The Melbourne Mustangs have announced the signing of Drew Akins for the 2015 season. Akins last played for the Huntsville Havoc in the Southern Professional Hockey League and has also played in the ECHL, Central Hockey League and the Polska Liga Hokejowa. Akins joins the team as the replacement for 2015 signing Rusty Masters who left the club due to personal reasons.
Recently signed Melbourne Mustangs import Rusty Masters will no longer be joining the club for the 2015 season due to unavoidable commitments at home. The Mustangs have now begun negotiations with a player to fill the now vacant import spot and have offered Masters a future spot on the team should an opportunity become available.