MANCHESTER, N.H. — Richard Seeley, head coach of the ECHL‘s Manchester Monarchs announced today that the club has signed goaltender Doug Carr to a standard player’s contract. In addition, the Monarchs have released netminder Steve Mastalerz and assigned Joel Lowry to AHL-Ontario.
Carr, 26, played three games in the AHL this season for the Albany Devils and returns to the East Coast League after spending the 2014-15 campaign with the Colorado Eagles. There, the 6-foot-2, 200-pounder played in 22 games, winning 10 of them while earning a shutout along the way.
This season for Albany, Carr went 1-2-0 with a 2.34 goals-against average and an .897 save percentage.
The undrafted native of Hanover, Mass., has played in 18 AHL games spanning over three seasons and will look to fill the void left by the recently-promoted Michael Houser.
Carr will joining his new team this Wednesday as the new version of the Monarchs will head north of the border where they will visit the ECHL’s lone Canadian club, the Brampton Beast, at the Powerade Centre.