SAN JOSE, California – San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that the club has recalled forward Eriah Hayes (@EJHayes25) from the Worcester Sharks (@WorcesterSharks) of the AHL.
Hayes, 25, has recorded eight points (5-3=8) and 25 penalty minutes in 29 games for the Worcester Sharks during his first full professional season. The six-foot-four, 210-pound right wing has collected 12 points (8-4=12) in 36 career AHL games with Worcester.
The native of La Crescent, Minnesota, played four seasons for Minnesota State University (Mankato), compiling 96 points (52-44=96) in 153 career games and led the nation in shots on goal (186) in 2012-13.
Hayes was originally signed as an undrafted free agent by San Jose on April 5, 2013. He will wear No. 76 for the Sharks.
In addition, Forward Tommy Wingels has been placed on injured reserve.