Team Facts

2019-2020 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#41 Martijn Oosterwijk (G) 29 1990 Groningen, NED 6'4" 205 L 19/20
#21 Jorrit Vos (G) 22 1997 Heerenveen, NED 6'5" 187 L
DEFENSEMEN
#6 Jeremy ten Brink (D) 18 2001 Heerenveen, NED - - -
#14 Frits Doop (D) 16 2003 Grouw, NED - - -
#52 Mark Hoekstra (D) 25 1994 6'0" 181 R
#24 Trevor Hunt (D/F)   “C” 33 1986 Maple Ridge, BC, CAN 5'11" 185 L 19/20
#3
Pippo Limnell Finocchiaro (D) 32 1987 Catania, ITA 5'11" 176 R 19/20
#47 Niek van der Meulen (D) 22 1997 Groningen, NED 5'9" 176 L 19/20
#97 Marc Nijland (D/F) 22 1997 5'8" 137 L
#76 Viktor Nordemann (D) 20 1999 Amsterdam, NED 6'5" 172 L
#18 Kenny Welles (D) 24 1995 Oudeschoot, NED 6'0" 159 L
#70 Wesley Zoutman (D) 18 2001 Groningen, NED - - -
FORWARDS
#11 Aldo van Aalderen (F) 28 1991 Joure, NED - - -
#22 Adam Bezak (RW) 30 1989 Bratislava, SVK 5'10" 190 L
#28 Lars den Edel (F) 23 1996 Leeuwarden, NED 6'1" 190 R
#10 Brent Janssen (F) 32 1987 Heerenveen, NED 5'9" 154 R
#37 Juha Kiilholma (C/LW) 37 1982 Pori, FIN 6'0" 192 L 19/20
#9 Pim van der Meulen (F) 17 2002 Groningen, NED - - -
#7 Jasper Nordemann (F) 23 1996 Amsterdam, NED 6'4" 181 R
#61 Trevor Petersen (LW/C) 25 1994 Markham, ON, CAN 5'11" 194 L 19/20
#92 Dennis Sikma (F) 20 1999 Heerenveen, NED 5'11" 163 L
#96 Jord Smit (RW) 23 1996 Grouw, NED 5'11" 161 R
#16 Ronald Wurm (RW) 32 1987 Den Haag, NED 5'10" 183 R
Position: G:2 D:10 F:11 | Av Age: 24.89 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 178 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Thialf
  • Location Heerenveen
  • Capacity 3 500
  • Construction Year 1968
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
10/16/2019
10/16/2019 Confirmed Joining Juha Kiilholma (F) Joining from Unia Oswiecim
10/16/2019 Confirmed Joining Martijn Oosterwijk (G) Joining from Visby/Roma
07/04/2019
07/04/2019 Confirmed Joining Niek van der Meulen (D) Joining from EC Nordhorn
04/26/2019
04/26/2019 Confirmed Joining Trevor Petersen (F) Joining from Brest
08/22/2018
08/22/2018 Confirmed Joining Todd Ratchford (D) Joining from Univ. of Windsor
07/04/2017
07/04/2017 Extension Adam Bezak (F)
07/04/2017 Extension Sjoerd Idzenga (G)
07/04/2017 Extension Tony Demelinne (F)
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
BP Flyers Heerenveen
1987-1988 Netherlands 38 23 5 10 0 0 198 116 57 2 Final loss
BP Oilers Heerenveen
1988-1989 Netherlands 66 40 5 21 0 0 395 236 89 3 Quarterfinal loss
1989-1990 Netherlands 20 0 0 20 0 0 56 148 2 6 Did not make playoffs
Forbo Flyers Heerenveen
1991-1992 Netherlands 34 8 4 22 0 0 168 240 20 5 Did not make playoffs
Pelgrim Flyers Heerenveen
1994-1995 Netherlands 24 2 2 20 0 0 70 159 6 6 Did not make playoffs
1995-1996 Netherlands 30 14 3 13 0 0 110 113 31 3 Semifinal loss
1996-1997 Netherlands 28 23 0 5 0 0 158 56 46 1 Semifinal loss
Heerenveen Flyers
1997-1998 Netherlands 36 25 2 8 0 0 272 92 52 3 Semifinal loss
Pelgrim Flyers Heerenveen
1998-1999 Netherlands 30 12 0 15 1 2 112 113 40 4 Semifinal loss
Heerenveen Flyers
1999-2000 Netherlands 30 18 0 7 2 3 122 87 58 3 Semifinal loss
Formido Flyers Heerenveen
2000-2001 Netherlands 30 11 0 15 3 1 97 107 40 4 Semifinal loss
2001-2002 Netherlands 40 14 0 15 5 6 146 152 64 3 Final loss
2002-2003 Netherlands 40 17 0 19 1 3 162 157 61 3 Semifinal loss
2003-2004 Netherlands 34 21 0 9 3 1 233 104 73 2 Semifinal loss
Vadeko Flyers Heerenveen
2004-2005 Netherlands 40 27 0 9 1 3 226 127 86 2 Final loss
2005-2006 Netherlands 40 27 0 7 3 3 194 94 90 2 Final loss
2006-2007 Netherlands 30 12 0 14 3 1 116 117 43 4 Final loss
2007-2008 Netherlands 36 25 0 7 2 2 164 80 81 2 Final loss
Heerenveen Flyers
2008-2009 Netherlands 40 17 0 19 1 3 163 153 56 5 Quarterfinal loss
Hajé Flyers
2009-2010 Netherlands 42 21 0 17 4 3 177 147 68 5 Quarterfinal loss
A6.NL Flyers Heerenveen
2010-2011 Netherlands 40 17 0 17 5 1 148 155 56 3 Quarterfinal loss
Friesland Flyers
2011-2012 Netherlands 38 14 0 22 0 2 151 164 46 6 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 Netherlands 36 21 - 10 2 3 138 97 70 3 Semifinal loss
Heerenveen Flyers
2013-2014 Netherlands 36 23 - 9 3 1 168 81 53 3 Semifinal loss
2014-2015 Netherlands 24 22 - 2 0 0 148 46 44 1 Final loss
2015-2016 BeNeLiga 22 19 - 1 2 0 137 42 59 2 Final loss
2016-2017 BeNeLiga 19 16 - 2 1 0 126 36 50 1 Champion
2017-2018 BeNeLiga 24 18 - 4 1 1 135 57 57 2 Final loss
2018-2019 BeNeLiga 22 16 - 2 3 1 151 51 55 1 Final loss
2019-2020 BeNeLiga 2 2 - 0 0 0 9 2 6 1 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1977-1978 European Cup 6 2 1 3 - - 25 38 - 4 Quarterfinal loss
1978-1979 European Cup 4 2 1 1 - - 39 18 - 9 Eight final loss
1979-1980 European Cup 4 3 0 1 - - 27 22 - 6 Semifinal loss
1980-1981 European Cup 6 3 0 3 - - 34 32 - 8 Semifinal loss
1981-1982 European Cup 4 2 0 2 - - 15 14 - 11 Quarterfinal loss
1982-1983 European Cup 4 2 0 2 - - 25 25 - 6 Semifinal loss
1983-1984 European Cup 4 1 0 3 - - 14 38 - 12 Quarterfinal loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Mitch Bruijsten (F) 2019-2020 Tilburg Trappers Germany3 13 14 8 22 8
2. Jerry Pollastrone (F) 2019-2020 Villacher SV EBEL 12 6 9 15 4
3. Don Nichols (D) 2019-2020 Tilburg Trappers III Netherlands2 4 6 6 12 0
4. Giovanni Vogelaar (D) 2019-2020 EC Bregenzerwald AlpsHL 14 6 6 12 10
5. Tobie Collard (F) 2019-2020 New Hampshire Jr. Monarchs USPHL Premier 15 6 6 12 4
6. Kevin Bruijsten (F) 2019-2020 Tilburg Trappers Germany3 9 5 7 12 2
7. Jari Hiemstra (F) 2019-2020 Heerenveen Flyers II Netherlands2 3 4 2 6 12
8. Calvin Pohlman (F) 2019-2020 Amsterdam Tigers Netherlands2 4 2 4 6 0
9. Joey de Jong (F) 2019-2020 Heerenveen Flyers II Netherlands2 3 3 2 5 2
10. Tony Demelinne (F) 2019-2020 Heerenveen Flyers II Netherlands2 4 1 4 5 6
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Larry van Wieren (F) 355 285 467 752
2. Jan Janssen (F) 427 313 341 654
3. Marco Postma (F) 380 140 367 507
4. Jack de Heer (F) 162 210 250 460
5. Tony Collard (F) 193 237 194 431
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jan Janssen (F) 427 313 341 654
2. Larry van Wieren (F) 355 285 467 752
3. Tony Collard (F) 193 237 194 431
4. Jack de Heer (F) 162 210 250 460
5. Leo Koopmans (F) 186 194 194 388
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Larry van Wieren (F) 355 285 467 752
2. Marco Postma (F) 380 140 367 507
3. Jan Janssen (F) 427 313 341 654
4. Jack de Heer (F) 162 210 250 460
5. Jacco Landman (D) 440 72 222 294
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Jacco Landman (D) 440 72 294 603
2. Erik Landman (F) 360 178 382 567
3. Justin Bekkering (D) 200 21 101 429
4. Marco Postma (F) 380 140 507 428
5. Jamie Visser (F) 225 103 282 404
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jacco Landman (D) 440 72 222 294
2. Jan Janssen (F) 427 313 341 654
3. Hans Kroon (F) 407 104 153 257
4. Marco Postma (F) 380 140 367 507
5. Erik Landman (F) 360 178 204 382
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Paul Jackson (F) 57 76 184 3.228
2. Jack de Heer (F) 162 210 460 2.840
3. Mitch Bruijsten (F) 24 24 62 2.583
4. Jim Bissett (F) 46 40 118 2.565
5. Adam Bezak (F) 67 80 163 2.433
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Paul Jackson (F) 1992-1993 Netherlands 39 59 88 147 3.77 42
2. Jim Bissett (F) 1987-1988 Netherlands 46 40 78 118 2.57 -
3. Jack de Heer (F) 1976-1977 Netherlands 32 48 62 110 3.44 111
4. Dan Bourbonnais (F) 1987-1988 Netherlands 46 46 63 109 2.37 -
5. Tony Collard (F) 1982-1983 Netherlands 43 52 54 106 2.47 58
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Tony Collard (F) 1984-1985 Netherlands 34 62 37 99 2.91 60
2. Paul Jackson (F) 1992-1993 Netherlands 39 59 88 147 3.77 42
3. Tony Collard (F) 1982-1983 Netherlands 43 52 54 106 2.47 58
4. Jack de Heer (F) 1979-1980 Netherlands 31 51 50 101 3.26 72
5. Leo Koopmans (F) 1982-1983 Netherlands 40 50 32 82 2.05 -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Paul Jackson (F) 1992-1993 Netherlands 39 59 88 147 3.77 42
2. Jim Bissett (F) 1987-1988 Netherlands 46 40 78 118 2.57 -
3. Larry van Wieren (F) 1976-1977 Netherlands 37 42 64 106 2.86 59
4. Larry van Wieren (F) 1979-1980 Netherlands 40 32 64 96 2.40 64
5. Dan Bourbonnais (F) 1987-1988 Netherlands 46 46 63 109 2.37 -
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Trevor Hunt (D) 2012-2013 Netherlands 32 9 22 31 0.97 150
2. Brad Englehart (F) 2001-2002 Netherlands 33 23 23 46 1.39 141
3. Matt Korthuis (F) 2005-2006 Netherlands 43 26 25 51 1.19 130
4. Rick Findlay (D) 1999-2000 Netherlands 26 7 12 19 0.73 127
5. Jeff Mercer (F) 2000-2001 Netherlands 18 9 13 22 1.22 126
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'0" 178 lbs 24.89
2018-2019 6'0" 176 lbs 26.63
2017-2018 5'11" 176 lbs 25.15
2016-2017 6'0" 177 lbs 23.71
2015-2016 6'0" 179 lbs 23.50
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