ELMIRA, N.Y. - The Elmira Jackals announced today that they have acquired rookie forward John Henrion (hen-REE-on) from the Florida Everblades in exchange for Philip-Michael Devos.
Henrion, 22, has produced 13 points (5 goals, 8 assists) in 33 games with the Everblades. He has notched three multi-point games for Florida including three assists on October 25 at Ontario and two goals on October 29 at Las Vegas. Listed at 5-foot-11, 205 pounds, Henrion joined the Everblades after finishing his four-year collegiate career at the University of New Hampshire. With the Wildcats he procured 66 points (35 goals, 31 assists) and 86 penalty minutes in 142 games. Last year, as a senior, Henrion tied for the team lead, and set a career best, with 15 goals in 39 games.
Henrion is expected to join the Jackals in Cincinnati and be available to play Thursday night against the Cyclones.
Click here for John Henrion's player profile.
Devos heads to Florida after logging nine points (1 goal, 8 assists) in 18 games for the Jackals.
Mark your calendars! The Jackals return to home ice on Friday, January 24 to battle the Fort Wayne Komets. Join us for Blade's birthday celebration, and don't forget that groups of 10 or more get discounted tickets along with preferred seating based on availability. Call the Jackals at 607-734-7825 to book your group outing.
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UPCOMING FIRST ARENA EVENTS:
Friday, January 24: Elmira Jackals vs. Fort Wayne, 7:05 p.m. Blade's Birthday Party. Click here for tickets.
Saturday, January 25: Elmira Jackals vs. Fort Wayne, 7:05 p.m. Able2 Cowbell Giveaway. Click here for tickets.
Friday, January 17 & Saturday, January 18: Speedway On Ice. Feel the thrill of motorcycles and ATVs racing around the First Arena ice at over 60 mph with no brakes!Click here for tickets.
Friday, January 31: Wine on Ice, 6:00 p.m. Click here for tickets.
Saturday, February 1: Wine on Ice, 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. sessions. Click here for tickets.