Trio of Stingrays Recalled to Providence of American Hockey League
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC -
The South Carolina Stingrays and Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Spencer Carberyannounced today that forwards Jack Downing, Scott Campbell and defenseman Steve Spinell havebeen recalled to the team's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Providence Bruins.
Downing, 24, scored six goals and five assists for 11 points in 16 games with the Stingrays this season. The New Canaan, Connecticut, native appeared in 34 games with the Elmira Jackals (ECHL) last season adding 14 goals and 14 assists for 28 points and netted four points (1 goal, 3 assists) in 19 contests with their AHL affiliate, the Binghamton Senators. In three professional seasons, Downing skated in 66 AHL games, all with Binghamton, totaling 21 points (12 goals, 9 assists).
Campbell, 27, appeared in 21 games with the Stingrays this season registering eight goals and eight assists for 16 points. Last season, the Navan, Ontario, product split time between the Las Vegas Wranglers of the ECHL and Bridgeport Sound Tigers (AHL). In Las Vegas, Campbell acquired 10 points (4 goals, 6 assists) in 24 contests and added 18 points (7 goals, 11 assists) in 46 games with the Sound Tigers. Currently in his third full professional campaign, Campbell saw 65 games of AHL action with the Houston Aeros, Texas Stars, Rochester Americans and Sound Tigers, only picking up points with Bridgeport.
A rookie this season, Spinell, 23, buried five points (1 goal, 4 assists) in 21 contests with the Stingrays. Prior to turning pro, the Vernon Hills, Illinois, native completed a four-year collegiate career at Miami University (Ohio) totaling 36 points (4 goals, 32 assists) in 149 games and served as team captain his senior year.