SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Swarm today announced that the team has signed D Shayne Bennett as a free agent and placed him on the active roster. The Swarm also released T Brock Boyle.
Bennett, 28, is a 5-foot-10-inch, 210-pound defenseman who appeared in his first contest with the Swarm on Sunday, Feb. 20 in Colorado during the 12-10 Minnesota victory. In 2009, the Port Coquitlam, British Columbia native recorded four points (4a) and 52 loose balls in 12 appearances with the Edmonton Rush.
Make sure to visit mnswarm.com as the Swarm hit the road to take on the Colorado Mammoth for the second time this season on Friday, March 4 at 8 p.m. CST. Fans not near a computer during the game can text “SWARM TURF” to 91944 to receive halftime and final score updates.
Swarm season, group and single game tickets are available with options in all price ranges. Tickets for the 2011 Minnesota Swarm season, presented by Treasure Island Resort & Casino, are available by visiting mnswarm.com or calling 888-MN-SWARM.