Fuel receive Chyzyk from Rockford

The Rockford IceHogs announced Saturday the team has assigned forward Bryn Chyzyk to the Indy Fuel.

Chyzyk is a 6-0, 190-pound forward who was an alternate captain for NCAA champion North Dakota last spring. He signed an AHL deal with Rockford in the offseason and had played two games with the IceHogs. Chyzyk joins goaltenders Jake Hildebrand and Eric Levine, as well as defensemen Nick Mattson, Jonathan Carlsson and Dillon Fournier as Fuel players currently assigned from either Rockford or Chicago.

Chyzyk had 12 goals and 10 assists in 42 games for North Dakota last season. He has played two scoreless games in Rockford so far this year.

Over his college career, he played 128 games, tallying 24 goals and 23 assists. He also had 28 goals and 49 points in 57 games for the USHL’s Fargo Force in 2011-12.

In addition, the Fuel placed forward Paxton Leroux on 21-day IR Saturday, retroactive to Oct. 29.

The Fuel now have 20 players on their active roster. plus two on reserve (D Kyle Shapiro, F Cody Sharib) and two on 21-day injured reserve (Zach Miskovic, Paxton Leroux).

Current Indy Fuel roster

Forwards (12)

  • (R) Anthony Beauregard (5-11, 163, St. Hyancithe, Quebec). Age: 20. Shoots: R. 2015-16: Val d’Or (QMJHL)
  • Martin Bellus (6-3, 209, Spisska Nova Ves, Slovakia). Age: 24. Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Piestany SHK 37 (Slovakia)
  • (R, RFD) Bryn Chyzyk (6-0, 190, Varden, Man.). Age: 23. Shoots: L. 2015-16 team: North Dakota (NCAA)
  • Raphael Corriveau (6-4, 203, Levis, Quebec). Age: 22. Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Morzine-Avoriaz (France)
  • Tyler Currier (6-2, 206, Anchorage, Ak.). Age: 28. Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Elmira Jackals (ECHL)
  • Patrick D’Amico (6-0, 211, Winnipeg, Man.). Age: 21. Shoots: L. 2015-16 team: Colorado Eagles/Atlanta Gladiators (ECHL)
  • Kevin Lynch (6-1, 205, Grosse Pointe, Mich.). Age: 25. Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Florida Everblades (ECHL)
  • Brady Ramsay (5-11, 190, Lethbridge, Alb.). Age: 23. Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Tulsa Oilers (ECHL)
  • Matt Rupert (5-9, 188, Grand Bend, Ont.). Age: 22. Shoots: L. 2015-16 team: Orlando Solar Bears (ECHL)
  • Cody Sharib (6-2, 209, Needham, Mass). Age: 25. Shoots: L. 2015-16 team: Indy Fuel (ECHL)
  • Marek Tvrdon (6-2, 217, Bratislava, Slovakia). Age: 23. Shoots: L. 2015-16 team: Toledo Walleye (ECHL)/Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL)/Bratislava Slovan (KHL)
  • Alex Wideman (5-7, 150, St. Louis, Mo.). Age: 24. Shoots: L. 2015-16 team: Evansville IceMen (ECHL)/Binghamton Senators (AHL)

Defensemen (8)

  • (RFD, V) Jonathan Carlsson (6-1, 198, Uppsala, Sweden). Age: 28. Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Evansville IceMen (ECHL)/Rockford IceHogs (AHL)
  • Randy Cure (6-3, 205, Bloomington, Minn.). Age: 26: Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Fort Wayne Komets/Tulsa Oilers (ECHL)
  • (CHI) Dillon Fournier (6-2, 187, Montreal, Que.). Age: 22. Shoots: L. 2015-16 team: Rockford IceHogs (AHL)/Indy Fuel (ECHL)
  • (RFD) Nick Mattson (6-1, 179, Chanhassen, Minn.). Age: 24. Shoots: L. 2015-16 team: Indy Fuel (ECHL)/Rockford IceHogs (AHL)
  • Kyle Shapiro (6-2, 200, Ambler, Pa.). Age: 26. Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Columbus Cottonmouths (SPHL)
  • (V) Drew Schiestel (6-2, 193, Hamilton, Ont.). Age: 27. Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Rungstad (Denmark)
  • Matt Stanisz (6-1, 205, Burlington, Ont.). Age: 26. Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Florida Everblades (ECHL)
  • (R) Chris Williams (6-2, 220, Pottstown, Pa.). Age: 25. Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Alaska-Anchorage (NCAA)/Norfolk Admirals (ECHL)

Goaltenders (2)

  • (RFD, R) Jake Hildebrand (5-11, 182, Butler, Pa.). Age: 23. Catches: L. 2015-16 team: Michigan State (NCAA)/Allen Americans (ECHL)
  • (RFD) Eric Levine (6-3, 185, Wheeling, Ill.). Age: 27. Catches: L. 2015-16 team: Utah/Colorado (ECHL), Pensacola/Louisiana (SPHL)

21-day IR (2)

  • Paxton Leroux (6-3, 200, Peterborough, Ont.). Age: 23. Shoots: L. 2015-16 team: Wichita Thunder (ECHL)
  • (V) Zach Miskovic (6-1, 197, River Forest, Ill.). Age: 31. Shoots: R. 2015-16 team: Indy Fuel (ECHL)/Charlotte Checkers (AHL) (elig. 11/12)

V-Veteran (>260 professional games played)
R-Rookie (<25 professional games played)
RFD-Under contract to AHL Rockford IceHogs
CHI-Under contract to NHL Chicago Blackhawks