McGauley Reassigned To StingraysDec 26, 2016
The Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League (NHL) announced the reassignment of forward Tim McGauley from the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears (AHL) to the South Carolina Stingrays Tuesday. The 21-year-old has played three games with the Stingrays this season, earning his first professional point with an assist at Norfolk on Dec. 16.
McGauley, who is currently in his rookie season, enjoyed an exceptional junior career with the Brandon Wheat Kings of the WHL from 2011-16. In 276 career games with Brandon, McGauley scored 259 points (102 goals, 157 assists) over parts of five seasons. In 2015-16, the Wilcox, Sask. native served as an alternate captain and led the Wheat Kings to a WHL Championship. During the playoffs, he scored 26 points (eight goals, 18 assists), good for fourth in the league.
The 6-0, 188-pound forward enjoyed his best season with Brandon during the 2014-15 campaign. He appeared in 72 games and led the team in goals (42), assists (63), and points (105). McGauley finished third in the WHL in points and was named the Eastern Conference player of the year. He was also a finalist for the Four Broncos Memorial Trophy, awarded to the WHL player of the year. McGauley signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Capitals on October 5, 2015.
Single-game tickets for the 2016-17 season are on sale now at the North Charleston Coliseum Box Office and ticketmaster.com.
Ticket packages and Groups of 10 or more are on sale now featuring discounted pricing and great benefits. Next Saturday’s New Year’s Eve showdown will see the first 2,000 fans through the door receive a FREE Trevor Gillies Bobblehead! For more information or to place an order call the Stingrays front office at 843-744-2248 or stop by 3300 W. Montague Ave. Suite A-200 during business hours.