Solar Bears Sign Zack Andrusiak
ORLANDO, Fla. - The Orlando Solar Bears have announced the club has signed forward Zack Andrusiak to an ECHL Standard Player Contract for the 2020-21 season.
Andrusiak (an-DROO-see-ak), 22, joins the Solar Bears for his second season of professional hockey after skating with the Idaho Steelheads during the 2019-20 season. The 5-foot-11, 187-pound forward tallied 23 points (10g-13a) and 18 penalty minutes in 51 games for Idaho.
Prior to turning pro, the native of Armstrong, British Columbia played major junior hockey with the Everett Silvertips, Seattle Thunderbirds, Prince Albert Raiders and Tri-City Americans, where he tallied a combined 149 points (80g-69a) and 61 penalty minutes in 202 career games. During the 2016-17 season, Andrusiak helped Seattle capture the Ed Chynoweth Cup as WHL postseason champions and earn a berth in the 2017 Memorial Cup.
NEXT GAME: The Solar Bears are scheduled to return to action when they visit the Florida Everblades at Hertz Arena on Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 7:30 p.m. The Solar Bears are back on home ice when they host the South Carolina Stingrays at the AdventHealth Rink at Amway Center on Sunday, Jan. 31 at 3 p.m.
• Discuss this story on the ECHL message board...
ECHL Stories from January 22, 2021
- Bradley, Woods Leads Utah to Friday Night Win - Utah Grizzlies
- Fuel Creep Back to OT Victory over Oilers - Indy Fuel
- ECHL Transactions - January 22 - ECHL
- 5 Stingrays Join Hershey Bears for AHL Training Camp - South Carolina Stingrays
- Solar Bears Sign Zack Andrusiak - Orlando Solar Bears
- ECHL Postpones Solar Bears vs. Swamp Rabbits Games for Friday and Saturday - Orlando Solar Bears
- Thunder Announces First 11 Promotional Nights - Wichita Thunder
- Grizzlies Preview: Utah at Rapid City. January 22, 2021 - Utah Grizzlies
- Neugold Joins Everblades Defense - Florida Everblades
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.
Other Recent Orlando Solar Bears Stories
- Bear Bites - Solar Bears Update
- Maria "Jackie" Metcalf Selected as Teacher of the Month for February
- Coughler lifts Solar Bears to 4-1 win with hat trick
- Solar Bears earn point in 3-2 OT loss to Icemen
- Solar Bears ride three-goal first period to 3-2 win over Icemen