Rapids' Stejskal Signs with ECHL's Florida

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Rapids' Stejskal Signs with ECHL's Florida

August 29, 2013 Updated Aug 29, 2013 at 11:38 PM CDT

Estero, FL (NNCNOW.com) --- Grand Rapids, Minn. native Joe Stejskal has signed a one-year contract with the Florida Everblades of the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL), it was announced on Thursday.

Stejskal split time last season between the ECHL and the American Hockey League (AHL), totaling one goal and nine assists between the two leagues.

Before turning pro, the 25-year-old defenseman spent four seasons playing college hockey at Dartmouth and accumulated 14 goals and 18 assists.

The Everblades are the ECHL affiliate of both the Carolina Hurricanes and Tampa Bay Lightning in the NHL.

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