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Brett Sonne Returns to Peoria
Published: October 31st 2012 @ 1:41 PM



Peoria Rivermen General Manager Kevin McDonald announced today that the St. Louis Blues have reassigned forward Brett Sonne to the Rivermen ECHL affiliate, the Evansville IceMen.


Sonne, 23, was assigned to Evansville on Oct. 8 and was leading the IceMen in points (7) at the time of his recall. He registered a goal and an assist in each of his first three games of the season and has seven points (3g, 4a) in seven ECHL games.


Last season, he appeared in 70 games with Peoria and collected 17 points (8g, 9a) and 40 penalty minutes.  Over his three seasons with the Rivermen, Sonne has accumulated 50 points (24g, 26a) in 209 games.  The Maple Ridge, BC native was originally selected by the Blues in the third round (#85 overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.