SAN JOSE, CA - The San Jose Barracuda (@SJBarracuda), proud American Hockey League (@TheAHL) affiliate of the National Hockey League's (@NHL) San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) along with General Manager Joe Will, have announced that they recalled defenseman Zach Frye (@Fryzie21) from the Orlando Solar Bears (@OrlandoHockey) of the ECHL (@ECHL).
Prior to his assignment, Frye, 25, totaled two points (one goal, one assist) and an even-rating in five games this season with the Barracuda. In 25 games with Orlando, Frye collected 16 points (five goals, 11 assists), 58 penalty minutes and a plus-12 rating.
Following the conclusion of his senior season last year at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, Frye appeared in 11 games with the Barracuda, collecting two assists, 25 penalty minutes and a plus-one rating. The six-foot-one, 201-pound defenseman also appeared in one Calder Cup playoff game.
Prior to signing an AHL contract with San Jose on March 8, 2018, the Spokane, Washington native skated in 136 games at Alaska-Fairbanks (@WCHA), ending with 77 points (21 goals, 56 assists), 254 penalty minutes and a minus-nine rating. In 2017-18, Frye finished fourth in NCAA DI Men's Ice Hockey in penalty minutes (100) and T-third among defensemen in goals (11).
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