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Marlies return Cashman, Doig and Wellar

January 28, 2008 - ECHL (ECHL) - Columbia Inferno News Release

Inferno players Reid Cashman, Tyler Doig and Patrick Wellar have all been returned to the Inferno from their assignment to the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League, Inferno head coach and director of hockey operations Troy Mann announced today. The trio had previously been recalled to Toronto on Jan. 25.

Cashman 24, has 10 points (one goal, nine assists) and 14 penalty minutes in 21 games with the Inferno this season. The 6-foot-2, 205-pound native of Red Wing, Minnesota has two assists and two penalty minutes in five games with the Marlies this season.

Wellar 24, has 21 points (six goals, 15 assists) and 63 penalty minutes in 36 games with the Inferno this season. The 6-foot-3, 210-pounder from Carrot River, Saskatchewan has two penalty minutes in four games with the Marlies this season and was selected 77th overall by the Washington Capitals in the third round of the 2002 NHL Entry Draft.

Doig, 21, is in his first professional season and was the Inferno's lone representative in the 2007-08 ECHL All-Star Game. In 38 games with the Inferno this season, the 6-foot, 180-pounder from Seaforth, Ontario has 29 points (seven goals, 22 assists) and 37 penalty minutes. He has one assist in two games with the Marlies this year.

The Inferno return to the Carolina Coliseum on Friday, Feb. 8 to host the Texas Wildcatters at 7:05 p.m.

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