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Royals Sign Forward Nick Fea to SPC

by Reading Royals

Feb 12, 2024

The Reading Royals, proud ECHL affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers and Lehigh Valley Phantoms, announced that forward Nick Fea has been signed to a Standard Player Contract (SPC).

Fea, 26, is in his second professional season, which opened with the Wichita Thunder for 13 games before joining the Birmingham Bulls in the SPHL for three games. Through 16 games, the Oak Ridge, New Jersey native has totaled four points (1g-3a), 10 penalty minutes, and a -2 rating.

The 5’11”, 180-pound, left-shot forward split last season with the Worcester Railers and Birmingham. In 47 combined games, Fea tallied 35 points (18g-17a). Prior to the start of the 2022-23 season, Fea attended the American Hockey League’s Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins training camp.

Prior to his pro career, Fea played four years at Wilkes University (NCAA DIII), where he recorded 121 points (42g-79a) in 86 games. He earned NCAA III (MAC) Second Team All-Conference and UCHC All-Tournament Team honors in 2021-22.

The Royals return home on Saturday, Feb. 17, for their Reading Premium Night promotional game presented by SlyFox Beer! The home game will feature a pre-game Happy Hour (6-7 p.m.) and a pre-game photo opportunity with Slapshot in sec. 109 up until 6:15 p.m., presented by Albright College.

To order tickets, visit royalshockey.com/tickets.

Reading Royals Season Memberships, six-game plans, 10-game plans, and group tickets are available for the 2023-24 season now by visiting the Royals’ box office at Santander Arena or by calling 610-898-7825.

The Reading Royals, proud affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers and Lehigh Valley Phantoms, are in their 22nd season in the ECHL. They won their first Kelly Cup championship in 2013 and have clinched playoff berths in 12 of the previous 13 seasons. They are five-time division champions and were the 2021-22 Eastern Conference champions. The Berks County Convention Center Authority (BCCCA), founded in 1996, owns the Royals and oversees operations at Santander Arena.

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