ODESSA, TX – The Odessa Jackalopes announced on Monday that they have completed a trade with the Johnstown Tomahawks of the East Division. The trade sends forward Anthony Mastromonica in exchange for defenseman Nick Chiocca, as well as a 2020 tender and a 4th round pick in the 2021 North American Hockey League entry draft.
Chiocca played defense with the New Jersey Hitmen last season as part of the National Colligate Development Conference. He boasted 24 points (8 goals, 16 assists) in his first season with the Hitmen. Chiocca is a native of Wayne, New Jersey.