Jackals announce gameday transactionsSaturday, October 29, 2011
The Elmira Jackals announced multiple roster moves prior to their home game on Saturday night at First Arena against the South Carolina Stingrays at 7:35 p.m. To reserve your seats, call (607) 734-PUCK (7825), visit the First Arena Box Office, or log onto JackalsHockey.com.
The Jackals have signed defensemen Vinny Geonnetti and Stephen Mallaro to standard player contracts.
Geonnetti skated in 11 games with Elmira last season, scoring a goal and adding an assist for two points. The Philadelphia, Pa. native was released by the Jackals during the team's training camp this season.
Mallaro, a rookie from Syracuse, N.Y., skated the last four seasons at SUNY-Oswego (NCAA, D-III). He participated in training camp this season with the Jackals and their AHL affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch. Mallaro was released by Elmira prior to the start of the 2011-2012 regular season.
The Jackals also announced that they have loaned forward Mike Radja to their AHL affiliate, the Binghamton Senators. The B-Sens have also recalled goaltender Brian Stewart from Elmira.
Elmira released defenseman Donnie Harris prior to its game on Friday.
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