Dashers Sign Fred Hein

Danville, IL - The Danville Dashers are proud to announce the signing of forward Fred Hein. 

The 5'11", 216 lb native of North Reading, MA comes to the Dashers after starting the season with the Evansville Thunderbolts of the Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL). Prior to that, Hein played three seasons in Sweden with four different teams, bouncing between the top two divisions. In 84 games overseas he tallied 44 goals and 33 assists for 77 points. Before his professional career, Hein played four years of college hockey in the NCAA III for Becker College (two years) and University of New England (two years). In 61 games he scored 11 goals and had 7 assists for 18 points. 

Hein will make his debut with Danville this weekend in Carolina as the Dashers look to go for five in a row. Friday night puck drop is at 6:35 PM CST and 5:05 PM CST on Saturday. You can watch games live on tfmsports.com.

Season and group tickets are on sale now by calling (217) 213-8939 or emailing info@danvilledashers.com. Stay connected with the Dashers at www.danvilledashers.com, on Facebook (Danville Dashers), Twitter (@DanvilleDashers), and Instagram (@Danville_Dashers). #FearTheDeer