Storm Acquire Yakura, Gaul and Rights To Widmar From Peoria for Hervey

PHOTO CREDIT: Dennis Sievers/Peoria Rivermen

The Quad City Storm has traded forward Austin Hervey to the Peoria Rivermen in exchange for Stephen Gaul, Dean Yakura and the rights for Joseph Widmar.

Yakura is a 9th year pro and has recorded four goals and seven assists in 36 games this season with Peoria.  Gaul, a rookie, started the season with FHL Danville and has played in 13 games since his call up with Peoria.  In his time in the SPHL he has earned three goals, three assists and a +8 on ice rating.

To make room for Yakura and Gaul the Storm has released Patrick Harrison.

Brian Rothenberger