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ECHL suspends Kansas City Maverick players for line brawl at Walleye game

(Source: Toledo Walleye) (Source: Toledo Walleye)
TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) -

The ECHL announced that Kansas City's Garrett Klotz and Eric Freshchi have been suspended after violating league rules during a line brawl at a game against the Toledo Walleye last Saturday,

Klotz is suspended for a total of eight games and Freshchi is suspended for two.

Klotz, cross-checked Toledo's A.J. Jenks multiple times while he was down on the ice and that started a full-on melee in the third period. He was assessed a match penalty for the cross checking. ECHL said he was suspended under Rule 28 and 59. Freshchi was assessed a major penalty and game misconduct for the same rules.

Both players have also been fined an undisclosed amount.

In total, there were 125 minutes in penalties in the game.

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