By Ally Harris
The season may be over for the UPEI Panthers, but there’s still some exciting news coming out of the team.
On Tuesday morning, it was announced that Panthers men’s hockey defenceman Reggie Traccitto had been signed to an amateur tryout by the Toronto Marlies, the AHL affiliate team of the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Over five seasons with UPEI, the 25-year-old Oakville, ON, native put up 37 goals and 60 assists for 97 points, while being a minus-11. This season, he had 11 goals and 15 assists for 26 points in 28 games.
He was also named to this year’s first all-star team.
From the women’s hockey team, Keirstin Visser was named to the first all-star team, and Laura Bradley was named to the second team.