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Plays in Planet Ice National Ice Hockey League Full name Bespoke Guardians Swindon Wildcats Team colours Red + White Town Swindon, GBR Founded 1986

2022-2023 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#30 Renny Marr (G) 25 1997 Lochgelly, GBR 6'2" 174 L 22/23
#45 Dean Skinns (G) 38 1984 Basingstoke, GBR 5'6" 123 L 22/23
DEFENSEMEN
#71 Edgars Bebris (F/D) 31 1991 Aizkraukle, LAT 6'4" 198 L 22/23
#61 Samuel Godfrey (D) 28 1994 Swindon, GBR 6'0" 187 R 22/23
#77 Ben Nethersell (D) 24 1998 Worthing, GBR 6'0" 181 R 22/23
#24 Tyler Plews (D)   “A” 25 1997 Kirkcaldy, GBR 6'1" 209 R 23/24
#4 Oliver Stone (D) 24 1998 Swindon, GBR 5'10" 159 L 22/23
#28 Stephen Whitfield (D) 32 1990 Swindon, GBR 5'9" 187 R 22/23
FORWARDS
#13 Sam Bullas (F)   “C” 32 1990 Nottingham, GBR 6'2" 194 R 22/23
#27 Russell Cowley (C/D) 39 1983 Edmonton, AB, CAN 5'11" 172 L 22/23
#37 Jack Goodchild (RW/LW) 20 2002 Winchester, GBR 5'10" 194 R 22/23
#11 Chris Jones (C)   “A” 31 1991 Cardiff, GBR 5'11" 172 R 22/23
#89 Tomasz Malasinski (LW) 36 1986 Nowy Targ, POL 6'0" 192 L 23/24
#19 Aaron Nell (F) 33 1989 Swindon, GBR 6'3" 209 L 21/22
#3
Bálint Pákozdi‎ (F) 23 1999 Budapest, HUN 6'0" 196 L 22/23
#16 Reed Sayers (RW/LW) 21 2001 Swindon, GBR 5'11" 165 R 22/23
#12 Floyd Taylor (C) 27 1995 Swindon, GBR 5'8" 187 L 22/23
#18 Loris Taylor (F) 29 1993 Swindon, GBR 5'9" 172 L 22/23
#91 Colby Tower (C/RW) 25 1997 Troy, NS, CAN 5'9" 181 R 22/23
Position: G: 2, D: 6, F: 11 | Av Age: 28.58 years | Av Ht: 5'11" | Av Wt: 182 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
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Nationality
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Experience Swindon Wildcats: 4 685 GP Affiliated Team(s) Swindon Cougars U18 (England U18)
Swindon Leopards U16 (England U16)
Swindon Tigers U18 (England U18 2)
Swindon Top Kittens U16 (WNIHL U16 (W))
Swindon TopCats (WNIHL 1 (W))
Swindon Wildcats 2 (NIHL 2)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Link Centre Location Swindon Capacity 2 800 Construction Year 1984
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
09/22/2022
09/22/2022 Confirmed Joining Russell Cowley (F) Joining from Milton Keynes Lightning
08/26/2022
08/26/2022 Confirmed Leaving Neil Liddiard (D) Leaving for Chelmsford Chieftains
08/05/2022
08/05/2022 Confirmed Joining Colby Tower (F) Joining from Nipissing Univ.
07/13/2022
07/13/2022 Confirmed Joining Loris Taylor (F) Joining from Bristol Pitbulls
07/07/2022
07/07/2022 Extension Ben Nethersell (D)
06/29/2022
06/29/2022 Confirmed Joining Oliver Stone (D) Joining from Basingstoke Bison
06/24/2022
06/24/2022 Confirmed Leaving Oliver Endicott (F) Leaving for IPK U20
06/22/2022
06/22/2022 Extension Jack Goodchild (F)
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
Swindon Wildcats
1994-1995 BD1 44 29 0 15 - - 431 271 58 1.32 4 Qualification
1995-1996 BD1 52 35 2 15 - - 472 280 72 1.38 4 Championship Round
Swindon Ice Lords
1996-1997 EPIHL 56 47 0 9 - - 436 169 94 1.68 Champion
Swindon Chill
1997-1998 ED1 20 15 0 5 - - 145 81 30 1.50 4 Championship Round
ED1 14 3 3 8 - - 82 85 9 0.64 6 -
1998-1999 EPIHL 32 14 1 17 - - 162 170 29 0.91 6 Qualification
1999-2000 EPIHL 24 10 1 13 - - 90 111 21 0.88 3 Final loss
Swindon Phoenix
2000-2001 EPIHL 32 24 3 5 - - 151 76 51 1.59 Semifinal loss
Swindon Lynx
2001-2002 EPIHL 28 18 1 9 - - 153 98 37 1.32 5 Qualification
2002-2003 EPIHL 42 24 6 12 - - 234 162 54 1.29 4 Qualification
2003-2004 EPIHL 32 14 2 16 - - 144 137 30 0.94 6 Qualification
Swindon Wildcats
2004-2005 EPIHL 32 15 3 14 - - 106 102 33 1.03 5 Quarterfinal loss
2005-2006 EPIHL 48 23 11 14 - - 205 162 57 1.19 4 Quarterfinal loss
2006-2007 EPIHL 44 22 0 22 - 0 192 178 44 1.00 7 Quarterfinal loss
2007-2008 EPIHL 40 16 - 20 1 3 133 161 37 0.93 7 Quarterfinal loss
2008-2009 EPIHL 54 21 - 29 2 2 157 194 48 0.89 8 Quarterfinal loss
2009-2010 EPIHL 54 12 - 31 4 7 163 240 39 0.72 8 Semifinal loss
2010-2011 EPIHL 54 16 - 31 3 4 189 242 42 0.78 7 Quarterfinal loss
2011-2012 EPIHL 54 25 - 23 0 6 201 193 56 1.04 7 Quarterfinal loss
2012-2013 EPIHL 54 20 - 22 1 11 201 214 53 0.98 7 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 EPIHL 54 23 - 23 6 2 190 172 60 1.11 5 Semifinal loss
2014-2015 EPIHL 48 24 - 20 4 0 172 150 56 1.17 5 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 EPIHL 54 30 - 19 - 5 195 195 65 1.20 6 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 EPIHL 48 22 - 22 - 4 156 170 48 1.00 6 Qualification loss
2017-2018 NIHL 1 32 18 - 6 4 4 150 92 48 1.50 3 Conference QF loss
2018-2019 NIHL 1 42 31 - 7 1 3 184 97 67 1.60 Conference SF loss
2019-2020 NIHL 50 25 - 14 5 6 233 179 66 1.32 2 Postseason Cancelled
2020-2021 NIHL 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - Season Cancelled
2021-2022 NIHL 48 23 - 15 4 6 179 170 60 1.25 2 Quarterfinal loss
2022-2023 NIHL 18 9 - 8 - 1 75 67 19 1.06 6 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
Swindon Wildcats
1995-1996 Autumn Cup 8 2 0 6 - - 40 73 4 0.50 4 Did not make playoffs
Swindon Ice Lords
1996-1997 Autumn Cup 6 0 1 5 - - 23 35 1 0.17 4 Did not make playoffs
Swindon Chill
1998-1999 English Cup 8 3 0 5 - - 48 50 6 0.75 4 Did not make playoffs
Christmas Cup 10 1 0 8 - 1 22 79 3 0.30 6 Did not make playoffs
1999-2000 Millennium Cup 8 7 0 1 - - 72 25 14 1.75 1 Final loss
Swindon Phoenix
2000-2001 EPIHL Cup 6 4 0 2 - - 26 15 8 1.33 1 Final loss
Swindon Lynx
2001-2002 Findus Cup 6 1 1 4 - - 14 20 3 0.50 4 Did not make playoffs
EPIHL Cup 8 4 1 3 - - 34 27 9 1.13 4 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 EPIHL Cup 10 3 1 6 - - 26 55 7 0.70 4 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 EPIHL Cup 10 3 2 5 - - 37 44 8 0.80 5 Did not make playoffs
Swindon Wildcats
2004-2005 EPIHL Cup 16 13 1 2 - - 89 34 27 1.69 1 Final loss
2005-2006 EPIHL Cup 8 6 1 1 - - 55 18 13 1.63 2 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 EPIHL Cup 4 0 0 4 - - 11 30 0 0.00 3 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 EPIHL Cup 8 5 - 3 0 - 40 20 10 1.25 2 Did not make playoffs
EPIHL Knockout Cup 4 2 - 2 0 - 9 10 4 1.00 7 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 EPIHL Cup 18 9 - 9 - 0 53 54 18 1.00 8 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 EPIHL Cup 18 4 - 12 - 2 49 88 10 0.56 9 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 EPIHL Cup 18 6 - 11 - 1 57 83 13 0.72 7 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 EPIHL Cup 18 7 - 10 - 1 48 56 15 0.83 8 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 EPIHL Cup 18 5 - 7 0 6 53 67 16 0.89 7 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 EPIHL Cup 18 5 - 9 3 1 44 57 17 0.94 6 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 Eng. Chal. Cup 14 9 - 3 2 0 58 29 22 1.57 1 Semifinal loss
2015-2016 EPIHL Cup 18 8 - 8 2 0 69 66 20 1.11 5 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 EPIHL Cup 18 7 - 7 2 2 59 54 20 1.11 6 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 NIHL National Cup 12 8 - 2 2 0 46 35 20 1.67 1 Champion
NIHL Autumn Cup 4 3 - 0 1 0 14 7 8 2.00 1 Champion
2018-2019 NIHL Autumn Cup 6 4 - 2 0 0 27 19 8 1.33 2 Semifinal loss
2019-2020 NIHL Cup 18 11 - 4 1 2 82 53 26 1.44 2 Semifinal loss
2020-2021 NIHL Cup 12 5 - 6 1 0 54 50 12 1.00 3 No playoffs held
2021-2022 NIHL Cup 8 4 - 3 0 1 29 28 9 1.13 4 Champion
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Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Corey McEwen (F) 2022-2023 Peterborough Phantoms NIHL 18 10 21 31 6
2. Glenn Billing (F) 2022-2023 Peterborough Phantoms NIHL 18 9 21 30 6
3. Harry Gulliver (F) 2022-2023 Raiders IHC NIHL 18 6 15 21 4
4. Jonas Höög (F) 2022-2023 Brödernas Hockey Division 3 7 7 9 16 2
5. Adam Finlinson (F) 2022-2023 Whitley Warriors NIHL 1 12 11 4 15 8
6. Oliver Betteridge (F) 2022-2023 Ferencvárosi TC Erste Liga 17 6 9 15 0
7. Michael Power (F) 2022-2023 Raiders IHC NIHL 14 2 13 15 37
8. Ryan Watt (F) 2022-2023 Streatham IHC NIHL 1 4 4 8 12 31
9. Brock Harrison (F) 2022-2023 Wilkie Outlaws SWHL 4 6 5 11 2
10. Rick Plant (F) 2022-2023 Telford Tigers NIHL 21 4 6 10 8
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Daryl Lipsey (F) 253 472 402 874
2. Aaron Nell (F) 510 436 427 863
3. Gary Dickie (F) 168 300 364 664
4. Robin Davison (F) 317 212 375 597
5. Jonas Höög (F) 330 196 392 588
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Daryl Lipsey (F) 253 472 402 874
2. Aaron Nell (F) 510 436 427 863
3. Gary Dickie (F) 168 300 364 664
4. Stephen Nell (F) 265 254 320 574
5. Ian Richards (F) 342 220 192 412
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Aaron Nell (F) 510 436 427 863
2. Daryl Lipsey (F) 253 472 402 874
3. Jonas Höög (F) 330 196 392 588
4. Robin Davison (F) 317 212 375 597
5. Bryan Larkin (D) 317 176 374 550
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Lee Brathwaite (D) 431 36 194 1214
2. Shane Moore (D) 358 8 75 948
3. Sam Bullas (F) 566 105 268 679
4. Bryan Larkin (D) 317 176 550 647
5. Gareth Endicott (F) 474 150 269 635
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Sam Bullas (F) 566 105 163 268
2. Wayne Fiddes (D) 513 40 144 184
3. Aaron Nell (F) 510 436 427 863
4. Stephen Whitfield (D) 504 16 100 116
5. Gareth Endicott (F) 474 150 119 269
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. John Green (F) 1 1 6 6.00
2. Steve Moria (F) 43 87 221 5.14
3. Ken Kipp (F) 52 141 266 5.12
4. Tim Tisdale (F) 12 23 57 4.75
5. Louis Haman (F) 45 69 211 4.69
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brad Rubachuk (F) 1995-1996 BD1 48 124 98 222 4.63 323
2. Steve Moria (F) 1994-1995 BD1 43 87 134 221 5.14 41
3. Gary Dickie (F) 1995-1996 BD1 52 90 129 219 4.21 127
4. Gary Dickie (F) 1993-1994 BD1 44 97 103 200 4.55 68
5. Gary Dickie (F) 1994-1995 BD1 42 86 93 179 4.26 83
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brad Rubachuk (F) 1995-1996 BD1 48 124 98 222 4.63 323
2. Gary Dickie (F) 1993-1994 BD1 44 97 103 200 4.55 68
3. Gary Dickie (F) 1995-1996 BD1 52 90 129 219 4.21 127
4. Steve Moria (F) 1994-1995 BD1 43 87 134 221 5.14 41
5. Luc Beausoleil (F) 1990-1991 BD1 35 87 67 154 4.40 40
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Steve Moria (F) 1994-1995 BD1 43 87 134 221 5.14 41
2. Gary Dickie (F) 1995-1996 BD1 52 90 129 219 4.21 127
3. Gary Dickie (F) 1993-1994 BD1 44 97 103 200 4.55 68
4. Brad Rubachuk (F) 1995-1996 BD1 48 124 98 222 4.63 323
5. Louis Haman (F) 1990-1991 BD1 31 46 97 143 4.61 46
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brad Rubachuk (F) 1995-1996 BD1 48 124 98 222 4.63 323
2. Ryan Mair (F) 1999-2000 EPIHL 17 8 13 21 1.24 209
3. Wayne Crawford (F) 1995-1996 BD1 50 33 82 115 2.30 198
4. Nicky Watt (F) 2008-2009 EPIHL 47 10 20 30 0.64 195
5. Lee Brathwaite (D) 1996-1997 EPIHL 49 1 9 10 0.20 191
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 5'11" 182 lbs 28.58
2021-2022 6'0" 184 lbs 27.54
2020-2021 6'0" 188 lbs 27.60
2019-2020 6'0" 190 lbs 28.14
2018-2019 6'0" 188 lbs 27.33
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