack
this year. Defenseman Tyler Hostetter joins the
Phantoms for the first time this season but has
played for the Phantoms for parts of the past
Shane Harper, 23, returns to the Phantoms after
a brief stay of about one week with the Titans.
Harper played in three games for Trenton scoring
two goals and two assists. The Valencia, California
native has 3 goals in 23 games. Last year he scored
13 goals and 14 assists in 70 games with the Phantoms.
21-year-old Andrew Johnston scored 1 goal in 10
games with the Phantoms earlier this season. The
rookie from Saskatoon, SK reassigned to Trenton
on November 19 and played in 8 games for the Titans
scoring 1 goal.
Matt Mangene, 23, registered 1 assist for the
Phantoms in his 4 games before receiving an injury
on October 28 at Syracuse. The University of Maine
product was reassigned to Trenton on December
4 where he played in 14 games and had 6 assists.
Mangene also played in 5 games for the Phantoms
at the end of last year after joining the team
from the Black Bears.
Defenseman Tyler Hostetter, 21, is the lone player
of the group to have not skated for the Phantoms
yet this season. The Lititz, PA native has played
in 10 career games with the Phantoms including
7 last year and 3 the year before. This season
with Trenton, Hostetter has 11 assists in 29 games.
Last year for the Titans he scored 7 goals and
7 assists in 34 games. Hostetter will be wearing
#4 with the Phantoms.
Adirondack is back in action this weekend with
games on Friday and Saturday nights at the Binghamton
Senators and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins. The
Phantoms return home for back-to-back Friday games
on January 18 and January 25 against the Albany
Devils. The January 18 game is presented by Glens
Falls Plastic Surgery. The January 25 game is
Pink in the Rink Night featuring pink jerseys
presented by Glens Falls Hospital with a portion
of the proceeds of the post-game jersey auction
to benefit the C.R. Wood Cancer Center.
Left to right: Shane Harper, Matt Mangene, Andrew
Johnston, Tyler Hostetter
Friday, January 11 (7:05) -
Adirondack Phantoms at Binghamton Senators
Saturday, January 12 (7:05) -
Adirondack Phantoms at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
Monday, January 14 (7:00) -
Phantoms Power Hour LIVE on Q101.7. Guest: Zack
Friday, January 18 (7:00)
- Albany Devils at Adirondack Phantoms. Presented
by Glens Falls Plastic Surgery.
Saturday, January 19 (7:00) -
Adirondack Phantoms at Worcester Sharks
Sunday, January 20 (4:00) -
Adirondack Phantoms at Albany Devils (at Atlantic
Friday, January 25 (7:00) -
Albany Devils at Adirondack Phantoms. Pink in
the Rink Night presented by Glens Falls Hospital.
Portion of post-game jersey auction proceeds to
benefit the C.R. Wood Cancer Center.
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