Texas Stars Sign Texas Native Forward Colton Hargrove

The Texas Stars added another forward to their roster today with the addition of Colton Hargrove. The 26 year old played in Providence the last three years after completing a college career at Western Michigan. Hargrove will be one of only two Texas natives to ever lace up for the Texas Stars; the other was Austin Smith.

Here's the release:
The Texas Stars, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Dallas Stars, announced Monday the team has signed forward Colton Hargrove to an AHL contract for the upcoming 2018-19 season.

Hargrove, 26, has spent the past three seasons with the AHL’s Providence Bruins and tallied 87 points (38-49=87) in 185 career games. Prior to his time in Providence, the 6-foot-1, 205-pound forward competed for three seasons at Western Michigan University from 2012-2015 with 62 points (34-28=62) in 105 games.

The Rockwall, Texas native also played two years for the Fargo Force of the USHL’s before attending Western Michigan.