Team Facts
Plays in NCAA Division I Full name Merrimack College Warriors Team colours Blue + Gold Town North Andover, MA

2022-2023 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#30 Steven Bacovsky (G) 21 2001 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'1" 190 L
#29 Zachary Borgiel (G) 22 2000 Fort Gratiot, MI, USA 6'2" 205 L
#1 Hugo Ollas (G) New York Rangers 20 2002 Linköping, SWE 6'8" 238 L
DEFENSEMEN
#27 Adam Arvedson (D) 21 2001 Karlstad, SWE 6'0" 176 L
#3 Zach Bookman (D) 20 2002 Syracuse, NY, USA 5'10" 176 R
#4 Mike Brown (D) 21 2001 Belmont, MA, USA 6'2" 209 L
#20 Stanislav Demin (D) Chicago Blackhawks 22 2000 Santa Clara, CA, USA 6'2" 190 L 22/23
#8 Liam Dennison (D) 23 1999 Manotick, ON, CAN 5'9" 172 L 22/23
#2 Christian Felton (D) 22 2000 Medina, OH, USA 6'1" 185 R
#5 Trevor Griebel (D/F) 21 2001 Tampa, FL, USA 5'10" 165 L
#6 Kevin Sadovski (D) 23 1999 Palm Coast, FL, USA 6'1" 201 R
#26 Ivan Zivlak (D) 20 2002 Gislaved, SWE 6'2" 179 L
FORWARDS
#24 Nikita Borodayenko (F) 20 2002 Dmitrov, RUS 5'11" 187 L
#18 Ben Brar (F) 24 1998 Abbotsford, BC, CAN 6'2" 194 L 22/23
#13 Will Calverley (C) 24 1998 Scarborough, ON, CAN 5'9" 174 L 22/23
#21 Matt Copponi (C) 19 2003 Mansfield, MA, USA 5'11" 174 R
#16 Tristan Crozier (F) 24 1998 North Vancouver, BC, CAN 5'11" 183 R 22/23
#23 Corey Cunningham (F) 21 2001 Prince George, BC, CAN 5'10" 165 L
#15 Hugo Esselin (C) 22 2000 Stockholm, SWE 6'2" 198 R 22/23
#28 Filip Forsmark (LW/RW) 24 1998 Skövde, SWE 5'11" 165 L 22/23
#10 Mark Hillier (F) 20 2002 Labrador City, NL, CAN 6'1" 181 L
#19 Alex Jefferies (LW) New York Islanders 21 2001 Framingham, MA, USA 6'0" 194 R
#25 Filip Karlsson Tägtström (C) 23 1999 Hanviken, SWE 5'9" 165 R
#9 Ryan Leibold (F) 24 1998 Ashburn, VA, USA 5'10" 194 L 22/23
#7 Ottoville Leppänen (F) 24 1998 Espoo, FIN 5'10" 185 L 22/23
#11 Mick Messner (LW) 23 1999 Madison, WI, USA 5'11" 194 L 22/23
#22 Devlin O'Brien (LW) 20 2002 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'11" 185 L
#12 Jordan Seyfert (C) 23 1999 Annville, PA, USA 5'10" 179 R 22/23
#17 Mac Welsher (C) 23 1999 Grosse Pointe Farms, MI, USA 5'8" 183 L 22/23
#14 Tyler Young (RW) 21 2001 Lancaster, MA, USA 6'1" 179 R
Position: G: 3, D: 9, F: 18 | Av Age: 21.87 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 186 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 14 players
8 players
6 players
1 player
1 player
Experience Merrimack College: 969 GP
SHL: 3 GP
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name J. Thom Lawler Arena Location North Andover, MA Capacity 3 000 Construction Year 1972
Games
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/09/2022
11/09/2022 Confirmed Joining J.R. Ashmead (D) Joining from Bonnyville Pontiacs
11/09/2022 Confirmed Joining Christopher Battaini (F) Joining from Selects Academy 18U AAA
10/26/2022
10/26/2022 Confirmed Leaving Jake Durflinger (F) Leaving for Iowa Heartlanders
10/10/2022
10/10/2022 Confirmed Leaving Logan Drevitch (F) Leaving for Savannah Ghost Pirates
09/23/2022
09/23/2022 Confirmed Joining David Sacco (F) Joining from Tri-City Storm
09/08/2022
09/08/2022 Confirmed Joining Cole Cooksey (F) Joining from Markham Royals
08/09/2022
08/09/2022 Confirmed Leaving Ryan Nolan (F) Leaving for Michigan State Univ.
07/13/2022
07/13/2022 Confirmed Joining J.J. Wiebusch (F) Joining from Edgewood High
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1993-1994 NCAA 37 16 2 19 - - 126 152 18 0.49 7 -
1994-1995 NCAA 37 14 5 18 - - 125 137 48 1.30 7 -
1995-1996 NCAA 34 10 5 19 - - 123 130 24 0.71 9 -
1996-1997 NCAA 36 15 2 19 - - 127 146 24 0.67 5 -
1997-1998 NCAA 38 11 1 26 - - 141 185 8 0.21 8 -
1998-1999 NCAA 36 11 1 24 - - 107 136 15 0.42 8 -
1999-2000 NCAA 36 11 6 19 - - 87 115 18 0.50 7 -
2000-2001 NCAA 38 14 4 20 - - 92 121 17 0.45 8 -
2001-2002 NCAA 36 11 2 23 - - 101 133 14 0.39 8 -
2002-2003 NCAA 36 12 6 18 - - 92 116 18 0.50 7 -
2003-2004 NCAA 36 10 6 20 - - 86 110 18 0.50 7 -
2004-2005 NCAA 36 8 2 26 - - 85 146 3 0.08 9 -
2005-2006 NCAA 34 6 5 23 - - 64 118 11 0.32 10 -
2006-2007 NCAA 34 3 4 27 - - 37 111 8 0.24 10 -
2007-2008 NCAA 34 12 4 18 - - 71 93 15 0.44 10 -
2008-2009 NCAA 34 9 4 21 - - 72 89 13 0.38 9 -
2009-2010 NCAA 37 16 2 19 - - 109 116 26 0.70 6 -
2010-2011 NCAA 39 25 4 10 - - 143 97 35 0.90 4 First round loss
2011-2012 NCAA 37 18 7 12 - - 102 83 31 0.84 5 -
2012-2013 NCAA 38 15 6 17 - - 91 98 29 0.76 6 -
2013-2014 NCAA 33 8 3 22 - - 62 97 8 0.24 11 -
2014-2015 NCAA 38 16 4 18 - - 81 93 13 0.34 11 -
2015-2016 NCAA 39 13 7 19 - - 95 108 17 0.44 7 -
2016-2017 NCAA 37 15 6 16 - - 90 96 22 0.59 7 -
2017-2018 NCAA 37 12 4 21 - - 83 105 16 0.43 10 -
2018-2019 NCAA 34 7 3 24 - - 67 134 10 0.29 11 -
2019-2020 NCAA 34 9 3 22 - - 85 123 17 0.50 10 -
2020-2021 NCAA 18 5 2 11 - - 47 66 18 1.00 9 -
2021-2022 NCAA 35 19 1 15 - - 109 99 41 1.17 6 Conference QF loss
2022-2023 NCAA 14 9 - 3 1 1 45 25 21 1.50 2 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
2013-2014 Red Stars NA Tour 1 0 - 0 1 0 5 4 2 2.00 - -

Stars and Cult Players

Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Stéphane Da Costa (F) 2022-2023 Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg KHL 30 12 27 39 14
2. Ty Daneault (F) 2022-2023 Drumheller Dragons AJHL 26 19 14 33 42
3. Christopher Battaini (F) 2022-2023 Selects Academy 18U AAA 18U AAA 21 12 14 26 -
4. Brett Seney (F) 2022-2023 Rockford IceHogs AHL 17 10 13 23 8
5. Luke Weilandt (F) 2022-2023 Wenatchee Wild BCHL 22 10 13 23 0
6. Ethan Bono (F) 2022-2023 Alberni Valley Bulldogs BCHL 20 10 10 20 0
7. Max Newton (F) 2022-2023 Reading Royals ECHL 15 9 11 20 14
8. Brady Hunter (F) 2022-2023 Trail Smoke Eaters BCHL 23 7 13 20 8
9. Cole Cooksey (F) 2022-2023 Markham Royals OJHL 27 11 6 17 36
10. Frank Djurasevic (D) 2022-2023 Penticton Vees BCHL 23 6 10 16 2
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jim Vesey (F) 140 110 134 244
2. Jim Toomey (F) 140 99 121 220
3. Bill Dunn (F) 33 79 89 168
4. Richard Pion (F) 88 72 95 167
5. Rejean Stringer (F) 140 54 111 165
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jim Vesey (F) 140 110 134 244
2. Jim Toomey (F) 140 99 121 220
3. Bill Dunn (F) 33 79 89 168
4. Kris Porter (F) 133 77 68 145
5. Richard Pion (F) 88 72 95 167
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jim Vesey (F) 140 110 134 244
2. Jim Toomey (F) 140 99 121 220
3. Rejean Stringer (F) 140 54 111 165
4. Richard Pion (F) 88 72 95 167
5. Bill Dunn (F) 33 79 89 168
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Kyle Bigos (D) 133 14 47 457
2. Tom Costa (D) 118 9 29 334
3. Rob Lalonde (D) 130 12 38 312
4. Mark Cornforth (D) 126 17 77 266
5. Jim Vesey (F) 140 110 244 247
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Marc Biega (D) 151 14 31 45
2. Jace Hennig (F) 148 38 41 79
3. Jared Kolquist (D) 148 11 46 57
4. Jordan Heywood (D) 147 14 51 65
5. Hampus Gustafsson (F) 146 38 49 87
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Ray Fortin (F) 1 1 3 3.00
2. Jim Vesey (F) 140 110 244 1.74
3. Jim Toomey (F) 140 99 220 1.57
4. Deron Barton (F) 30 15 43 1.43
5. Stéphane Da Costa (F) 67 30 90 1.34
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jim Vesey (F) 1987-1988 NCAA 40 40 55 95 2.38 95
2. Richard Pion (F) 1987-1988 NCAA 40 35 40 75 1.88 58
3. Ben Lebeau (F) 1987-1988 NCAA 40 35 38 73 1.83 52
4. Mark Ziliotto (F) 1987-1988 NCAA 40 31 42 73 1.83 74
5. Bill Dunn (F) 1974-1975 NCAA II - 31 42 73 - -
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jim Vesey (F) 1987-1988 NCAA 40 40 55 95 2.38 95
2. Richard Pion (F) 1987-1988 NCAA 40 35 40 75 1.88 58
3. Ben Lebeau (F) 1987-1988 NCAA 40 35 38 73 1.83 52
4. Mike Reynolds (F) 1973-1974 NCAA II 36 35 22 57 1.58 0
5. Mike Reynolds (F) 1974-1975 NCAA II - 34 - - - -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jim Vesey (F) 1987-1988 NCAA 40 40 55 95 2.38 95
2. Rejean Stringer (F) 1997-1998 NCAA 38 11 46 57 1.50 44
3. Michael Boyce (D) 1987-1988 NCAA 40 8 45 53 1.33 56
4. Jim Toomey (F) 1977-1978 NCAA II 42 26 43 69 1.64 -
5. Mark Ziliotto (F) 1987-1988 NCAA 40 31 42 73 1.83 74
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Joey Iantorno (D) 1982-1983 NCAA II - - - - - 143
2. Teal Fowler (F) 1992-1993 NCAA 32 14 21 35 1.09 140
3. Kyle Bigos (D) 2010-2011 NCAA 33 2 6 8 0.24 127
4. Kyle Bigos (D) 2011-2012 NCAA 34 4 13 17 0.50 125
5. Howie Rosenblatt (F) 1990-1991 NCAA 31 19 16 35 1.13 118
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'0" 186 lbs 21.87
2021-2022 6'0" 188 lbs 22.41
2020-2021 6'0" 191 lbs 22.30
2019-2020 6'1" 188 lbs 21.89
2018-2019 6'0" 185 lbs 22.67
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