NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk Admirals have signed defenseman Taylor Vichorek to an AHL Standard Player’s Contract.
Vichorek, 21, is a 6-foot-8, 270-pound defenseman from Moose Lake, Minnesota. He appeared in 26 games this season for Hamline University, scoring six goals and seven assists with 45 penalty minutes and a plus-8 rating.
Prior to attending Hamline this season, Vichorek spent three years playing junior hockey in the North American Hockey League between the Fairbanks Ice Dogs and Alexandria Blizzard. In 151 career NAHL games, he registered 20 goals and 27 assists with 362 penalty minutes.
Next up for the Admirals is a pair of home contests on Friday and Saturday night against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers at Scope.
Join us for CHKD Night at Scope as the Admirals take on the Bridgeport Sound Tigers on Saturday. Special discounted fundraising tickets are available with proceeds going back to CHKD. Tickets may be purchased in advance only through norfolkadmirals.com. As a special part of the event, fans can participate in a silent auction to win dinner with Admirals players Ty Wishart, Chris Lawrence and Scott Jackson and Admirals Strength & Conditioning/Video Coach Ben Eaves. Look for the silent auction on the Scope concourse on Saturday!
Also on Saturday, the first 2,000 fans through the gates will receive the final set of Admirals trading cards, courtesy of 96X. For a complete schedule and details of all Admirals promotions, please visit norfolkadmirals.com or call (757) 640-1212.
To purchase tickets to any Admirals game, you may visit the Scope Box Office weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., visit any Ticketmaster outlet, call Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000 or visit Ticketmaster online at ticketmaster.com. Don’t miss a minute of the action by purchasing your 2009-10 season tickets today. Stop by the Admirals’ Administrative Offices at Scope, call (757) 640-1212 weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or visit norfolkadmirals.com anytime!