Solar Bears Sign Defenseman Luke McInnis
ORLANDO, Fla. - The Orlando Solar Bears have announced the club has agreed to terms with rookie defenseman Luke McInnis on an ECHL Standard Player Contract for the 2020-21 season.
ORLANDO, Fla. - The Orlando Solar Bears have agreed to terms with rookie defenseman Luke McInnis on an ECHL Standard Player Contract for the 2020-21 season.
McInnis, 22, joins the Solar Bears after completing his senior season at Boston College, where the blueliner skated in all 34 of his team's games and recorded 10 points (2g-8a) and 41 penalty minutes.
In 132 career games for the Eagles program, McInnis posted totals of 27 points (5g-22a) and 142 penalty minutes. During the 2017-18 season, he was teammates with current Solar Bears defenseman Kevin Lohan.
McInnis played one season of junior hockey for the Youngstown Phantoms of the United States Hockey League in 2015-16, tallying 28 points (6g-22a) and 68 penalty minutes in 58 games, earning USHL All-Rookie Second Team honors. The Hingham, Mass. native also skated in the 2015 USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game, receiving the game's MVP award.
McInnis is the son of former NHL forward and current Boston College assistant coach Marty McInnis.
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