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2001-2002 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Mike Brabon (G) 35 1984 Caerphilly, GBR 6'1" 192 L
Nathan Craze (G) 33 1986 Merthyr Tydfil, GBR 6'0" 174 L
Dean Crossland (G) 45 1974 Penticton, BC, CAN 5'11" 170 L
Jason Crossland (G) - - - - -
Barry Hollyhead (G) 44 1975 Shrewsbury, GBR 5'8" 170 L
Tom Noble (G) 45 1975 Hanover, MA, USA 5'10" 165 L
Daniel Wood (G) 41 1978 Kent, GBR - - L
DEFENSEMEN
Chris Bailey (D) 39 1981 Beverley, GBR 6'1" 192 R
Gareth Bates (D) 38 1981 - - -
Neil Browning (D) 39 1980 Cardiff, GBR - - R
Chris Deacon (D) 37 1983 Church Village, GBR 5'11" 216 R
Rhodri Evans (D) 36 1984 Cardiff, GBR 6'0" 196 R
Mark Hazlehurst (D) 47 1972 Peterhead, GBR 6'2" 220 R
Daniel Madge (D) 37 1982 5'10" - L
Phil Manny (D/F) 35 1984 Cardiff, GBR 6'3" 227 L
Mike Nicholishen (D)   “C” 45 1975 Mississauga, ON, CAN 6'2" 216 L
David Owen (D) - - - - -
James Parsons (D) - - - - -
John Robertson (D) 41 1978 - - -
Andrew Sande (D) 42 1977 Stockholm, SWE 6'4" 231 R
Jason Stone (D) 47 1972 Cardiff, GBR 5'11" 209 L
Richard Wilkinson (D) - - - - -
FORWARDS
Bryan Blair (RW/LW) 40 1979 Fort Erie, ON, CAN 6'5" 236 R
Dean Campbell (F) 41 1978 Newport Pagnell, GBR 6'0" 187 R
Lee Cowmeadow (F) 45 1974 Cardiff, GBR 5'10" 179 R
John Dolan (F) 39 1981 Dundee, GBR 5'10" 181 L
Hywel Evans (F) - - - - -
Neil Francis (F) 44 1975 Cardiff, GBR 5'10" 183 R
Paul Guilcher (C) 43 1976 Dundee, GBR 5'8" 165 L
Phil Hill (W/C) 37 1982 Cardiff, GBR 6'3" 201 L
Darren Houghton (F) 46 1973 6'2" 209 L
David James (F) 35 1984 Cardiff, GBR - - R
Jerry Keefe (C) 44 1976 Billerica, MA, USA 5'11" 183 L
Alex Madge (F/D) 36 1984 6'0" 185 L
Gavin McDonald (F) - - - - -
Joe Miller (RW) 35 1985 Cardiff, GBR 6'1" 196 R
Matthew Myers (C) 35 1984 Cardiff, GBR 6'2" 205 R
Albie O'Connell (F) 43 1976 Watertown, MA, USA 6'0" 203 L
Jared Owen (C) 39 1980 Telford, GBR 6'0" 174 L
Stuart Potts (F) 38 1981 Durham, GBR 5'8" 174 R
Paul Sample (F) 37 1982 Whitley Bay, GBR 5'11" 187 R
Wesley Spencer (F) - - - - -
Niall Stott (F) - - - - -
Richard Townsend (F) 43 1976 - - -
Marc Twaite (RW) 45 1974 Boston, GBR 5'10" 176 R
Jamie Visser (D/F) 40 1979 Mississauga, ON, CAN 6'4" 216 L
Phil Westerson (F) - - - - -
Position: G:2 D:10 F:15 | Av Age: 22.75 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 201 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Viola Arena
  • Location Cardiff, GBR
  • Capacity 3 088
  • Construction Year 2016
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
03/19/2020
03/19/2020 Confirmed Leaving Sean Bentivoglio (F) Leaving for Retired
01/17/2020
01/17/2020 Confirmed Leaving Matias Sointu (F) Leaving for Dornbirner EC
11/12/2019
11/12/2019 Confirmed Joining Shaone Morrisonn (D) Joining from Oji Eagles
11/04/2019
11/04/2019 Confirmed Leaving Matias Sointu (F) Leaving for Unknown
08/30/2019
08/30/2019 Confirmed Joining Matias Sointu (F) Joining from IK Oskarshamn
08/09/2019
08/09/2019 Confirmed Leaving James Livingston (F) Leaving for Fife Flyers
08/05/2019
08/05/2019 Confirmed Leaving Layne Ulmer (F) Leaving for Manchester Storm
08/04/2019
08/04/2019 Confirmed Leaving Jake Morissette (F) Leaving for Retired
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1990-1991 BHL 36 21 2 13 - - 274 237 44 2 Semifinal loss
1991-1992 BHL 36 20 3 13 - - 235 204 43 3 Quarterfinal loss
1992-1993 BHL 36 28 2 6 - - 319 187 58 Champion
1993-1994 BHL 44 39 0 5 - - 422 220 78 Champion
1994-1995 BHL 44 32 4 8 - - 366 217 68 3 Semifinal loss
1995-1996 BHL 36 26 3 7 - - 271 140 55 2 Final loss
1996-1997 BISL 42 30 3 9 - 1 208 130 64 Semifinal loss
1997-1998 BISL 42 21 3 16 - 2 140 128 47 6 Qualification
1998-1999 BISL 42 27 0 10 - 5 144 102 59 2 Champion
1999-2000 BISL 42 17 4 19 - 2 138 149 40 7 Qualification
2000-2001 BISL 48 24 - 16 5 3 167 130 85 2 Quarterfinal loss
2001-2002 BNL 44 5 1 38 - - 90 312 11 12 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 BNL 36 20 0 15 - 1 133 104 41 5 Final loss
2003-2004 EIHL 56 23 6 24 - 3 155 162 55 5 Semifinal loss
2004-2005 EIHL 50 30 4 15 - 1 152 121 65 3 Semifinal loss
2005-2006 EIHL 42 18 6 17 - 1 110 112 43 5 Semifinal loss
2006-2007 EIHL 54 32 - 17 - 5 175 152 69 3 Final loss
2007-2008 EIHL 54 26 - 25 - 3 164 174 55 6 Semifinal loss
2008-2009 EIHL 54 28 - 19 - 7 174 143 63 5 Semifinal loss
2009-2010 EIHL 56 31 - 22 - 3 193 158 65 4 Final loss
2010-2011 EIHL 54 42 - 9 - 3 269 141 87 2 Final loss
2011-2012 EIHL 54 32 - 12 - 10 191 158 74 4 Final loss
2012-2013 EIHL 52 21 - 23 - 8 160 168 50 5 Semifinal loss
2013-2014 EIHL 52 24 - 24 - 4 162 182 52 9 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 EIHL 52 34 - 14 - 4 210 151 72 3 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 EIHL 52 33 - 15 - 4 179 139 70 2 Semifinal loss
2016-2017 EIHL 52 39 - 10 - 3 200 136 81 Final loss
2017-2018 EIHL 56 41 - 12 - 3 234 149 85 Champion
2018-2019 EIHL 60 43 - 11 - 6 235 146 92 2 Champion
2019-2020 EIHL 46 31 - 13 - 2 162 138 64 1 Playoffs Cancelled
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1998-1999 Continental Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 9 10 2 3 -
BISL Cup 14 8 0 4 - 2 41 33 18 3 Semifinal loss
1999-2000 Continental Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 16 13 4 3 -
BISL Cup 14 6 - 7 1 1 48 47 14 7 Did not make playoffs
Autumn Cup 6 2 2 2 - - 18 14 6 1 Semifinal loss
2000-2001 BISL Cup 16 5 - 7 1 3 45 51 20 8 Did not make playoffs
Autumn Cup 6 1 3 2 - - 23 25 5 3 Quarterfinal loss
2001-2002 Findus Cup 6 2 0 4 - - 23 31 4 3 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 Findus Cup 8 2 2 4 - - 20 23 6 4 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 EIHL Cup 14 8 1 5 - 0 39 38 17 3 Semifinal loss
2004-2005 EIHL Cup 6 5 0 1 - 0 17 8 10 1 Final loss
Crossover Cup 14 12 0 2 - 0 62 31 24 2 No playoffs held
2005-2006 EIHL Cup 6 3 2 1 - - 16 12 8 1 Champion
2006-2007 EIHL Cup 4 1 1 2 - - 12 16 3 2 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 EIHL Cup 4 2 1 1 - - 13 9 5 2 Semifinal loss
2008-2009 EIHL Cup 4 2 0 2 - - 10 11 4 4 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 EIHL Cup 6 4 0 2 - - 28 22 8 2 Final loss
2010-2011 EIHL Cup 8 3 4 1 - - 33 31 10 2 Semifinal loss
2011-2012 EIHL Cup 8 4 2 2 - - 26 21 10 2 Semifinal loss
2012-2013 EIHL Cup 8 2 - 5 - 1 29 35 5 5 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 EIHL Cup 8 5 - 3 - 0 30 26 10 2 Semifinal loss
2014-2015 EIHL Cup 8 6 - 2 - 0 29 17 12 2 Champion
2015-2016 EIHL Cup 8 6 - 2 - 0 34 30 12 2 Final loss
2016-2017 EIHL Cup 8 4 - 4 - 0 26 25 8 3 Champion
2017-2018 Champions HL 6 1 - 4 1 0 17 29 5 4 Did not make playoffs
EIHL Cup 6 3 - 2 - 1 23 22 7 2 Final loss
2018-2019 Champions HL 6 0 - 4 0 2 14 24 2 4 Did not make playoffs
EIHL Cup 6 5 - 1 - 0 31 13 10 1 Quarterfinal loss
2019-2020 Champions HL 6 3 - 3 1 0 18 30 8 3 Did not make playoffs
EIHL Cup 8 4 - 3 - 1 25 25 9 2 Final loss
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Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Chris Jones (F) 2019-2020 Swindon Wildcats NIHL 50 30 39 69 18
2. Patrick Asselin (F) 2019-2020 Herner EV 2007 Germany3 41 41 27 68 24
3. Luke Ferrara (F) 2019-2020 Coventry Blaze EIHL 47 33 21 54 18
4. Russell Cowley (F) 2019-2020 Milton Keynes Lightning NIHL 34 16 37 53 12
5. Maxim Birbraer (F) 2019-2020 Swindon Wildcats NIHL 22 12 41 53 32
6. Denny Kearney (F) 2019-2020 Grenoble France 37 20 32 52 60
7. Adam Harding (F) 2019-2020 Basingstoke Bison NIHL 46 14 38 52 40
8. Jason Silverthorn (F) 2019-2020 Telford Tigers NIHL 36 31 19 50 38
9. Jamie Milam (D) 2019-2020 Sterzing/Vipiteno AlpsHL 44 13 32 45 18
10. Steve Osman (F) 2019-2020 Bracknell Hornets NIHL 1 21 18 25 43 10
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Steve Moria (F) 373 462 460 922
2. Doug McEwen (F) 394 404 404 808
3. Ian Cooper (F) 289 327 359 686
4. John Lawless (F) 203 289 394 683
5. Shannon Hope (D) 372 156 409 565
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Steve Moria (F) 373 462 460 922
2. Doug McEwen (F) 394 404 404 808
3. Ian Cooper (F) 289 327 359 686
4. John Lawless (F) 203 289 394 683
5. Hilton Ruggles (F) 121 274 203 477
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Steve Moria (F) 373 462 460 922
2. Shannon Hope (D) 372 156 409 565
3. Doug McEwen (F) 394 404 404 808
4. John Lawless (F) 203 289 394 683
5. Ian Cooper (F) 289 327 359 686
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Brad Voth (F) 300 96 209 1762
2. Shannon Hope (D) 372 156 565 759
3. Ian Cooper (F) 289 327 686 687
4. Frank Evans (D) 219 25 94 681
5. Mike Ware (D) 187 44 128 666
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jason Stone (D) 750 62 144 206
2. Mark Richardson (D) 618 70 199 269
3. Phil Hill (F) 468 107 171 278
4. Josh Batch (D) 451 31 70 101
5. Neil Francis (F) 443 21 46 67
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Mike Urquhart (D) 7 22 51 7.286
2. Perry Olivier (F) 39 129 249 6.385
3. Rick Brebant (F) 44 88 208 4.727
4. Max Thurgood (F) 12 22 48 4.000
5. Hilton Ruggles (F) 121 274 477 3.942
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Rick Brebant (F) 1993-1994 BHL 44 88 120 208 4.73 98
2. Steve Moria (F) 1988-1989 BD1 24 85 93 178 7.42 14
3. Hilton Ruggles (F) 1993-1994 BHL 43 100 77 177 4.12 52
4. Steve Moria (F) 1989-1990 BHL 30 95 80 175 5.83 9
5. Steve Moria (F) 1990-1991 BHL 36 80 90 170 4.72 24
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Hilton Ruggles (F) 1993-1994 BHL 43 100 77 177 4.12 52
2. Steve Moria (F) 1989-1990 BHL 30 95 80 175 5.83 9
3. Hilton Ruggles (F) 1994-1995 BHL 44 93 64 157 3.57 96
4. Rick Brebant (F) 1993-1994 BHL 44 88 120 208 4.73 98
5. Steve Moria (F) 1988-1989 BD1 24 85 93 178 7.42 14
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Rick Brebant (F) 1993-1994 BHL 44 88 120 208 4.73 98
2. Steve Moria (F) 1988-1989 BD1 24 85 93 178 7.42 14
3. Steve Moria (F) 1990-1991 BHL 36 80 90 170 4.72 24
4. John Lawless (F) 1988-1989 BD1 24 53 88 141 5.88 23
5. Stephen Cooper (D) 1993-1994 BHL 44 30 84 114 2.59 71
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brad Voth (F) 2009-2010 EIHL 50 12 21 33 0.66 347
2. Brad Voth (F) 2008-2009 EIHL 42 13 25 38 0.90 315
3. Chris Frank (D) 2011-2012 EIHL 50 4 9 13 0.26 296
4. Brad Voth (F) 2007-2008 EIHL 50 24 16 40 0.80 288
5. Brad Voth (F) 2005-2006 EIHL 45 9 12 21 0.47 263
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'1" 196 lbs 31.17
2018-2019 6'0" 193 lbs 29.97
2017-2018 6'1" 196 lbs 29.56
2016-2017 6'1" 194 lbs 29.47
2015-2016 6'0" 195 lbs 28.73
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