South Carolina Stingrays and Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations
Spencer Carbery announced today
that the team has agreed to terms with forward Peter Boyd. In keeping with club policy,
details of the agreement were not disclosed.
acquired at the ECHL trade deadline from the Bakersfield Condors last season,
Boyd, 25, recorded four goals and six assists for 10 points in 10 games with the
Stingrays and pitched in a goal in four Kelly Cup Playoff contests. In 50 games
with the Condors, the Cambridge-Narrows, New Brunswick, product registered 29
points (18 goals, 11 assists).
third professional season, Boyd has 79 points (39 goals, 40 assists) in 121
total ECHL games, all with Bakersfield and South Carolina. Prior to turning pro,
the 5-foot-10, 190-pound forward attended Ohio State University for
four seasons acquiring 113 points (39 goals, 74 assists) in 159 games. After his
senior season (2010-11), Boyd saw action in the American Hockey League with the
Lake Erie Monsters, picking up one assist in 11 games.
The Stingrays kick off their 21st
season of hockey in the Lowcountry on Saturday, October 19 against the defending
Kelly Cup Champion Reading Royals at 7:35 p.m. in Reading, Pennsylvania and
celebrate Opening Night, Stingrays Alumni Game, Zooperstars!
and 2013-14 schedule
giveaway presented by Savage Law Firm at the North Charleston
Coliseum on Saturday, October 26
against their in-state rivals, the Greenville Road Warriors, at 7:05 p.m.
Hall of Fame
players such as Jason Fitzsimmons,
Dave Seitz, Brett Marietti, Nate Kiser, Rob Concannon and Matt Scherer along with fan-favorites
Pierre-Luc O'Brien, Johann Kroll, Trevor Johnson and more return to the
Coliseum ice for a pregame Alumni Game before the Stingrays battle the
Greenville Road Warriors later that night. The world-famous Zooperstars! will perform during the
intermissions and the first 5,000 fans receive a 2013-14 magnet schedule!