ROANOKE, Va. – The Rail Yard Dawgs announced on Tuesday that forward Nick Ford has been called back up to the ECHL’s Jacksonville Icemen.

Ford played in 19 games for Roanoke earlier this season after joining the team on October 21, and he tallied seven goals and eight assists in that time for Roanoke. The six-foot-one winger was called up on December 27 to Jacksonville, where he played in 13 games and recorded two assists before heading back to the Dawgs on February 16. Earlier this season, Ford also played two ECHL games for the Adirondack Thunder, and spent training camp with the ECHL’s Idaho Steelheads.

The Rail Yard Dawgs are on the road this weekend on to face the Peoria Rivermen in a three-game series. Wisler Plumbing and Air Family Four Packs, group tickets, 2022-2023 season tickets, and single game tickets for home games are on sale now, and you can listen to the games on the Haley Toyota Rail Yard Dawgs Hockey Network via Mixlr or watch it on HockeyTV.

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