ECHL: Wichita Thunder re-sign Boeing

Photo Credit: Toledo Walleye

The Wichita Thunder announced the re-signing of forward Brett Boeing for the 2023-24 season on July 25th.

Boeing, 28, finished with two goals and four assists in 13 games for the Thunder following the ECHL Trade Deadline, where he was traded from the Kalamazoo Wings in exchange for defenseman Kyle Rhodes and future considerations.

Overall, Boeing tallied six goals and 15 assists for 21 points in 59 games between Wichita Thunder, Toledo Walleye, and Reading Royals.

A native of Barrington, Illinois, the 5-foot-8, 187-pound forward had a breakout season in 2021-22 for the Toledo Walleye, recording 23 goals and 23 assists for 46 points. Boeing additionally had two goals and three assists in 19 Kelly Cup Playoff games for the Walleye.

Prior to turning pro, Boeing played three seasons at the University of Massachusetts, helping the Minutemen to their first NCAA national championship game alongside defenseman Cale Makar, defensemen Mario Ferraro, and forward John Leonard.

In 101 collegiate games with UMass, Boeing finished with 14 goals and 23 assists for 37 points.

With the re-signing of Boeing, the Thunder look towards the 2023-2024 season with optimism as they look to get back into the playoff picture.

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