North Charleston, SC – The South Carolina Stingrays
and Head Coach/Director of Hockey Operations Spencer Carbery announced today that the team has signed forward Chris Doyle. In keeping with club policy, terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Doyle, 21, joins the Stingrays from the Augusta RiverHawks
of the Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) where he skated in 18 games this season scoring 13 goals and 18 assists for 31 points and is currently on a 12-game point streak with 27 points (10g, 17a). In each of his last eight games, the Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, native registered at least two points and has 11 multi-point contests this season. A fifth-round draft pick (141 overall) by the New York Rangers
in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, Doyle split last season between the Miramichi Timberwolves of the MJAHL and the Mississauga St. Michael’s Majors of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) registering 23 goals and 33 assists for 56 points in 49 games. From 2006-10, the 6-foot-0, 193-pound forward dressed in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League with Prince Edward Island and Victoriaville netting 240 points (100g, 140a) in 235 games.