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March 26, 2019
STEPHEN PERFETTO NAMED ECHL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Oilers forward honored after notching six points in Tulsa’s two wins last weekend..
PRINCETON, N.J.– Stephen Perfetto of the Tulsa Oilers has been selected as the InglascoECHL Player of the Week for the week of March 18-24.
Perfetto scored three goals and added three assists for six points as the Oilers won a pair of games at Wichita.
The 27-year-old had two goals and an assist in a 6-5 win on Saturday and posted a goal and two assists in a 6-5 overtime victory on Sunday.
A native of Woodbridge, Ontario, Perfetto has 23 points (6g-17a) in 16 games with Tulsa this season while adding two points (1g-1a) in 14 games with San Antonio of the American Hockey League.
Perfetto has recorded 142 points (49g-93a) in 150 career ECHL games with Tulsa and Alaska and has tallied nine points (4g-5a) in 41 career games with San Antonio.
Prior to turning pro, Perfetto had 62 points (27g-35a) in 152 career games at Lake Superior State University.
On behalf of Stephen Perfetto, a case of pucks will be donated to a Tulsa youth hockey organization by Inglasco, the exclusive puck supplier of the ECHL. Since beginning its sponsorship of the award in 2000-01, Inglasco has donated more than 39,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.
The Oilers return to Wichita again Friday for a match-up with the Thunder at 7:05pm at INTRUST Bank Arena, before returning home to host the Utah Grizzlies Saturday at 7:05pm and Sunday at 4:05pm at the BOK Center. Catch all the action Saturday on the Sports Animal radio network, www.tulsaoilers.comor ECHL.TV, with pregame coverage starting at 6:45pm.
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