Everblades News

Everblades Donate $252,850 to Local Charities in 2017-18

ESTERO, FL – The Florida Everblades are proud to announce that the team donated a total of $252,850 in cash, goods, and services to local charities during the 2017-18 season, an increase of $38,288 from the previous year. In addition, the Everblades organization has now donated nearly $1 million dollars to local charitable causes throughout the past five seasons. During the […]

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Everblades Bring Back Forward Blake Winiecki for 2018-19

ESTERO, FL – Florida Everblades President & General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Brad Ralph announced Tuesday that the team has agreed to terms with forward Blake Winiecki for the 2018-19 season. Winiecki, 24, collected two assists in four appearances with the Everblades this past spring.   The 6-1, 195-pound forward joined the Everblades in late […]

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Everblades Extend Qualifying Offers to Eight Players

ESTERO, FL – The Florida Everblades announced Monday that the team has extended qualifying offers to eight players. The team qualified four defensemen and four forwards.  The following players received qualifying offers: Defensemen Nelson Armstrong Zack Kamrass Logan Roe Clark Seymour Forwards Stephen MacAulay Michael Kirkpatrick Justin Kea Sam Warning Players who had already signed […]

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High-Scoring Forward John McCarron Returns to Everblades

Kevin Bires Photography ESTERO, FL – Florida Everblades President & General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Brad Ralph announced Monday that the team has agreed to terms with forward John McCarron for the 2018-19 season. McCarron, 26, returns for his third season with the Everblades after leading the team in goals (29) and finishing […]

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Palin Named ECHL Sponsorship Sales Executive of the Year

ESTERO, FL —  The Florida Everblades are pleased to announce Wednesday that Executive Vice President of Business Development Chris Palin is the 2017-18 recipient of the ECHL Sponsorship Sales Executive of the Year Award.   Additionally, the Everblades organization was also named a finalist for Ticket Department of the Year, Marketing Department of the Year, Game […]

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‘Blades Add Derek Sheppard & Trevor Petersen for 2018-19

Everblades add a pair of York University standouts for upcoming season. ESTERO, FL – Florida Everblades President & General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Brad Ralph announced Tuesday that the team has agreed to terms with defenseman Derek Sheppard and forward Trevor Petersen for the 2018-19 season. Sheppard, 24, will return to the Everblades where he totaled seven […]

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Everblades Agree to Terms with Joe Cox for 2018-19 Season

ESTERO, FL – Florida Everblades President and General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Brad Ralph announced Wednesday that the team has agreed to terms with forward Joe Cox for the 2018-19 season. Cox, 24, returns to the Everblades where he pieced together an impressive rookie campaign, posting 54 points (22g, 32a) in 70 regular season games.  […]

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Everblades Announce 2017-18 Season-Ending Roster

ESTERO, FL – The Florida Everblades announced Monday their 2017-18 season-ending roster.  The list of 18 players is comprised of six defensemen and  12 forwards. This is the second of a several-step process in which ECHL teams use to reserve the rights to ECHL contracted players for the 2018-19 season. Defensemen Derek Sheppard Clark Seymour Gus […]

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Everblades to Host Equipment Sale on Sunday, June 17

ESTERO, FL – The Florida Everblades will be hosting a hockey equipment sale this Sunday, June 17 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Germain Arena.  The sale will take place in the Everblades team locker room. Guests are asked to enter through the recreation side of the building.  The Everblades locker room is located in the […]

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Thank You Fans!

The Florida Everblades would like to thank all of the fans and corporate sponsors for their continued support during what was an exciting and historic 2017-18 season! The team captured its fourth conference championship as well as winning a regular season championship and Brabham Cup. While the season ended falling just short of our ultimate […]

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