Monarchs Sign Toffoli to TryoutApril 7, 2011 - American Hockey League (AHL) Manchester Monarchs
Toffoli, 18, recently wrapped up his third season playing for the Ottawa 67's of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). While leading the 67's in goals (57) and points (108) this past season, he was also second on the team in assists (51). The center also finished the season tied for first in the OHL in points with 108 (57-51108), alongside right wing Jason Akeson of the Kitchener Rangers.
The 6-foot-1, 183-pound native of Toronto, Ontario played in the OHL All Star Game for the Eastern Conference All Stars, where he tallied five assists.
Toffoli has recorded 238 points (111-127238) and 103 penalty minutes through 188 games with the 67's over the last three seasons. He also played in 23 playoff games with the 67's, recording 12 goals and 17 assists for 29 points (12-1729).
Originally selected by the Kings in the second-round (47th overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, Toffoli will wear No. 16 for the Monarchs.
The Monarchs return to action Friday, April 8 as they take on the Adirondack Phantoms at 7:00 p.m. at the Verizon Wireless Arena. Join the Monarchs and celebrate the best fans in the AHL on Fan Appreciation Night! The first 3,000 fans will receive aluminum water bottles, courtesy of Pepsi. Enter to win a Monarchs game-worn jersey right off the back of your favorite players in the Shirt Off Our Back raffle! Catch all the play-by-play action of Monarchs hockey with Ken Cail on the Monarchs Radio Network WGAM 900/1250 AM and at www.manchestermonarchs.com.
American Hockey League Stories from April 7, 2011
- Newcomers Help Crunch Defeat Norfolk, 5-3 - Syracuse Crunch
- Crunch Power Past Admirals - Norfolk Admirals
- Whale Sign Forwards Andrew Yogan and Shayne Wiebe to ATOs - Connecticut Whale
- Bruins Sign Forward Carter Camper - Providence Bruins
- Monarchs Sign Toffoli to Tryout - Manchester Monarchs
- Wild Recalls McMillan, Ortmeyer from Aeros - Houston Aeros
- Nemisz and Bouma Return to Abbotsford - Abbotsford Heat
- Phantoms Make Roster Moves - Adirondack Phantoms
- Portland's Luke Adam Named American Hockey League's Outstanding Rookie - AHL
- Marlies Announce Roster Moves - Toronto Marlies
- Columbus Blue Jackets Assign Goaltender David Leneveu to Falcons - Springfield Falcons
- Canucks Re-Assign Yann Sauve & Chris Tanev to Moose - Manitoba Moose
- B-Sens Host "Jersey off Our Back" Promotion this Saturday - Binghamton Senators
- Whale Mourn the Passing of EJ McGuire - Connecticut Whale
- Bulldogs Playoff Tickets Go on Sale Monday - Hamilton Bulldogs
- Columbus Blue Jackets Assign Kubalik to Springfield Falcons - Springfield Falcons
- Rampage Fan Appreciation Night This Sunday - San Antonio Rampage
- Senators Recall Five Players from Binghamton - Binghamton Senators
- Amerks Sign Hedden, Luciani to Tryouts for Final Weekend - Rochester Americans
- Free Checkers Jersey - Charlotte Checkers
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.