P-Bruins Carter Camper Named to AHL All-Star Game
CAMPER NAMED TO 2012
ALL-STAR CLASSIC TEAM
Rookie Will Represent Eastern Conference in
Providence, RI – The Providence Bruins,
in their 20th season in the American Hockey League, today
announced that leading scorer Carter Camper has been named to the Eastern
Conference All-Star roster for the 2012 AHL All-Star Classic. The event is
scheduled for January 29-30 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J.
Camper paces Providence with eight
goals and 23 points in 34 games this season. The rookie forward has contributed
seven multiple-point games and a team-high 15 assists this year.
Undrafted, Camper made his
professional debut with the Providence Bruins on April 8 and recorded his first
professional point, an assist, the following night in Springfield. The 23
year-old signed an entry-level contract with Boston on April 7.
Camper is a four-year product of
Miami University Ohio, where as co-captain in 2010-11 he set collegiate
career-highs in assists (38) and points (57). His 38 assists ranked him third
nationally among college hockey players. A Hobey Baker Award finalist in
2010-11, Camper was named CCHA Scholar-Athlete of the Year and helped guide
Miami to a 23-10-6 record and an NCAA Tournament appearance.
In 156 career collegiate games,
Camper had 69+114=183 totals. The 5'9″, 173-pound native of Rocky River, Ohio
finished his career second on Miami's all-time points list and assists list. In
his four years at Miami, the RedHawks made four NCAA Tournament appearances, two
trips to the Frozen Four (2009 and 2010) and lost to Boston University in the
2009 National Championship. Before Miami, he played for the Lincoln Stars of the
The P-Bruins open their
2012 docket at The Dunk this Friday in a 7:05 p.m. tilt
with the Portland Pirates for “Kids T-Shirt Night.” T-shirts are
free to the first 1,000 kids 12 and under. The club meets Route 146 rival, the
Worcester Sharks Saturday at the DCU Center before returning to
Providence on Sunday to face off with the Bridgeport Sound
Tigers for “Kids Thundersticks Night.” To purchase our special ticket offers
or for more information, call the Providence Bruins ticket office at
(401) 273-5000 or log on to
the team website at www.providencebruins.com.
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