PENGUINS RECALL T.J. FOX
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins have recalled forward T.J. Fox from the Wheeling Nailers (ECHL), it was announced on Wednesday.
Fox, 25, has posted 11 points (3+8) in 10 games with the Nailers, tying him for second on the team at the time of his recall.
The 6’1”, 197-lb. native of Oswego, New York spent the last two seasons with the Worcester Sharks, posting 18 points (7+11) in 79 regular-season games last year and 24 points (12+12) in 71 games of his rookie campaign.
Fox attended Union College (ECAC) in the two seasons prior to turning pro. He led the Dutchmen with 37 points in 36 games in 2006-07, tying the Union Division I single-season points record set in the 2002-03 season. He became the first Union player to record 20+ assists since the 2002-03 season, and ranked fifth in the ECAC in overall scoring with 13 goals and 24 assists.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins will take on the Hartford Wolf Pack on Thursday night, with faceoff set for 7:00 pm at the XL Center.
Season tickets, mini-plans and group packages for the 2009-2010 season of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Hockey are on sale now, and available by calling 570-208-7367.