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Drew Akins signs with the Gladiators

The Gwinnett Gladiators announced y that they have agreed to terms with Drew
Akins, a forward out of the University of Minnesota Duluth. Akins will make his
professional debut with the Gladiators, against division rival
South Carolina Stingrays. 

A 24-year-old Excelsior, Minnesota, Akins appeared in 153 games over four
seasons at Minnesota Duluth, tallying 21 goals and 30 assists for 51 points
while serving 240 penalty minutes. Prior to skating with the Bulldogs at UMD,

Akins played one junior season each in the North American Hockey League and the
United States Hockey League, totaling 70 points over the two seasons from 2004
to 2006.

Information provided by the Gwinnett Gladiators




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