Utica, NY – Utica Comets General Manager Ryan Johnson announced today that the club has released forward Tony Cameranesi from his professional tryout contract.
Cameranesi, 24, skated in 13 games with the Comets this season tallying two assists and 15 penalty minutes. In addition, he has dressed in 19 ECHL games with the Manchester Monarchs collecting 18 points (4-14-18) and 12 penalty minutes. The Maple Grove, Minnesota native appeared in 31 games with the Toronto Marlies last season posting seven points (4-3-7) and eight penalty minutes. The forward also split time with the Orlando Solar Bears in the ECHL during his rookie campaign after completing four seasons with the University of Minnesota-Duluth.
Cameranesi was originally selected by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the fifth round, 130th overall, at the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
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