Komets’ forward Mason Bergh has been named the Howies Hockey Tape ECHL Rookie of the Month for October, the league has announced.
Bergh, 24, scored four goals and added four assists for eight points in six games during the opening month of the ECHL season, the league said in a statement.
He had at least one point in each of his six games in October, and posted a goal and an assist Oct. 12 against Kalamazoo and Oct. 25 against Jacksonville.
Bergh, under contract to Ontario of the American Hockey League, is tied for third among ECHL rookies with six goals and is tied for fourth among rookies with 10 points. He made his pro debut with Ontario late last season, scoring one goal in three games.
Before turning pro, Bergh posted 105 points (43 goals, 62 assists) in 149 career games at Colorado College and had 86 points (32 goals, 54 assists) in 114 career games in the United States Hockey League with Chicago and Waterloo.