Grand Forks native and former UND defenseman Jake Marto has re-signed with the St. John’s IceCaps in the AHL for next season.
The IceCaps are the top minor-league affiliate of the Winnipeg Jets, the same organization where Marto played his first professional season a year ago.
Marto split time between the AHL IceCaps and the ECHL Colorado Eagles last season. He played 12 games for St. John’s, registering three assists. He played 42 games for the Eagles, tallying two goals and 16 points.
Marto played for UND from 2007-11, completing his career with 21 goals and 62 points.