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Admirals Release Goaltender Karl Goehring

December 13, 2007 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Norfolk Admirals News Release

NORFOLK, VA - Norfolk Admirals General Manager Claude Loiselle announced today that the Admirals have released goaltender Karl Goehring from his Professional Tryout Contract (PTO).

Goehring (pronounced " GAIR-ihng"), is a 5-foot-8, 160-pound goaltender from Apple Valley, Minnesota. After signing with Norfolk on November 20, Goehring appeared in one game with the Admirals in relief on November 28 at Albany, posting a 7.30 goals-against average and .769 save percentage without a decision. The 29-year-old had appeared in two AHL games with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins this season, going 0-1-0 with a 2.12 goals-against average and .909 save percentage.

The Admirals will host the Hershey Bears Friday night and the Philadelphia Phantoms Saturday night at Scope. The first 5,000 fans through the gates on Friday night will get a shot at winning Hockey Heaven, presented by Southwest Airlines. The winner will receive an exciting weekend of hockey with tickets to two Admirals games plus an Admirals jersey, and tickets, hotel accommodations and airfare to Tampa Bay for a Tampa Bay Lightning game plus a Lightning jersey. For more details, please visit

To purchase tickets to any Admirals game, you may visit the Scope Box Office weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., visit any Ticketmaster outlet, call Ticketmaster at (757) 671-8100 or visit Ticketmaster online at To purchase Admirals season tickets, ten packs or group tickets, please stop by the Admirals' administrative offices at Scope or call (757) 640-1212 weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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