BARRACUDA RECALL FORWARD KYLE TOPPING FROM ORLANDOMay 5, 2021
San Jose, CA – The San Jose Barracuda (@SJBarracuda) proud American Hockey League (@TheAHL) affiliate of the San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks), and General Manager Joe Will announced today that the team has recalled forward Kyle Topping (@Topping11) from the Orlando Solar Bears (@OrlandoHockey) of the ECHL (@ECHL).
Topping, 21, has skated in two games with the Barracuda this year, scoring in his AHL debut on Feb. 12, 2021, at Texas. In addition, the five-foot-eleven, 185-pound left-shot center has appeared in 31 ECHL games between the Solar Bears and the Allen Americans (@AllenAmericans), totaling 23 points (eight goals, 15 assists), 22 penalty minutes, and an even-rating.
Prior to this season, the Ganges, British Columbia native skated in 226 games in the Western Hockey League (@TheWHL) with the Kelowna Rockets (@Kelowna_Rockets) over a four-year span, collecting 196 points (71 goals, 125 assists), 177 penalty minutes, and a plus-41 rating.
The Barracuda signed the undrafted free-agent on May 11, 2020.
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