Reading, PA – The Reading Royals, proud affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers and Lehigh Valley Phantoms, announced that goaltender Ryan Kenny has signed a Standard Player Contract (SPC).
Kenny, 24, appeared in two games for the Royals in the 2022-23 season. The Sparta, New Jersey native recorded a 0-1-1 record, 5.06 .811 save percentage. Kenny has appeared in 19 games in the SPHL this season with the Fayetteville Marksmen. The 6'2", 205-pound, right-hand catching netminder posted a 14-3-2 record, 2.11 GAA, .940 save percentage and one shutout with the Marksmen this season.
Prior to signing his first professional contract with the Royals on March 1, 2023, Kenny played college hockey at the Stevenson University.
Kenny hoisted a 56-23-5 record in his collegiate career and put up a .917 save percentage and 2.43 GAA. Kenny was a decorated Stevenson athlete, and was named back-to-back UCHC First Team All-Conference, and Goaltender of the Year awards in the 2021-22 and 2022-23 seasons. Additionally, he was listed to the NCAA Division-III MAC First Team All-Conference each of his university seasons, and was named the MAC’s Defensive Player of the Year his junior and senior years.
The Royals open a three-game home series with the Wheeling Nailers on Wednesday, January 24 at 7:00 p.m. at Santander Arena.
The home game will be the Royals annual Pride Night presented by LGBT Center of Greater Reading! Fans can enjoy a Pride Celebration and Wild Wednesday deals including $2 beer at select locations on the concourse, Buy One, Get One College Student tickets, and $6.10 Orange Zone tickets! College students can claim their BOGO ticket deal at the box office at Santander Arena!
Order tickets: royalshockey.com/tickets
2023-24 Season Memberships
Reading Royals Season Memberships, six-game plans, ten-game plans, and group tickets are available for the 2023-24 season now by visiting the Royals’ box office at Santander Arena or by calling 610-898-7825.
About the Royals
The Reading Royals, proud affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers and Lehigh Valley Phantoms, are in their 22nd season in the ECHL. They won their first Kelly Cup championship in 2013 and have clinched playoff berths in 12 of the previous 13 seasons. They are five-time division champions and were the 2021-22 Eastern Conference champion. The Berks County Convention Center Authority (BCCCA), founded in 1996, owns the Royals and oversees operations at Santander Arena.