Team Facts
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  • Full name JYP Jyväskylä Akatemia
  • Team colours Red + Black + White
  • Town Jyväskylä, FIN
  • Founded 2011

2011-2012 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#35 Riku Helenius (G) 31 1988 Pälkäne, FIN 6'3" 183 L
#30 Eetu Laurikainen (G) 26 1993 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'0" 185 L
#30 Antti Lehtonen (G) 25 1993 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'0" 176 L
#35 Joni Myllykoski (G) 35 1984 Tornio, FIN 5'11" 176 L
#34 Samu Perhonen (G) 26 1993 Jämsänkoski, FIN 6'5" 196 L
#1 Sami Rajaniemi (G) 26 1992 Oulainen, FIN 6'0" 183 L
DEFENSEMEN
#8 Olli Aitola (D) 27 1992 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'1" 185 L
#32 Henri Auvinen (D) 26 1993 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'2" 190 L
#18 Yohann Auvitu (D) 29 1989 Ivry-sur-Seine, FRA 6'0" 192 L
#4 Valtteri Hietanen (D) 26 1992 Virrat, FIN 6'1" 194 L
#17 Ossi Ikonen (D)   “A” 29 1990 Toivakka, FIN 5'10" 176 L
#36 Harri Ilvonen (D) 31 1988 Helsinki, FIN 6'2" 194 L
#2 Antti Jaatinen (D) 31 1987 Mäntyharju, FIN 6'1" 192 L
#15 Jaakko Jokinen (D) 26 1993 Jämsä, FIN 6'2" 205 L
#29 Samuli Kankaanperä (D) 27 1992 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'3" 198 L
#5 Kristian Näkyvä (D) 28 1990 Helsinki, FIN 6'0" 198 L
#14 Jani Ollitervo (D) 27 1992 Tornio, FIN 5'9" 168 R
#6 Santeri Palsola (D) 28 1991 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'5" 159 L
#25 Juuso Pulli (D) 27 1991 Kouvola, FIN 6'1" 198 L
#33 Aleksi Salonen (D) 26 1993 Muurame, FIN 5'10" 179 R
FORWARDS
#24 Turo Asplund (C) 34 1985 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'11" 207 L
#15 Juuso Forsström (C/W) 29 1990 Lohja, FIN 5'9" 165 L
#37 Petteri Halinen (C/RW) 27 1992 Espoo, FIN 6'4" 187 L
#12 Valtteri Hotakainen (C) 29 1990 Kokkola, FIN 6'2" 190 L
#21 Antti Jaatinen (LW/RW) 32 1986 Mikkeli, FIN 6'2" 194 L
#23 Simon Kostner (C) 28 1990 Bolzano, ITA 5'8" 170 R
#15 Atte Kukonlehto (C) 26 1992 Ylivieska, FIN 5'10" 179 L
#20 Janne Kumpulainen (LW) 28 1991 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'9" 176 L
#36 Samu Markkula (LW/RW) 25 1994 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'9" 168 L
#28 Markus Nenonen (LW/RW) 26 1992 Jämsänkoski, FIN 6'2" 207 L
#14 Topi Nättinen (LW/C) 25 1994 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'10" 179 L
#7 Oula Palve (C) 27 1992 Keuruu, FIN 6'0" 176 L
#16 Joona Peränen (LW)   “A” 28 1990 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'10" 170 L
#10 Olli-Aleksi Pietilä (C/LW) 25 1993 Inari, FIN 5'11" 176 L
#25 Tuomas Pihlman (LW/RW) 36 1982 Espoo, FIN 6'2" 218 L
#27 Riku Pitkänen (C) 27 1991 Suolahti, FIN 6'2" 203 R
#26 Simo Puttonen (F) 28 1991 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'4" 183 L
#13 Toni Rautakorpi (RW)   “A” 32 1986 Keuruu, FIN 6'0" 185 L
#38 Filip Riska (C) 34 1985 Pietarsaari, FIN 6'0" 201 L
#9 Miika Roine (LW/RW)   “C” 27 1991 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'11" 176 L
#11 Mikko Salmio (LW/RW) 28 1991 Jämsä, FIN 6'4" 203 L
#22 Joonas Sammalmaa (LW) 28 1991 Kokkola, FIN 5'8" 165 R
#38 Olli Sipiläinen (LW/RW) 42 1977 Lappeenranta, FIN 5'10" 190 L
#10 Joel Sund (RW/LW) 26 1993 Jämsä, FIN 6'1" 209 R
#19 Olli Suoraniemi (C) 29 1990 Mustasaari, FIN 6'1" 203 L
#3 Ville Tenovaara (F) 28 1991 Savonlinna, FIN 5'9" 165 L
#38 Taavi Tiala (LW) 26 1993 Lestijärvi, FIN 5'11" 194 L
#15 Jussi Viitanen (LW) 26 1992 Tikkakoski, FIN 6'2" 207 R
#39 Jonne Virtanen (C/W) 31 1988 Turku, FIN 6'6" 260 L
#31 Mikko Virtanen (C/RW) 28 1991 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'0" 174 L
Position: G:3 D:10 F:22 | Av Age: 20.94 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 188 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name LähiTapiola Areena
  • Location Jyväskylä, FIN
  • Capacity 4 618
  • Construction Year 1982
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
09/29/2017
09/29/2017 Confirmed Leaving Olli Muittari (F) Leaving for D-Kiekko
09/08/2017
09/08/2017 Confirmed Leaving Juho Häyrinen (D) Leaving for D-Kiekko
09/01/2017
09/01/2017 Confirmed Leaving Riho Embrich (F) Leaving for Riemu
09/01/2017 Confirmed Leaving Sami Tynjälä (D) Leaving for Riemu
08/07/2017
08/07/2017 Confirmed Leaving Ville Virtanen (D) Leaving for D-Kiekko
07/28/2017
07/28/2017 Confirmed Leaving Aleksi Honka (D) Leaving for Chamonix
06/20/2017
06/20/2017 Confirmed Leaving Jere Somero (F) Leaving for S-Kiekko
06/14/2017
06/14/2017 Confirmed Leaving Jose Kangaskorte (G) Leaving for Kitzbüheler EC
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2011-2012 Mestis 46 14 - 25 7 0 104 156 56 9 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 Mestis 48 14 - 22 7 5 136 152 61 9 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 Mestis 56 16 - 24 8 8 145 165 72 9 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 Mestis 56 28 - 21 1 6 188 168 92 5 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 Mestis 50 13 - 30 3 4 110 161 50 11 Saved in relegation
2016-2017 Mestis 50 18 - 25 4 3 129 161 65 12 Qualification
Mestis 8 3 - 4 0 1 19 22 10 4 Relegated
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Henri Kanninen (F) 2019-2020 HPK Liiga - - - - -
2. Urho Vaakanainen (D) 2019-2020 Providence Bruins AHL - - - - -
3. Jonne Virtanen (F) 2019-2020 TPS Liiga - - - - -
4. Markus Poukkula (F) 2019-2020 Schwenninger Wild Wings DEL - - - - -
5. Miika Roine (F) 2019-2020 Jukurit Liiga - - - - -
6. Joel Sund (F) 2019-2020 Kiekko-Vantaa Mestis - - - - -
7. Henri Niemi (F) 2019-2020 D-Kiekko Suomi-sarja - - - - -
8. Petteri Haveri (F) 2019-2020 Peliitat Mestis - - - - -
9. Jakub Ferenc (D) 2019-2020 Berani Zlin Czech - - - - -
10. Roni Allén (D) 2019-2020 JYP Liiga - - - - -
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Riku Pitkänen (F) 202 48 78 126
2. Valtteri Hotakainen (F) 183 39 54 93
3. Joonas Sammalmaa (F) 130 43 49 92
4. Topi Nättinen (F) 121 38 49 87
5. Mikko Virtanen (F) 181 23 62 85
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Riku Pitkänen (F) 202 48 78 126
2. Joonas Sammalmaa (F) 130 43 49 92
3. Valtteri Hotakainen (F) 183 39 54 93
4. Topi Nättinen (F) 121 38 49 87
5. Oula Palve (F) 127 35 47 82
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Riku Pitkänen (F) 202 48 78 126
2. Mikko Virtanen (F) 181 23 62 85
3. Samu Markkula (F) 129 22 60 82
4. Valtteri Hotakainen (F) 183 39 54 93
5. Joose Antonen (F) 164 31 50 81
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Joel Sund (F) 128 27 50 183
2. Ville Virtanen (D) 126 4 21 182
3. Aleksi Honka (D) 151 10 32 174
4. Aleksi Salonen (D) 139 24 67 171
5. Valtteri Kemiläinen (D) 99 9 45 108
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Riku Pitkänen (F) 202 48 78 126
2. Taavi Tiala (F) 201 31 34 65
3. Valtteri Hotakainen (F) 183 39 54 93
4. Mikko Virtanen (F) 181 23 62 85
5. Jaakko Jokinen (D) 173 13 32 45
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Kristian Näkyvä (D) 2 2 3 1.500
2. Tuomas Pihlman (F) 3 2 4 1.333
3. Matias Myttynen (F) 15 2 15 1.000
4. Mikko Kuukka (D) 2 1 2 1.000
5. Antti Jaatinen (F) 19 8 16 0.842
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Samu Markkula (F) 2014-2015 Mestis 53 14 37 51 0.96 18
2. Topi Nättinen (F) 2014-2015 Mestis 45 22 25 47 1.04 30
3. Riku Pitkänen (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 56 11 30 41 0.73 28
4. Riku Pitkänen (F) 2013-2014 Mestis 56 16 23 39 0.70 28
5. Waltteri Lehtonen (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 51 16 22 38 0.75 24
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Topi Nättinen (F) 2014-2015 Mestis 45 22 25 47 1.04 30
2. Valtteri Hotakainen (F) 2013-2014 Mestis 50 17 14 31 0.62 24
3. Riku Pitkänen (F) 2013-2014 Mestis 56 16 23 39 0.70 28
4. Waltteri Lehtonen (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 51 16 22 38 0.75 24
5. Joonas Sammalmaa (F) 2012-2013 Mestis 39 16 8 24 0.62 8
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Samu Markkula (F) 2014-2015 Mestis 53 14 37 51 0.96 18
2. Riku Pitkänen (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 56 11 30 41 0.73 28
3. Sami Niku (D) 2014-2015 Mestis 45 3 27 30 0.67 28
4. Topi Nättinen (F) 2014-2015 Mestis 45 22 25 47 1.04 30
5. Mikko Virtanen (F) 2014-2015 Mestis 57 11 24 35 0.61 36
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ville Virtanen (D) 2014-2015 Mestis 57 1 11 12 0.21 90
2. Samuli Kankaanperä (D) 2011-2012 Mestis 37 1 7 8 0.22 75
3. Aleksi Honka (D) 2015-2016 Mestis 51 4 9 13 0.25 73
4. Joel Sund (F) 2014-2015 Mestis 46 9 7 16 0.35 69
5. Aleksi Salonen (D) 2011-2012 Mestis 44 6 10 16 0.36 69
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2016-2017 6'1" 190 lbs 22.39
2015-2016 6'1" 188 lbs 21.56
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
History:

The team name JYP-Akatemia reflects its affiliation and shared ownership with JYP, with 'Akatemia' indicating that the team is an 'academy' team. In simple terms, the team functions as a developmental affiliate, i.e. a farm team to JYP. Under the same ownership and arrangement the team was previously known as D-Team, the D reflecting its history as Diskos. The team roster tends to be a mix of the best JYP U20 players, overaged U20 players and players who compete for a spot on the JYP Liiga lineup. The team ceased operations after being relegated from Mestis to Suomi-sarja at the conclusion of the 2017-16 season.

Team names:

- Jyväskylän Lohi (1974-90)
- Lohi-Kiekko (1990-93)
- Diskos (1993–04)
- D-Kiekko (2004-08)
- D Team (2008-11)
- JYP-Akatemia (2011-)