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USA Switzerland John Fritsche

a.k.a. "Jack Fritsche"
#26 HC Ambrì-Piotta / NLA - 02/03
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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Viivi Vainikka 6 6 6 12
2. Maja Nylén Persson 5 4 8 12
3. Anna Meixner 5 3 9 12
4. Noora Tulus 6 5 6 11
5. Lara Stalder 5 3 8 11
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
RW
Age
56
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
196 lbs / 89 kg
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired

Sons: John Fritsche Jr. & Jason Fritsche
Nephews: Dan Fritsche and Tom Fritsche

Team Staff profile of John Fritsche also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1983-84 Ambrì-Piotta U20 Elite Jr. A - - - - - - |
HC Ambrì-Piotta NLB - - - - - - |
1984-85 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLB 40 27 24 51 - - |
1985-86 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA 24 5 8 13 26 - |
1986-87 EV Zug NLB 36 29 20 49 48 - | Playoffs 5 5 5 10 8 -
1987-88 EV Zug NLA 33 15 9 24 83 - |
1988-89 EV Zug NLA 36 30 26 56 47 - | Playoffs 2 3 1 4 6 -
1989-90 EV Zug NLA 34 21 24 45 45 - | Playoffs 2 1 1 2 0 -
USA WC 10 2 0 2 4 - |
1990-91 EV Zug NLA 33 19 11 30 38 - |
1991-92 HC Lugano NLA 30 9 8 17 47 - | Playoffs 4 3 2 5 6 -
1992-93 HC Lugano NLA 33 6 13 19 38 - | Playoffs 4 1 2 3 14 -
1993-94 Moncton Hawks AHL 11 2 5 7 16 -1 |
1994-95 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA 20 5 14 19 18 - | Playoffs 3 0 2 2 2 -
1995-96 HC Ambrì-Piotta “A” NLA 34 15 15 30 20 - | Playoffs 7 1 4 5 4 -
1996-97 HC Ambrì-Piotta “A” NLA 36 5 9 14 79 - |
1997-98 HC Ambrì-Piotta “A” NLA 39 11 11 22 47 - | Playoffs 9 6 4 10 2 -
1998-99 HC Ambrì-Piotta “A” NLA 14 3 1 4 37 - | Playoffs 15 3 3 6 6 -
1999-00 HC Ambrì-Piotta “A” NLA 42 21 11 32 57 - | Playoffs 9 3 2 5 8 -
2000-01 HC Ambrì-Piotta “A” NLA 37 8 9 17 42 - | Relegation 5 3 2 5 2 -
2001-02 HC Ambrì-Piotta “A” NLA 41 7 11 18 16 - | Playoffs 6 1 3 4 0 -
2002-03 HC Ambrì-Piotta “C” NLA 23 2 5 7 29 - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1988-89 Team USA Spengler Cup 5 5 1 6 - - |
1989-90 Team USA Spengler Cup - 2 3 5 - - |
1999-00 HC Ambrì-Piotta Continental Cup - - - - - - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2002-03 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA Head Coach took over from Riccardo Fuhrer after game 3 in the playoffs
2003-04 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA Asst. Coach
Ambrì-Piotta U20 Elite Jr. A Head Coach
2004-05 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA Asst. Coach
2005-06 Cleveland Barons NAHL NAHL GM/Head Coach
2006-07 Ohio Junior Blue Jackets USHL Head Coach
2007-08 Ohio Junior Blue Jackets USHL Head Coach
2009-10 Alpena IceDiggers NAHL Head Coach
2015-16 Cleveland Jr. Lumberjacks 16U AAA NJPHL 16U Head Coach
Cleveland Jr. Lumberjacks 18U AAA NJPHL 18U Head Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 11 2 5 7 0.64 16 -1 | 0
Continental Cup 1 - - - - - - - | 0
NLA (NL) 16 509 182 185 367 0.72 669 - | 11 66 25 26 51 0.77 50 -
NLB (SL) 3 76 56 44 100 1.32 48 - | 1 5 5 5 10 2.00 8 -
Spengler Cup 2 5 7 4 11 2.20 - - | 0
Elite Jr. A (U20-Elit) 1 - - - - - - - | 0
WC 1 10 2 0 2 0.20 4 - | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Nicola Celio (F) 1994-2003 9 Ambrì-Piotta
Pauli Jaks (G) 1995-2003 8 Ambrì-Piotta
Tiziano Gianini (D) 1994-2002 8 Ambrì-Piotta
Ivan Gazzaroli (D) 1994-2003 8 Ambrì-Piotta

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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1983, 15 #163 overall by Verdun Juniors in the QMJHL Entry Draft

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