Captain Returns for Year Two |
GARET HUNT Returns to the Icemen The Jacksonville Icemen, proud affiliate of the NHL Winnipeg Jets and AHL Manitoba Moose, today announced the return of the first signee of the inaugural year and first captain of the Icemen, Garet Hunt. The Maple Ridge, British Columbia native is entering his 11th pro season with 633 ECHL games under his belt. He's on track to breaking into the top five ECHL leaders in career games played--currently, number five is former Jacksonville Lizard Kings player Allan Sirois, with 687 games. The gritty forward currently sits at number two in career ECHL penalty minutes with 2,398. "I'm looking forward to returning to Jacksonville for the 2018-2019 hockey season," said Hunt. "Playing at Veterans Memorial Arena in front of the some of the loudest fans in the League was unparalleled, and I can't wait for October 13th!" Last season with the Icemen, the 5-foot-8,190-pound captain notched 23 points (14G, 9A) in 68 games played. Prior to joining the