FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Thursday, November 15, 2018
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - Arizona Coyotes President of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have recalled defenseman Dakota Mermis from the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate.
The 24-year-old Mermis was named captain of the Roadrunners on Monday, November 5. In nine games with Tucson this season, he has registered 1-4-5 and six penalty minutes (PIM). The 5-foot-11, 196-pound native of Alton, Illinois has recorded 8-41-49 and 184 PIM in 198 career AHL games with Tucson and Springfield.
Last season, Mermis played in nine games with the Coyotes.