Matt Brayfield enters his third season as Assistant Equipment Manager for the Anaheim Ducks' AHL affiliate and his first with the Norfolk Admirals. Brayfield had spent the prior two seasons with the Ducks' former AHL affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch (2010-12).
Brayfield joined the Ducks organization after spending two years as Equipment Manager of the Central Hockey League's (CHL) Laredo Bucks. In addition, Brayfield served as the Equipment Manager for the South Texas All-Stars at the 2010 CHL All-Star game. A native of Sherman, Illinois, Brayfield spent the 2007-08 campaign with Huntsville (SPHL) after spending the 2006-07 season with the Springfield Jr. Blues (NAHL). Prior to that, Brayfield served as an assistant equipment manager with Peoria from 2004-06.