ST. JOHN’S, NL – The Newfoundland Growlers are pleased to announce that the American Hockey League’s Manitoba Moose have assigned forward Bobby Lynch to the Growlers ahead of the club’s Wednesday night matchup against the Adirondack Thunder.
Lynch, 23, is a third-year pro from Grand Blanc, Michigan and has spent the majority of his professional career in the American Hockey League with the Moose.
The right-handed centre made his professional debut in the 2019-20 season with the ECHL’s Jacksonville Icemen and appeared in 51 contests, recording 14 goals and 14 assists for 28 points with six penalty minutes.
Since the 2019-20 season, Lynch has appeared in 36 AHL games, including 27 in the 2020-21 campaign, and has recorded a total of four goals and six assists for 10 points in the American Hockey League.
Prior to turning pro, the 6-1 forward played two seasons in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League with the Drummondville Voltigeurs in 2016-17 and 2017-18, scoring 30 goals and adding 46 assists in 104 total games. He also played one season of hockey in the United States Hockey League (USHL) with the Muskegon Lumberjacks, lighting the lamp 21 times and chipping in 32 assists for 53 points in 61 games in 2018-19.