Stingrays Receive Defenseman Chris Casto from Providence
The South Carolina Stingrays and Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Spencer Carberyannounced today that the team has received defenseman Chris Casto from the team's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Providence Bruins.
Currently in his first full professional season, Casto, 21, dressed in 12 games with the Bruins this season netting a goal and an assist for two points. The Stillwater, Minnesota, native appeared in four games with the Bruins last season, adding no points, after completing a two-year collegiate career at the University of Minnesota – Duluth where he buried 22 points (5 goals, 17 assists) in 77 contests. Casto signed an entry-level contract with the Stingrays' National Hockey League (NHL) affiliate, the Boston Bruins, on March 26, 2013.