Team Facts

2007-2008 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Joshua Broekman (G) 26 1992 Newcastle, AUS 6'0" 179 L
Matthew Ezzy (G) 35 1984 Lismore, AUS 6'3" 209 L
Matt Vaughan (G) 32 1987 - - L
DEFENSEMEN
Grant Buckley (D) 35 1983 Richmond Hill, ON, CAN 6'2" 201 R
Matthias Kocher (D) 30 1989 Thun, SUI 5'11" 176 R
Mat Lindsay (D) 29 1990 Newcastle, AUS 5'9" 154 R
Casey Minson (D/F) 33 1985 Fremantle, AUS 5'9" 165 R
Sean Oultram (D) 32 1986 Newcastle, AUS 5'10" 185 R
Matthew Price (D) 30 1988 Newcastle, AUS 5'10" 181 R
Robert Starke (D)   “A” 42 1977 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'0" 185 L
FORWARDS
Jeff Byrne (F) 35 1984 - - L
Allen Campbell (F) 32 1986 Newcastle, AUS 6'4" 181 R
Mark Carberry (F) 35 1984 Dartmouth, NS, CAN - - L
Luke Dore (F) 33 1986 Newcastle, AUS 5'9" 161 R
Mickey Gilchrist (F) 34 1984 Ottawa, ON, CAN 5'9" 185 L
Adam Kimbley (F) 30 1988 Wingham, AUS 6'2" 168 L
Pier-Alexandre Martin (F) 33 1986 5'11" 154 L
Mitchell Millington (F) 33 1985 Newcastle, AUS 6'3" 198 R
Ben Morrisson (F) 28 1990 Newcastle, AUS - - -
Matt Murrell (F) 31 1987 5'9" 176 R
Colin Nicholson (C) 36 1983 Dartmouth, NS, CAN 6'1" 187 R
Gicu Oprea (F) 44 1975 Galati, ROM 6'0" 163 L
B.J. Pelkey (F) 36 1983 St. Andrews West, ON, CAN 6'0" 205 R
Ray Sheffield (F)   “C” 48 1970 Collingwood, ON, CAN 6'0" 190 L
Tim Stanger (F) 29 1990 Newcastle, AUS 6'0" 181 R
Position: G:1 D:5 F:12 | Av Age: 23.83 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 183 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Hunter Ice Skating Stadium
  • Location Warners Bay, NSW
  • Capacity 800
  • Construction Year 2000
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
05/03/2019
05/03/2019 Confirmed Joining Connor Schultz (F) Joining from Sydney Sabres
04/26/2019
04/26/2019 Extension Mat Lindsay (D)
04/26/2019 Extension Hamish Powell (F)
04/26/2019 Confirmed Joining Jayden Ryan (F) Joining from Penrith Raptors
04/26/2019 Extension Tim Stanger (F)
04/26/2019 Extension Robert Malloy (D)
04/26/2019 Extension David Ferrari (D)
04/26/2019 Confirmed Joining Liam Manwarring (F) Joining from Tranås AIF J20
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Newcastle North Stars
2001-2002 AIHL 16 6 1 9 - - 56 95 13 4 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 AIHL 6 6 0 0 - - 47 17 12 2 Champion
2003-2004 AIHL 20 15 2 1 2 0 93 50 51 1 Final loss
2004-2005 AIHL 26 14 2 5 1 4 121 80 50 2 Champion
2005-2006 AIHL 28 16 - 11 0 1 138 89 49 4 Champion
2006-2007 AIHL 28 13 - 6 4 5 106 87 52 3 Final loss
2007-2008 AIHL 28 15 - 7 2 4 150 97 53 4 Champion
2008-2009 AIHL 24 17 - 5 2 0 122 85 55 1 Final loss
2009-2010 AIHL 24 14 - 2 7 1 131 74 57 1 Semifinal loss
2010-2011 AIHL 28 18 - 6 1 3 132 106 59 2 Final loss
2011-2012 AIHL 24 16 - 6 2 0 120 78 52 1 Final loss
TTCL 2 2 - 0 0 0 17 6 6 2 -
2012-2013 AIHL 28 17 - 7 3 1 132 75 58 2 Final loss
2013-2014 AIHL 28 11 0 15 0 2 87 106 35 6 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 AIHL 28 19 - 4 1 4 152 83 63 1 Champion
2015-2016 AIHL 28 15 - 7 1 5 105 74 52 3 Champion
Newcastle Northstars
2016-2017 AIHL 28 7 - 15 3 3 97 124 30 7 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 AIHL 28 9 - 11 4 4 106 119 39 5 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 AIHL 2 2 - 0 0 0 10 3 6 3 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Josh Harris (F) 2018-2019 Birmingham Bulls SPHL 55 25 38 63 73
2. Luke Moffatt (F) 2018-2019 Manchester Storm EIHL 57 20 42 62 76
3. Nick Rivait (D) 2018-2019 Liege Bulldogs BeNeLiga 18 12 27 39 8
4. Kale Kerbashian (F) 2018-2019 HK Nitra Slovakia 41 13 21 34 20
5. Félix-Antoine Poulin (D) 2018-2019 Manchester Storm EIHL 48 5 18 23 24
6. Zane Jones (F) 2018-2019 Visby/Roma Division 1 33 11 6 17 83
7. Marcel Kars (F) 2018-2019 Nijmegen Devils BeNeLiga 16 8 6 14 26
8. Jan Safar (D) 2018-2019 Neuilly-sur-Marne France2 26 1 12 13 12
9. Michael Schlamp (D) 2018-2019 Sydney Bears AIHL 6 3 7 10 0
10. Jeremy Boyer (F) 2018-2019 Rosetown Red Wings ACHW 17 3 4 7 4
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Robert Starke (D) 267 58 242 300
2. Brian Bales (F) 100 101 141 242
3. Ray Sheffield (F) 250 66 93 159
4. Peter Cartwright (F) 51 72 81 153
5. Beau Taylor (F) 104 66 71 137
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Brian Bales (F) 100 101 141 242
2. Peter Cartwright (F) 51 72 81 153
3. Ray Sheffield (F) 250 66 93 159
4. Beau Taylor (F) 104 66 71 137
5. Robert Starke (D) 267 58 242 300
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Robert Starke (D) 267 58 242 300
2. Brian Bales (F) 100 101 141 242
3. Ray Sheffield (F) 250 66 93 159
4. Robert Malloy (D) 114 28 86 114
5. Peter Cartwright (F) 51 72 81 153
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. David Ferrari (D) 178 1 22 438
2. Robert Starke (D) 267 58 300 437
3. Sean Oultram (D) 157 7 29 366
4. Matthew Price (D) 101 3 34 303
5. John Kennedy (D) 91 14 67 292
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Robert Starke (D) 267 58 242 300
2. Ray Sheffield (F) 250 66 93 159
3. Matt Wetini (D) 226 26 37 63
4. Mat Lindsay (D) 225 12 68 80
5. Tim Stanger (F) 183 17 12 29
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Mickey Gilchrist (F) 15 30 67 4.467
2. Mark Wires (F) 6 9 21 3.500
3. Colin Nicholson (F) 14 17 47 3.357
4. Marcel Kars (F) 20 29 66 3.300
5. Geordie Wudrick (F) 28 44 91 3.250
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Geordie Wudrick (F) 2014-2015 AIHL 28 44 47 91 3.25 40
2. Brian Bales (F) 2009-2010 AIHL 23 30 51 81 3.52 24
3. Peter Cartwright (F) 2009-2010 AIHL 23 36 42 78 3.39 22
4. Peter Cartwright (F) 2010-2011 AIHL 28 36 39 75 2.68 24
5. Brad Wanchulak (F) 2006-2007 AIHL 23 31 38 69 3.00 26
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Geordie Wudrick (F) 2014-2015 AIHL 28 44 47 91 3.25 40
2. Peter Cartwright (F) 2009-2010 AIHL 23 36 42 78 3.39 22
3. Peter Cartwright (F) 2010-2011 AIHL 28 36 39 75 2.68 24
4. B.J. Pelkey (F) 2007-2008 AIHL 21 35 30 65 3.10 12
5. Connor McLaughlin (F) 2015-2016 AIHL 28 35 26 61 2.18 34
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brian Bales (F) 2009-2010 AIHL 23 30 51 81 3.52 24
2. Geordie Wudrick (F) 2014-2015 AIHL 28 44 47 91 3.25 40
3. Jan Safar (D) 2014-2015 AIHL 28 11 45 56 2.00 44
4. Peter Cartwright (F) 2009-2010 AIHL 23 36 42 78 3.39 22
5. Peter Cartwright (F) 2010-2011 AIHL 28 36 39 75 2.68 24
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jordan Landry (F) 2004-2005 AIHL 24 22 21 43 1.79 172
2. Ben Morrisson (F) 2008-2009 AIHL 15 1 3 4 0.27 134
3. David Ferrari (D) 2010-2011 AIHL 27 0 1 1 0.04 109
4. John Halverson (D) 2008-2009 AIHL 23 31 17 48 2.09 104
5. Brandon Greenside (D) 2015-2016 AIHL 20 7 21 28 1.40 98
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 184 lbs 28.32
2017-2018 6'0" 189 lbs 26.57
2016-2017 6'0" 184 lbs 25.14
2015-2016 6'0" 186 lbs 26.24
2014-2015 6'0" 190 lbs 25.48
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
- Originally named Newcastle Red Wings from 1977 to 1981.
- Current franchise was founded in 1981.
- North Stars joined the Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL) as an expansion team in 2002.
- Re-named from Newcastle North Stars to Newcastle Northstars.