Brandon Marino (RW)
Fort Wayne Komets
Profile: 2008-09—Completed four seasons of CHA play with Bemidji State University. 2009-10—Made his pro debut with Quad City IHL appearing in 73 games. 2010-11—Continued his pro career with Quad City while changing to the CHL. 2011-12—Had a career best year leading the CHL with 41 goals and 13 power play goals while becoming the league’s 3-Star Leader for the year. Led Quad City with 41 goals, 49 assists and 90 points. Named 2012 CHL All-Star Game MVP and capped the season with the CHL MVP Award for the year. 2012-13— Joined Fort Wayne for the move to the ECHL. Participated in Norfolk’s AHL training camp before released and returned to Fort Wayne 10/5/12. Loaned to Norfolk AHL 1/14/13 where he made his AHL debut in one game before returning to Fort Wayne 1/17/13. Posted a career high 54 assists while leading the Komets with 74 points in 71 games. Received Fort Wayne’s Mr. Hustle Award and named the Komets’ 2012-13 Most Valuable Player of the Year. 2013-14-- His fifth career year. Agreed to terms with the Komets for his second consecutive season 7/9/13. Skated his 300th career game (regular season) 1/10/14 at Toledo. Scored his 100th career goal (regular season) 1/12/14 vs Kalamazoo. Scored his 300th career point (assist) 2/8/14 at Cincinnati. Dished his 200th career assist 2/9/14 vs Kalamazoo. Passed his 100th ECHL and Fort Wayne career assist 2/21/14 at Florida.