ECHL Goals Leader Cuddemi Earns PTO with Laval
Reading, PA - The Reading Royals announced Thursday forward Ralph Cuddemi has signed a professional try-out contract (PTO) with the AHL's Laval Rocket. It marks the first time Cuddemi, a fourth-year professional, has signed an AHL PTO during the regular season. The league leader in goals (21) and points (34), Cuddemi won Warrior Hockey ECHL Player of the Month in November. His performance last month included the fourth four-goal game in Royals history on Nov. 24 vs. Newfoundland.
The 26-year-old Canisius College graduate registered a career-long 13 game point streak this season, which last until Dec. 8.
Cuddemi is 12 goals away from matching a single-season career high, which he established with Ft. Wayne and Wichita in 2017-18.
The Royals are his fifth ECHL team and he has played in 237 career games (105g).
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Reading Royals forward Ralph Cuddemi vs. the Newfoundland Growlers
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