2018-2019 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#35 Cam Bernard (G) 18 2000 Bedford, NH, USA 6'2" 176 -
#30 Daniil Burmatov (G) 16 2002 6'5" 179 L
#31 Rémy Champoux (G) 18 2001 Saint-Zénon, QC, CAN 5'11" 146 L
#32 Trey Dill (G) 19 1999 Nashville, TN, USA 6'3" 220 -
DEFENSEMEN
#18 C.J. Barton (D) 18 2000 Watertown, SD, USA 6'0" 165 -
#4 Anthony Beltrame (D) 20 1998 Melrose Park, IL, USA 5'10" 154 L
#34 Logan Drolet (C/D) 19 2000 O'Fallon, MO, USA 5'9" 150 -
#24 Ty Gartzke (D) 19 2000 Las Vegas, NV, USA 5'11" 201 -
#2 Jacob Gerber (D) 18 2001 Watertown, SD, USA 6'1" 159 L
#34 John Goodson (D) 17 2001 Nashville, TN, USA 6'2" 183 R
#15 Mikael Khachatryan (D) 18 2000 Monument, CO, USA 6'3" 165 R
#11 Mavrick Melançon (D) 18 2000 St-Jacques, QC, CAN 5'11" 229 L
#4 Liam Morgan (D) 17 2002 Williamsburg, VA, USA 5'11" 159 R
#44 Jake Pitcher (D) 18 2001 Farmingdale, NY, USA 6'0" 157 R
FORWARDS
#15 Nareg Balian (F) 17 2002 Tustin, CA, USA - - -
#5 Sean Catrine (F) 18 2001 - - -
#64 T.J. Dougan (F) 20 1999 South Elgin, IL, USA 5'8" 146 -
#22 Brock Gerhardt (F) 19 2000 MO, USA 6'4" 249 -
#41 Blake Hackbarth (F) 20 1998 Greenville, WI, USA 5'11" 181 R
#33 Alec Kowalczyk (F) 20 1998 Tinley Park, IL, USA 5'10" 280 R
#89 Antonio Lioce (F) 17 2001 Chicago, IL, USA 5'7" 150 R
#23 Matvei Lobzin (F) 20 1999 6'0" 161 L
#26 Alek Lorsung (RW) 17 2002 Coralville, IA, USA 6'0" 132 -
#13 Mario LoRusso (F) 19 1999 Bartlett, IL, USA 5'8" 161 R
#43 Jonah Manning (F) 20 1998 Parker, CO, USA - - -
#8 Liam Miles (F) 19 2000 Nashville, TN, USA - - -
#18 Terrance Puribhat (C) 19 2000 Rapid City, SD, USA 6'0" 148 -
#14 Richard Roszak (F) 20 1999 Mokena, IL, USA 6'1" 176 -
#62 Cade Saeugling (F) 20 1998 Independence, IA, USA 5'7" 150 R
#92 Carter Smith (F) 19 2000 Castle Pines, CO, USA 6'3" 223 -
#37 Scott Wargin (F) 20 1998 Worth, IL, USA 6'1" 154 -
Position: G:4 D:10 F:17 | Av Age: 18.61 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 176 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Facts
  • Nationalities 27 players
    2 players
    2 players
  • Experience Decatur Blaze: 1 050 GP
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
  • Arena Name Civic Center
  • Location Decatur, IL
  • Capacity
  • Construction Year
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
09/04/2018
09/04/2018 Confirmed Leaving Zak Johnson (F) Leaving for Soo Eagles
09/13/2017
09/13/2017 Confirmed Joining Matvei Lobzin (F) Joining from Vympel Mezhdurechensk U18
06/11/2017
06/11/2017 Confirmed Leaving Luka Znidarsic (F) Leaving for Trine Univ.
06/02/2017
06/02/2017 Confirmed Leaving Samuel Weidenbaum (F) Leaving for Univ. of Arkansas
08/23/2016
08/23/2016 Confirmed Leaving Jake Cunningham (F) Leaving for Southern IL U-Edwardsville
08/28/2015
08/28/2015 Confirmed Leaving Paul Stomper (G) Leaving for Missouri State Univ.
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2014-2015 MidWJHL 46 29 - 14 - 3 149 136 61 3 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 USPHL Midwest 47 13 - 34 - 0 145 236 26 8 -
2016-2017 USP3HL 44 26 - 11 - 7 205 161 59 2 Semifinal loss
2017-2018 USPHL Premier 44 13 - 29 - 2 114 176 28 5 First round loss
2018-2019 USPHL Premier 44 17 - 26 - 1 153 167 35 4 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Justin Davis (D) 2018-2019 Ontario Avalanche WSHL 51 6 31 37 14
2. Alec Hernandez (F) 2018-2019 Meaford Knights GMHL 41 5 19 24 50
3. Luka Znidarsic (F) 2018-2019 Williston State College ACHA II 30 8 13 21 33
4. Lake Powell (D) 2018-2019 Kasson Vipers USPHL Premier 33 5 10 15 106
5. Travis McConnell (D) 2018-2019 Meaford Knights GMHL 38 4 7 11 50
6. John Urmetz (D) 2018-2019 Cleveland State Univ. ACHA III 15 1 10 11 42
7. Micah Young (F) 2018-2019 Illinois State Univ. ACHA 30 6 3 9 4
8. Zak Johnson (F) 2018-2019 Stratford Warriors GOJHL 19 3 6 9 0
9. Cody Wilson (D) 2018-2019 East Coast Spartans 18U Midget 44 3 3 6 40
10. Conor Mulcahy (F) 2018-2019 Southern IL U-Edwardsville ACHA II 26 2 4 6 68
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Luka Znidarsic (F) 118 92 78 170
2. T.J. Dougan (F) 86 57 66 123
3. Micah Young (F) 86 41 59 100
4. Scott Wargin (F) 108 41 56 97
5. Joey Starcevich (F) 38 33 60 93
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Luka Znidarsic (F) 118 92 78 170
2. T.J. Dougan (F) 86 57 66 123
3. Micah Young (F) 86 41 59 100
4. Scott Wargin (F) 108 41 56 97
5. Patrick Kelly (F) 135 36 46 82
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Luka Znidarsic (F) 118 92 78 170
2. T.J. Dougan (F) 86 57 66 123
3. Joey Starcevich (F) 38 33 60 93
4. Micah Young (F) 86 41 59 100
5. Scott Wargin (F) 108 41 56 97
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Ithaca Jones (D) 83 2 27 325
2. Brandon Adler (F) 55 14 40 287
3. Blake Schoemperlen (D) 59 2 9 204
4. Justus Kree (F) 75 18 42 197
5. Jon Urvater (F) 104 24 60 180
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Patrick Kelly (F) 135 36 46 82
2. Luka Znidarsic (F) 118 92 78 170
3. Scott Wargin (F) 108 41 56 97
4. Jon Urvater (F) 104 24 36 60
5. T.J. Dougan (F) 86 57 66 123
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Joey Starcevich (F) 38 33 93 2.447
2. Luka Znidarsic (F) 118 92 170 1.441
3. T.J. Dougan (F) 86 57 123 1.430
4. Samuel Weidenbaum (F) 7 5 9 1.286
5. Dylan Farmer (F) 30 12 35 1.167
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Joey Starcevich (F) 2016-2017 USP3HL 38 33 60 93 2.45 59
2. Luka Znidarsic (F) 2016-2017 USP3HL 41 44 37 81 1.98 16
3. T.J. Dougan (F) 2018-2019 USPHL Premier 44 33 34 67 1.52 28
4. T.J. Dougan (F) 2016-2017 USP3HL 42 24 32 56 1.33 33
5. Micah Young (F) 2014-2015 MidWJHL 39 23 33 56 1.44 34
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Luka Znidarsic (F) 2016-2017 USP3HL 41 44 37 81 1.98 16
2. Joey Starcevich (F) 2016-2017 USP3HL 38 33 60 93 2.45 59
3. T.J. Dougan (F) 2018-2019 USPHL Premier 44 33 34 67 1.52 28
4. T.J. Dougan (F) 2016-2017 USP3HL 42 24 32 56 1.33 33
5. Luka Znidarsic (F) 2014-2015 MidWJHL 36 24 27 51 1.42 4
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Joey Starcevich (F) 2016-2017 USP3HL 38 33 60 93 2.45 59
2. Luka Znidarsic (F) 2016-2017 USP3HL 41 44 37 81 1.98 16
3. Scott Wargin (F) 2018-2019 USPHL Premier 34 21 35 56 1.65 18
4. T.J. Dougan (F) 2018-2019 USPHL Premier 44 33 34 67 1.52 28
5. Micah Young (F) 2014-2015 MidWJHL 39 23 33 56 1.44 34
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ithaca Jones (D) 2017-2018 USPHL Premier 42 2 11 13 0.31 234
2. Brandon Adler (F) 2014-2015 MidWJHL 32 11 21 32 1.00 182
3. Anthony Vechionne (D) 2016-2017 USP3HL 36 2 19 21 0.58 158
4. Justus Kree (F) 2015-2016 USPHL Midwest 45 14 20 34 0.76 128
5. Ryan Redpath (F) 2015-2016 USPHL Midwest 27 8 15 23 0.85 115
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 176 lbs 18.61
2017-2018 5'11" 184 lbs 19.00
2016-2017 6'0" 180 lbs 18.88
2015-2016 6'0" 181 lbs 19.39
2014-2015 6'0" 178 lbs 19.52
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