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Fuel Captain Miskovic Back for Third Season

Fuel Captain Miskovic Back for Third Season

The following article appeared on on Thursday, August 31, 2017 featuring former St. Lawrence standout veteran defenseman Zach Miskovic.

By ECHL Staff

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indy Fuel, ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Chicago Blackhawks and the AHL’s Rockford IceHogs, announced that two-year team captain and veteran defenseman Zach Miskovic has signed for the 2017-18 season.

Miskovic, 32, has worn the “C” since arriving in Indianapolis prior to the 2015-16 season, logging 36 points (11g-25a) and 113 penalty minutes in 114 total games with the Fuel. He was named the club’s Defenseman of the Year in 2016-17, tallying 14 points (2g-12a) over 51 games, while setting a career high mark with 60 penalty minutes.

Prior to coming to the Fuel, Miskovic has seen action in 287 AHL games over his eight-year professional career, compiling 83 points (22g-61a) and 210 penalty minutes during stints with in Charlotte, Rockford, Iowa, San Antonio, Chicago and Hershey. The native of River Forest, Ill. won a Calder Cup with Hershey as a rookie in 2009-10, tallying 26 points (6g-20a) in 59 regular-season games while adding a goal and an assist in the playoffs.

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