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05/14/2019 1:41 PM -

The Evansville Thunderbolts Professional Hockey Team of the Southern Professional Hockey League have announced the 2019-2020 protected player list of Thunderbolts players. The following players’ rights have been protected:

Braeden Ostepchuk, DOB 08/26/1993. This 6’0 Goalie from Lethbridge, Alberta, attended Norwich University.

Ben Owen, DOB 08/03/1993. This 6’1 Defenseman from Allen, TX. has recently been playing for ECHL Allen Americans and attended St. Mary’s University.

Lenny Caglianone, DOB 04/10/1993. This 5’10 Defenseman from Staten Island, NY, studied Criminal Justice at Westfield State.

Nick Wright, DOB 07/14/1993. This 6’4 Defenseman from New Boston, MI, played for the El Paso Rhinos before the Thunderbolts.

Scotty Donahue, DOB 04/05/1996. This 5’11’ Forward from Oyster Bay, NY, attended SUNY – Cortland. Shayne Morrissey, DOB 01/07/1992. This 5’9 Forward from St. Johns, Newfoundland, played for Neumann

Tommy Besinger, DOB 06/29/1994. This 5’9 Forward from Milton, MA attended Endicott University

Tyler Howe, DOB 03/23/1991. This 6’6 Defenseman from Falmouth, Massachusetts played in the QMJHL and ECHL.

Brandon Tucker, DOB 08/13/1996. This 6’2 Forward is from Colorado Springs, Colorado

Colin Clapton, DOB 11/09/1993. This 5’10 Forward from Canton, MA attended Salve Regina University.

Chase Hatcher, DOB 02/22/1994. 6’2 Forward from Dallas, TX attended Salve Regina University

Mike Fazio, DOB 06/22/1992. This 5’10 Forward is from Bartlett, IL and has been playing in the ECHL for Wheeling Nailers.

Mark Petaccio, DOB 03/26/1994. This 6’3 Forward from Sicklerville, New Jersey has been playing in the ECHL for Wheeling Nailers.

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