Spencer Kennedy Called up to ECHL Atlanta

January 18, 2024 - 01:45 pm

PEORIA, IL –  The Rivermen announced on Wednesday that forward Spencer Kennedy has accepted a call-up to the Atlanta Gladiators of the ECHL.


Kennedy played in 13 games for the Peoria Rivermen after playing in 4 games with the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs to start the season. The native of Lethbridge, Alberta had three points (one goal, two assists) and 76 penalty minutes this season.


Kennedy is Peoria’s second call up to the ECHL this season, the first being Joseph Widmar who was also called up to the Atlanta Gladiators this season. The Peoria Rivermen are on the road on Saturday against the Evansville Thunderbolts before returning to Peoria on Sunday for a second game against Evansville at 3:15 pm.