Team Facts
Plays in Oberliga Full name Mitteldeutscher Eishockey Club Halle 04 Town Halle, GER Founded 2004

2022-2023 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#30 Sebastian Albrecht (G) 32 1990 Berlin, GER 5'11" 176 L 22/23
#35 Timo Herden (G) 28 1994 Rosenheim, GER 5'9" 163 L 22/23
#29 Justin Köpf (G) 20 2002 Kösching, GER 5'11" 154 L 22/23
DEFENSEMEN
#3 Maurice Becker (D/F) 24 1998 Köln, GER 6'2" 212 L 22/23
#37 Thomas Gauch (D) 24 1998 Mannheim, GER 6'4" 225 L 22/23
#15 Erik Hoffmann (D) 25 1997 Bad Muskau, GER 6'0" 179 L 22/23
#5 Jeroen Plauschin (D) 20 2002 Berlin, GER 6'0" 203 L 22/23
#58 Dennis Schütt (D) 31 1991 Salzgitter, GER 5'10" 179 R 22/23
#51
Vojtech Suchomer (D) 28 1994 München, GER 6'0" 192 L 22/23
#11 Finn Walkowiak (D) 27 1995 Neuss, GER 6'2" 181 L 22/23
FORWARDS
#52 Pavel Avdeyev (F) 20 2003 Nizhny Novgorod, RUS 6'1" 187 L 22/23
#17 Marius Demmler (F) 23 1999 Altenburg, GER 5'11" 165 L 22/23
#10
Denis Gulda (F) 29 1993 Landshut, GER 5'9" 163 L 22/23
#9 Niklas Hildebrand (F) 27 1995 Mannheim, GER 6'2" 187 L 22/23
#19 Jordan Kaplan (RW/C) 25 1997 Bridgewater, NJ, USA 5'10" 170 R 22/23
#77 Thomas Merl (C/W) 31 1992 Bad Tölz, GER 5'11" 183 L 22/23
#23 Roman Pfennings (LW) 29 1993 Grefrath, GER 5'9" 165 R 22/23
#21 Patrick Schmid (LW) 34 1988 Nürnberg, GER 5'11" 194 L 22/23
#72
Sergei Stas (LW) 31 1991 Minsk, BLR 6'1" 201 L 22/23
#7 Mathieu Tousignant (C/LW) 33 1989 St-Étienne-de-Lauzon, QC, CAN 6'0" 187 L 22/23
#74
Lukas Valasek (F) 26 1996 Wolfratshausen, GER 5'8" 150 R 22/23
#71 Matias Varttinen (RW) 27 1995 Eura, FIN 5'7" 157 R 22/23
#24 Tatu Vihavainen (LW) 27 1995 Savonlinna, FIN 6'2" 170 L 22/23
#22 Thore Weyrauch (F) 24 1998 Wismar, GER 6'2" 205 L 22/23
Position: G: 3, D: 7, F: 14 | Av Age: 26.88 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 181 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 16 players
2 players
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Experience Saale Bulls Halle: 1 747 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 52 GP
Liiga: 130 GP
AHL: 327 GP
DEL: 125 GP
Affiliated Team(s) ESV Halle II (Germany5)
ESV Halle III (Germany6)
SG Dresden/Halle U16 (Not Active (Germany))
SG Halle/Crimmitschau/Chemn. U17 (Germany U17 3)
SG Halle/FASS/OSC U17 (Not Active (Germany))
SG OSC/Halle/Blues U15 (Not Active (Germany))
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Sparkassen Eisdom Halle Location Halle (Saale), GER Capacity 2 200 Construction Year 2014
Games
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
01/27/2023
01/27/2023 Confirmed Joining Pavel Avdeyev (F) Joining from EJ Kassel U20
01/27/2023 Confirmed Joining Justin Köpf (G) Joining from Deggendorfer SC
01/23/2023
01/23/2023 Confirmed Joining Jordan Kaplan (F) Joining from Worcester Railers
11/21/2022
11/21/2022 Confirmed Leaving Sören Sturm (D) Leaving for Tölzer Löwen
09/30/2022
09/30/2022 Confirmed Joining Thomas Gauch (D) Joining from Lausitzer Füchse
08/17/2022
08/17/2022 Confirmed Joining Timo Herden (G) Joining from Bayreuth Tigers
08/10/2022
08/10/2022 Extension Niklas Hildebrand (F)
08/04/2022
08/04/2022 Confirmed Leaving Pascal Grosse (D) Leaving for Füchse Duisburg
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
ESC Halle 04
2004-2005 Germany4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
2005-2006 Germany4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
2006-2007 Germany4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
2007-2008 Germany3 52 14 - 29 6 3 167 227 57 1.10 6 Saved in relegation
Saale Bulls
2008-2009 Germany3 54 17 - 30 4 3 180 210 62 1.15 6 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 Germany4 32 26 - 6 - - 190 70 78 2.44 2 -
2010-2011 Germany3 32 30 - 1 1 0 207 62 92 2.88 1 Playoffs Qualifier loss
Saale Bulls Halle
2011-2012 Germany3 32 22 - 4 1 5 144 73 73 2.28 1 -
Germany3 6 3 - 2 1 0 22 14 11 1.83 2 Semifinal loss
2012-2013 Germany3 32 25 - 4 3 0 181 74 81 2.53 1 -
Germany3 6 2 - 3 0 1 19 27 7 1.17 3 -
2013-2014 Germany3 28 17 - 8 2 1 113 88 56 2.00 3 -
2014-2015 Germany3 20 13 - 5 1 1 81 55 42 2.10 2 -
Germany3 14 8 - 5 0 1 45 35 25 1.79 3 -
2015-2016 Germany3 42 26 - 6 6 4 196 87 94 2.24 4 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 Germany3 44 21 - 17 1 5 142 139 69 1.57 7 Eighth Final Loss
2017-2018 Germany3 44 23 - 12 4 5 144 111 82 1.86 2 Eighth Final Loss
2018-2019 Germany3 48 26 - 15 3 4 220 145 88 1.83 4 Quarterfinal loss
2019-2020 Germany3 44 23 - 21 4 3 168 154 68 1.55 7 -
2020-2021 Germany3 42 25 - 9 4 4 181 130 87 2.07 3 -
2021-2022 Germany3 46 36 - 6 2 2 220 115 114 2.48 1 Quarterfinal loss
2022-2023 Germany3 47 32 - 14 0 1 201 118 97 2.06 3 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Joonas Niemelä (F) 2022-2023 Kitzbüheler EC AlpsHL 30 21 25 46 22
2. Robin Slanina (F) 2022-2023 ESC Moskitos Essen Germany3 44 16 26 42 26
3. Mathias Vostarek (F) 2022-2023 Stuttgart Rebels Germany4 16 14 28 42 20
4. Michal Bezouska (F) 2022-2023 Black Dragons Erfurt Germany3 41 14 28 42 37
5. Maximilian Faber (D) 2022-2023 EC Kassel Huskies DEL2 41 6 34 40 14
6. Nick Miglio (F) 2022-2023 Selber Wölfe DEL2 43 17 22 39 50
7. Denis Fominych (F) 2022-2023 Herner EV 2007 Germany3 38 16 22 38 39
8. Jonas Gerstung (D) 2022-2023 Herforder EV Germany3 46 12 26 38 53
9. Dominik Patocka (F) 2022-2023 Herforder EV Germany3 45 15 22 37 49
10. Maximilian Schaludek (F) 2022-2023 Crocodiles Hamburg Germany3 37 19 15 34 14
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexander Zille (F) 423 97 245 342
2. Martin Miklik (F) 205 190 131 321
3. Jedrzej Kasperczyk (F) 207 88 206 294
4. Benjamin Thiede (F) 326 91 137 228
5. Troy Bigam (F) 164 92 121 213
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Martin Miklik (F) 205 190 131 321
2. Alexander Zille (F) 423 97 245 342
3. Troy Bigam (F) 164 92 121 213
4. Benjamin Thiede (F) 326 91 137 228
5. Philipp Gunkel (F) 158 90 95 185
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexander Zille (F) 423 97 245 342
2. Jedrzej Kasperczyk (F) 207 88 206 294
3. Kai Schmitz (D) 402 39 165 204
4. Eric Wunderlich (D) 427 46 152 198
5. Benjamin Thiede (F) 326 91 137 228
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Kai Schmitz (D) 402 39 204 1198
2. Eric Wunderlich (D) 427 46 198 534
3. Benjamin Thiede (F) 326 91 228 369
4. Alexander Zille (F) 423 97 342 323
5. Michal Schön (D) 327 36 146 303
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Eric Wunderlich (D) 427 46 152 198
2. Alexander Zille (F) 423 97 245 342
3. Kai Schmitz (D) 402 39 165 204
4. Michal Schön (D) 327 36 110 146
5. Benjamin Thiede (F) 326 91 137 228
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Laszlo Csata (F) 12 15 30 2.50
2. Ivan Kolozvary (F) 42 38 91 2.17
3. Florian Eichelkraut (F) 55 46 117 2.13
4. Joonas Niemelä (F) 37 35 73 1.97
5. Matt Abercrombie (F) 74 61 141 1.91
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Martin Miklik (F) 2006-2007 Germany4 46 50 39 89 1.93 53
2. Georgij Kimstatsch (F) 2006-2007 Germany4 48 37 45 82 1.71 40
3. Matt Abercrombie (F) 2015-2016 Germany3 41 27 55 82 2.00 43
4. Tyler Mosienko (F) 2018-2019 Germany3 48 24 56 80 1.67 38
5. Robin Slanina (F) 2012-2013 Germany3 32 36 43 79 2.47 10
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Martin Miklik (F) 2006-2007 Germany4 46 50 39 89 1.93 53
2. Martin Miklik (F) 2005-2006 Germany4 28 38 24 62 2.21 14
3. Georgij Kimstatsch (F) 2006-2007 Germany4 48 37 45 82 1.71 40
4. Philipp Gunkel (F) 2015-2016 Germany3 42 37 30 67 1.60 24
5. Robin Slanina (F) 2012-2013 Germany3 32 36 43 79 2.47 10
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Tyler Mosienko (F) 2018-2019 Germany3 48 24 56 80 1.67 38
2. Matt Abercrombie (F) 2015-2016 Germany3 41 27 55 82 2.00 43
3. Nathan Burns (F) 2018-2019 Germany3 40 27 49 76 1.90 58
4. Dennis Schütt (D) 2022-2023 Germany3 39 6 49 55 1.41 14
5. Tatu Vihavainen (F) 2021-2022 Germany3 37 27 48 75 2.03 26
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Milan Kubis (F) 2007-2008 Germany3 44 13 17 30 0.68 248
2. Kai Schmitz (D) 2007-2008 Germany3 42 1 10 11 0.26 146
3. Kai Schmitz (D) 2008-2009 Germany3 38 1 10 11 0.29 145
4. Kai Schmitz (D) 2006-2007 Germany4 38 3 11 14 0.37 140
5. Kai Schmitz (D) 2009-2010 Germany4 27 2 11 13 0.48 138
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'0" 181 lbs 26.88
2021-2022 5'11" 178 lbs 25.92
2020-2021 6'0" 183 lbs 26.78
2019-2020 5'11" 180 lbs 26.79
2018-2019 6'0" 184 lbs 27.21
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