Patrick Gaul (F)
South Carolina Stingrays
Gaul finished fourth on the Stingrays last season with 31 points, tied for third in assists (19) and first with 67 games played in a Stingrays uniform. The Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, native joined the Stingrays midway through the 2012-13 season after beginning his professional career with the Mississippi RiverKings of the Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL). In 33 contests with the Stingrays, Gaul added 10 points (six goals, four assists) and recorded 20 points (10 goals, 10 assists) in 31 games in Mississippi.
Prior to turning pro, the 5-foot-8, 175-pound forward attended Notre Dame for four seasons picking up 10 points (three goals, seven assists) in 80 games and helped the Fighting Irish capture a CCHA Championship in 2008-09.