Former Cape Cod Player, Daniil Tarasov, has signed a pro contract with the Worcester Sharks of the American Hockey League (AHL). Tarasov, who hails from Moscow, Russia, has spent the last two seasons playing for the Indiana Ice of the United States Hockey League (USHL). Before his time with the Ice, Tarasov spent the 2009/2010 season with Cape Cod coach Dan Hodge where he was an immediate impact for the team. Over the past two seasons with the Ice, Tarasov has totaled 163 points (84g, 79a) and a plus-65 rating in 117 regular season games. Tarasov will become the first Russian-born player to skate for the Worcester Sharks in franchise history.