Oilers forward honored after notching six points in Tulsa’s two wins last weekend..


PRINCETON, N.J. – Stephen Perfetto of the Tulsa Oilers has been selected as the Inglasco ECHL Player of the Week for the week of March 18-24.

Perfetto scored three goals and added three assists for six points as the Oilers won a pair of games at Wichita.

The 27-year-old had two goals and an assist in a 6-5 win on Saturday and posted a goal and two assists in a 6-5 overtime victory on Sunday.

A native of Woodbridge, Ontario, Perfetto has 23 points (6g-17a) in 16 games with Tulsa this season while adding two points (1g-1a) in 14 games with San Antonio of the American Hockey League.

Perfetto has recorded 142 points (49g-93a) in 150 career ECHL games with Tulsa and Alaska and has tallied nine points (4g-5a) in 41 career games with San Antonio.

Prior to turning pro, Perfetto had 62 points (27g-35a) in 152 career games at Lake Superior State University.

On behalf of Stephen Perfetto, a case of pucks will be donated to a Tulsa youth hockey organization by Inglasco, the exclusive puck supplier of the ECHL. Since beginning its sponsorship of the award in 2000-01, Inglasco has donated more than 39,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.

The Oilers return to Wichita again Friday for a match-up with the Thunder at 7:05pm at INTRUST Bank Arena, before returning home to host the Utah Grizzlies Saturday at 7:05pm and Sunday at 4:05pm at the BOK Center. Catch all the action Saturday on the Sports Animal radio network, www.tulsaoilers.com or ECHL.TV, with pregame coverage starting at 6:45pm.