Team Facts
Plays in USports Full name University of Alberta Golden Bears Town Edmonton, AB

2022-2023 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
Jacob Bennett (G) 23 2000 Fort Saskatchewan, AB, CAN 6'0" 165 -
#35 Matt Berlin (G) 25 1998 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'3" 205 L
#30 Ethan Kruger (G) 21 2001 Sherwood Park, AB, CAN 6'2" 185 L
#31 Nick Schneider (G) 25 1997 Leduc, AB, CAN 6'2" 170 R
DEFENSEMEN
#5 Dawson Davidson (D) 24 1998 Moosomin, SK, CAN 5'11" 185 L 22/23
#6 Jared Freadrich (D) 24 1998 Camrose, AB, CAN 5'11" 185 R 22/23
#8 Wyatt McLeod (D) 23 2000 Dawson Creek, BC, CAN 6'3" 203 L
#40 Jayden Platz (D) 22 2000 St. Albert, AB, CAN 6'4" 220 R
#7 Dylan Plouffe (D) 23 1999 Sherwood Park, AB, CAN 6'0" 201 L
#22 Ethan Sakowich (D) 23 1999 Athabasca, AB, CAN 6'2" 190 L
#27 Dilan Savenkov (D) 21 2001 Tallinn, EST 6'0" 196 R
#3 Joel Sexsmith (D) 20 2002 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'1" 192 L
Carter Wolski (D) 24 1998 Sexsmith, AB, CAN 5'10" 170 R
FORWARDS
#13 Tanner Fincaryk (C) 21 2001 Calahoo, AB, CAN 5'9" 165 R
#14 Eric Florchuk (C/LW) 23 2000 Fort Saskatchewan, AB, CAN 6'2" 194 L
#17 Matt Fonteyne (LW) 25 1997 Wetaskiwin, AB, CAN 5'10" 181 L
#12 Adam Hall (LW/C) 21 2001 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'2" 209 L
#9 Justin Hall (LW/C) 21 2001 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'1" 196 R
#18 Ryan Hughes (C) 23 1999 Edmonton, AB, CAN 5'8" 157 L
#15 Daneel Lategan (F) 24 1998 Cape Town, RSA 6'1" 181 R
#19 Bruce MacGregor (F) 21 2001 Sherwood Park, AB, CAN 6'1" 181 R
#29 Josh Paterson (C) 24 1999 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'2" 203 R 22/23
#11 Tyler Preziuso (RW) 24 1999 Burnaby, BC, CAN 5'11" 190 R
#10 Josh Prokop (RW/C) 23 2000 Edmonton, AB, CAN 5'11" 185 R
#23 Jakin Smallwood (RW) 22 2001 Leduc, AB, CAN 6'1" 181 R
#37 Curtis Trolley (C) 21 2001 Peterborough, ON, CAN 5'11" 172 L
#64 Nolan Volcan (LW) 24 1998 Edmonton, AB, CAN 5'10" 192 L 22/23
#16 Cameron Wiebe (F) 20 2002 Fairview, AB, CAN 5'11" 170 L
Position: G: 4, D: 9, F: 15 | Av Age: 22.68 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 187 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 27 players
1 player
Experience Univ. of Alberta: 877 GP
NHL: 1 GP
AHL: 63 GP
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Clare Drake Arena Location Edmonton, AB Capacity 3 000 Construction Year
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
01/29/2023
01/29/2023 Confirmed Leaving Matt Berlin (G) Leaving for Edmonton Oilers
07/28/2022
07/28/2022 Confirmed Joining Tanner Fincaryk (F) Joining from Lloydminster Bobcats
07/19/2022
07/19/2022 Confirmed Leaving Clayton Kirichenko (D) Leaving for Pioneers Vorarlberg
07/06/2022
07/06/2022 Confirmed Leaving Grayson Pawlenchuk (F) Leaving for Västerviks IK
06/20/2022
06/20/2022 Confirmed Leaving Gary Haden (F) Leaving for Glasgow Clan
06/14/2022
06/14/2022 Confirmed Leaving Taz Burman (G) Leaving for Guildford Flames
04/06/2022
04/06/2022 Confirmed Leaving Noah Philp (F) Leaving for Edmonton Oilers
09/21/2021
09/21/2021 Confirmed Joining Dilan Savenkov (D) Joining from Shreveport Mudbugs
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1994-1995 CIAU 28 11 5 12 - - 111 118 27 0.96 5 Did not make playoffs
1995-1996 CIAU 28 17 1 10 - - 100 82 35 1.25 2 Division Final loss
1996-1997 CIAU 26 20 1 5 - - 116 74 41 1.58 2 Conference Champion
1997-1998 CIAU 28 19 5 4 - - 131 80 43 1.54 1 Conference Final loss
1998-1999 CIAU 45 29 2 14 - - 217 141 60 1.33 1 Conference Final loss
1999-2000 CIAU 28 20 5 3 - - 235 119 45 1.61 1 Conference Final loss
2000-2001 CIAU 28 25 2 1 - - 146 57 82 2.93 1 Conference Champion
2001-2002 CIS 28 21 4 3 - - 134 58 46 1.64 1 Conference Champion
2002-2003 CIS 28 24 2 2 - - 129 54 50 1.79 1 Conference Champion
2003-2004 CIS 28 26 2 0 - - 148 48 54 1.93 1 Conference Champion
2004-2005 CIS 28 24 1 3 - - 146 59 49 1.75 1 Conference Champion
2005-2006 CIS 28 21 2 5 - - 120 67 44 1.57 1 Conference Champion
2006-2007 CIS 28 20 - 4 - 4 148 98 44 1.57 1 Conference Final loss
2007-2008 CIS 28 21 - 4 - 3 126 77 44 1.57 1 Conference Champion
2008-2009 CIS 28 22 - 4 - 2 120 63 46 1.64 1 Conference Champion
2009-2010 CIS 28 23 - 4 - 1 145 84 47 1.68 1 Conference Champion
2010-2011 CIS 26 18 - 5 - 3 106 71 39 1.50 1 Conference Champion
2011-2012 CIS 28 20 - 6 - 2 102 62 42 1.50 2 Conference SF loss
2012-2013 CIS 28 23 - 4 - 1 117 46 47 1.68 1 Conference Champion
2013-2014 CIS 28 25 - 2 - 1 146 54 51 1.82 1 Conference Champion
2014-2015 CIS 28 24 - 3 - 1 125 56 49 1.75 1 Conference Champion
2015-2016 CIS 28 19 - 7 - 2 116 66 40 1.43 1 Conference Final loss
2016-2017 USports 28 18 - 8 - 2 97 72 38 1.36 2 Conference Champion
2017-2018 USports 28 23 - 4 - 1 124 53 47 1.68 1 Conference Champion
2018-2019 USports 28 24 - 3 6 1 134 55 49 1.75 2 Conference Final loss
University Cup 3 2 - 1 - 0 12 5 0 0.00 2 Final loss
2019-2020 USports 28 23 - 5 2 0 132 57 46 1.64 1 Conference SF loss
2020-2021 USports 0 0 - 0 - - 0 0 0 - - Season Cancelled
2021-2022 USports 20 16 - 3 - 1 93 43 33 1.65 1 Conference Champion
2022-2023 USports 26 18 - 5 - 3 131 67 39 1.50 2 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1987-1988 Viking Cup - - - - - - - - - - -
2012-2013 Univ. Cup 2 1 - 1 - - 5 5 2 1.00 2 Did not make playoffs
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Cole Sanford (F) 2022-2023 Cardiff Devils EIHL 34 30 16 46 10
2. Trevor Cox (F) 2022-2023 Cardiff Devils EIHL 35 9 37 46 6
3. Brett Ferguson (F) 2022-2023 Guildford Flames EIHL 36 13 31 44 29
4. Brandon Magee (F) 2022-2023 GKS Katowice Poland 36 19 19 38 14
5. Jordan Hickmott (F) 2022-2023 EC Bad Nauheim DEL2 42 19 18 37 14
6. Gary Haden (F) 2022-2023 Glasgow Clan EIHL 41 18 14 32 20
7. Luke Philp (F) 2022-2023 Rockford IceHogs AHL 32 14 16 30 21
8. Steven Owre (F) 2022-2023 Belfast Giants EIHL 36 14 15 29 10
9. Torrie Dyck (F) 2022-2023 Wadena Wildcats LLHL 6 7 10 17 4
10. Joel Östman (D) 2022-2023 Viggbyholms IK Division 2 19 3 14 17 43
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Russell Hewson (F) 222 148 194 342
2. Adam Morrison (F) 181 132 182 314
3. Stacey Wakabayashi (F) 149 131 167 298
4. Doug McCarthy (F) 143 97 154 251
5. Ryan Wade (F) 187 118 126 244
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Russell Hewson (F) 222 148 194 342
2. Adam Morrison (F) 181 132 182 314
3. Stacey Wakabayashi (F) 149 131 167 298
4. Ryan Wade (F) 187 118 126 244
5. Todd Goodwin (F) 211 106 120 226
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Russell Hewson (F) 222 148 194 342
2. Adam Morrison (F) 181 132 182 314
3. Stacey Wakabayashi (F) 149 131 167 298
4. Mike Jickling (F) 178 68 157 225
5. Paul Strand (F) 192 86 155 241
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Steve Young (F) 151 25 71 486
2. Perry Zaparniuk (F) 158 44 131 469
3. Troy Hjertaas (D) 153 17 80 463
4. Rick Carriere (D) 116 5 34 460
5. Ian Herbers (D) 180 29 140 393
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Russell Hewson (F) 222 148 194 342
2. Todd Goodwin (F) 211 106 120 226
3. Mike Thompson (F) 210 89 147 236
4. Glen Pullishy (D) 201 19 65 84
5. Serge Lajoie (D) 198 36 105 141
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Syd Cranston (F) 113 100 231 2.04
2. Stacey Wakabayashi (F) 149 131 298 2.00
3. Cy Thomas (F) 8 8 16 2.00
4. Kevin Weremy (F) 1 1 2 2.00
5. Jim Ofrim (F) 24 12 42 1.75
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Stacey Wakabayashi (F) 1988-1989 CIAU 44 49 62 111 2.52 12
2. Doug McCarthy (F) 1988-1989 CIAU 47 35 70 105 2.23 24
3. Syd Cranston (F) 1988-1989 CIAU 42 38 56 94 2.24 74
4. Adam Morrison (F) 1991-1992 CIAU 45 44 47 91 2.02 40
5. Adam Morrison (F) 1989-1990 CIAU 45 35 51 86 1.91 68
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Stacey Wakabayashi (F) 1988-1989 CIAU 44 49 62 111 2.52 12
2. Adam Morrison (F) 1991-1992 CIAU 45 44 47 91 2.02 40
3. Wes Craig (F) 1988-1989 CIAU 46 39 44 83 1.80 67
4. Syd Cranston (F) 1988-1989 CIAU 42 38 56 94 2.24 74
5. Doug McCarthy (F) 1990-1991 CIAU 48 38 36 74 1.54 78
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Doug McCarthy (F) 1988-1989 CIAU 47 35 70 105 2.23 24
2. Stacey Wakabayashi (F) 1988-1989 CIAU 44 49 62 111 2.52 12
3. Syd Cranston (F) 1988-1989 CIAU 42 38 56 94 2.24 74
4. Mike Jickling (F) 1997-1998 CIAU 45 17 55 72 1.60 24
5. Mike Thompson (F) 1998-1999 CIAU 43 15 55 70 1.63 60
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Cam Danyluk (F) 1998-1999 CIAU 39 22 28 50 1.28 174
2. Brent Severyn (D) 1986-1987 CIAU 43 7 19 26 0.60 171
3. Steve Young (F) 1993-1994 CIAU 39 4 12 16 0.41 168
4. Troy Hjertaas (D) 1997-1998 CIAU 39 7 16 23 0.59 160
5. Rick Carriere (D) 1982-1983 CIAU 39 1 10 11 0.28 154
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'0" 187 lbs 22.68
2021-2022 6'0" 187 lbs 22.96
2020-2021 6'1" 190 lbs 22.30
2019-2020 6'0" 188 lbs 22.68
2018-2019 6'0" 188 lbs 23.19
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