Coyotes Assign Mermis to Tucson
By: Tucson Roadrunners
November 11, 2018 8:22 PM
GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Arizona Coyotes President of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have assigned defenseman Dakota Mermis to the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate.
The 24-year-old Mermis was named captain of the Roadrunners on Monday, November 5. In nine games with Tucson this season, he has registered 1-4-5 and six penalty minutes (PIM). The 5-foot-11, 196-pound native of Alton, Illinois has recorded 8-41-49 and 184 PIM in 198 career AHL games with Tucson and Springfield.
Last season, Mermis played in nine games with the Coyotes.