BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (Mar. 22, 2013)
– The Bridgeport Sound Tigers have announced they have signed forward
Sean Wiles to a professional tryout contract (PTO) and forward Joey
Diamond to an amateur tryout contract (ATO).
Wiles, 25, has appeared in 59 games with the ECHL’s Las Vegas Wranglers
in his second professional season. The 6’3, 203-pound forward recorded
a team-leading 25 goals and 12 assists, and has totaled 57 points in
110 career ECHL games. Prior to his professional debut, the Beloit, WI
native played four seasons at the University of Alaska-Anchorage,
totaling 48 points (22 goals, 26 assists) in 111 games.
Diamond, 23, signs with the Sound Tigers after completing his four-year
career at the University of Maine. The Long Beach, NY native posted a
team-leading 14 goals along with 10 assists this season, and led NCAA
Division I men’s hockey with 147 penalty minutes in 33 games. Over his
four seasons with the Black Bears, Diamond totaled 104 points (59
goals, 45 assists) and 467 penalty minutes in 135 games.
The Sound Tigers return to action tonight in Providence against the
Bruins, before returning to Webster Bank Arena for contests on Saturday
against the Springfield Falcons and Sunday against the Albany Devils.
For ticket information, call the Sound Tigers at (203) 334-GOAL, head
to the Webster Bank Arena Click It Or Ticket Box Office or visit