October 2, 2018
Forward Hunter Smith has agreed to terms with the Toledo Walleye for the 2018-19 season. Smith joins Toledo after being released from the AHL camp of the Colorado Eagles. The native of Windsor, Ontario spent last season in Kansas City where in 35 games he scored nine goals with eight assists and 47 penalty minutes. Smith spent the previous two years with Stockton of the AHL where the 23-year-old skated in 88 contests for the Heat with five goals, 14 assists, 124 penalty minutes and a plus 10. The former second round pick (54th overall) by Calgary in the 2014 NHL draft, appeared in 166 career OHL...Read more
October 1, 2018
Toledo, OH – Toledo Walleye hockey gets underway on Monday, October 1 with the first day of training camp at the Huntington Center. The Walleye will hit the ice at 11 a.m. for the first practice of the 2018-19 season. Fourteen forwards in camp to start the season are: Tyler Spezia, Shane Berschbach, Hayden Hodgson, Jordan Topping, Dylan Sadowy, Bryan Moore, Luke Nogard, John Siemer, Ben Storm, Charlie O’Connor, Luke Kirwan, Daniel Leavens, A.J. Jenks and Greg Wolfe. Seven total defensemen are in camp with Brenden Kotyk, Kevin Tansey, Ryan Obuchowski, Olivier Schingh-Gomez, Jake Faiella,...Read more
July 17, 2018
Daniel is a 6’1”,200 pound forward from Toronto, Ontario obtained by the Walleye via trade with Wichita. He played four years at Robert Morris University, and split last season between Wheeling, Allen and Rapid City in the ECHL. We caught up with Daniel for a quick Q-and-A session.
Q: Who was your favorite hockey player growing up?
A: “When I was a kid, my favorite player was Pavel Datsyuk. He was so skilled offensively but he was also extremely solid defensively.”
June 18, 2018
Toledo, OH – The Toledo Walleye have announced its season-ending roster from the 2017-18 season. Information on season-ending rosters follows the list of players. The forwards are: Alden Hirschfeld, AJ Jenks, Tyler Barnes, Kyle Bonis, Colin Jacobs, Charlie O’Connor, Christian Hilbrich, Shane Berschbach, Connor Crisp, Mike Embach, Austen Brassard and Dane Walters. The listed defensemen are: Beau Schmitz, Trevor Hamilton, Parker Reno, Ryan Obuchowski, Kevin Lohan, Simon Denis and Jamie Doornbosch.
Season-ending rosters may include up to 20 players. Season-ending rosters cannot include any players who did not sign an ECHL contract in 201...Read more