HIRSCHFELD RECALLED BY PROVIDENCE

Forward Skated in 15 Games for South Carolina (ECHL)

Providence, RI - The Providence Bruins, in their 21st season in the American Hockey League, announced today that forward Alden Hirschfeld has been recalled from the South Carolina Stingrays, Providence's ECHL affiliate.

The Sylvania, Ohio native was released from the P-Bruins Training Camp on October 5 and reassigned to South Carolina. In 15 games with the Stingrays, Hirschfeld has tallied seven points on four goals and three assists.

Hirschfeld, 24, is a four-year product of Miami University (Ohio) where he recorded 70 points on 35 goals and 35 assists. As a team tri-captain in 2011-12, the 6'1", 206-pound forward was one of only three players who skated in all 41 games for the RedHawks. He scored a collegiate-best 12 goals and 14 assists for 26 points during his junior season.

The Providence Bruins' action continues on Friday, November 16 versus the Manchester Monarchs. The puck drops at 7:05 p.m. for T-Shirt Night at The Dunk. The first 2,000 fans will receive a free t-shirt courtesy of Turfer Athletic.