PRINCETON, NJ – Wichita Thunder defenseman Alex Peters is the AMI Graphics ECHL Plus Performer of the Month for April after leading the league with a plus-minus rating of plus-13 during the month.
Peters posted an even or better rating in each of his 12 games in April, including three games where he was plus-3 – April 22 and April 23 at Kansas City and April 28 against Utah.
The 24-year-old has posted six points (2 goals-4 assists) and a plus-8 rating in 22 games with the Thunder this season.
Prior to turning pro, Peters posted 33 points (9 goals-24 assists) in 51 games at St. Mary’s University and recorded 71 points (14 goals-57 assists) in 239 career games in the Ontario Hockey League with Plymouth and Flint.
In recognition of his accomplishment, AMI Graphics will present Alex Peters with a personalized Plus Performer of the Month Banner at an upcoming Thunder home game.
Runner Up: Nolan Valleau, Orlando (+11).
Top Plus Performer(s) for Each Club: Allen – Matt Register (+4); Florida – Cole MacDonald and Marcus Vela (+4); Fort Wayne – Jackson Leef (+8); Greenville – Garrett Thompson (+8); Indy – Tim Davison and Alex Rauter (+2); Jacksonville – Mike Szmatula (+10); Kansas City – Marcus Crawford (+4); Rapid City – Cedric Montminy (+6); South Carolina – Andrew Cherniwchan (+6); Tulsa – Curtis Leonard (+6); Utah – Ryan Lowney and Cedric Pare (+4) and Wheeling – Austin Fyten and Nick Rivera (+6).
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