Team Facts

1987-1988 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Barry Rysz (G) 49 1970 Prince George, BC, CAN 5'7" 146 L
DEFENSEMEN
Chad Biafore (D) 51 1968 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'0" 181 L
Keith Chase (D) - - Vernon, BC, CAN 5'11" 190 -
Wes Elliott (D) 51 1968 6'3" 205 -
Shawn Hendry (D) 51 1968 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'1" 181 -
Darcy Martini (D) 50 1969 Castlegar, BC, CAN 6'5" 225 L
FORWARDS
Ian Alger (F) 52 1967 - - -
Mike Barkley (RW/C) 49 1970 Port Alberni, BC, CAN 6'0" 185 R
Duane Dennis (LW) 50 1969 Vernon, BC, CAN 6'0" 187 L
Dallas Drake (LW) 50 1969 Trail, BC, CAN 6'0" 185 L
Mark Greyeyes (LW) 51 1968 5'9" 172 L
Kevin Harder (F) 52 1967 Kelowna, BC, CAN 5'9" 174 -
Dane Jackson (RW) 49 1970 Castlegar, BC, CAN 6'1" 201 R
Mike Paller (C) 52 1967 Abbotsford, BC, CAN 5'11" 174 L
Greg Parnell (F) 50 1969 Prince George, BC, CAN 5'11" 170 -
Jamie Steer (RW) 50 1969 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 5'9" 194 R
Position: G:1 D:5 F:10 | Av Age: 19.31 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 186 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Kal Tire Place
  • Location Vernon, BC, CAN
  • Capacity 3 506
  • Construction Year 2001
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/04/2019
11/04/2019 Confirmed Joining James Porter Jr. (G) Joining from Kelowna Rockets
10/23/2019
10/23/2019 Confirmed Leaving Carl Stankowski (G) Leaving for Penticton Vees
10/18/2019
10/18/2019 Confirmed Joining Dawson Holt (F) Joining from Regina Pats
09/18/2019
09/18/2019 Confirmed Leaving Nicholas Cherkowski (F) Leaving for Wenatchee Wild
08/02/2019
08/02/2019 Confirmed Joining Ryan Shostak (F) Joining from Calgary Buffaloes Midget AAA
07/09/2019
07/09/2019 Confirmed Leaving Michael Young (D) Leaving for Yale Univ.
07/02/2019
07/02/2019 Confirmed Joining Nicholas Kent (D) Joining from Buffalo Jr. Sabres
06/27/2019
06/27/2019 Confirmed Joining Connor Sleeth (F) Joining from Kanata Lasers
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Vernon Lakers
1990-1991 BCJHL 60 37 - 20 - 3 359 266 77 3 Champion
1991-1992 BCJHL 60 34 3 23 - 0 348 286 71 4 Champion
1992-1993 BCJHL 60 35 - 23 - 2 336 278 72 3 Division Semifinal loss
1993-1994 BCJHL 60 31 0 29 - - 286 314 62 3 Division Final loss
1994-1995 BCJHL 60 28 4 28 - - 297 284 60 3 Quarterfinal loss
Vernon Vipers
1995-1996 BCJHL 60 43 4 13 - - 324 219 90 1 Champion
1996-1997 BCHL 60 41 0 14 - 5 339 212 87 1 Final loss
1997-1998 BCHL 60 33 - 19 - 8 251 229 74 2 Conference SF loss
1998-1999 BCHL 60 52 - 6 - 2 305 145 106 1 Champion
1999-2000 BCHL 60 35 0 20 - 5 242 216 75 2 Final loss
2000-2001 BCHL 60 24 - 26 - 10 203 225 58 5 Did not make playoffs
2001-2002 BCHL 60 33 0 21 - 6 243 205 72 1 Final loss
2002-2003 BCHL 60 47 0 12 - 1 273 150 95 1 Champion
2003-2004 BCHL 60 37 1 15 - 7 233 182 82 2 Conference QF loss
2004-2005 BCHL 60 42 3 9 - 6 232 156 93 1 Final loss
2005-2006 BCHL 60 36 2 18 - 4 205 165 78 3 Conference SF loss
2006-2007 BCHL 60 37 1 19 - 3 246 193 78 2 Final loss
2007-2008 BCHL 60 36 2 20 - 2 238 185 76 4 Conference SF loss
2008-2009 BCHL 60 42 1 14 - 3 223 145 88 1 Champion
2009-2010 BCHL 60 51 0 6 - 3 298 119 105 1 Champion
2010-2011 BCHL 60 36 4 11 - 9 197 141 85 1 Champion
2011-2012 BCHL 60 30 1 27 - 2 208 193 63 5 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 BCHL 56 21 1 25 6 9 139 170 52 6 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 BCHL 58 30 4 18 5 6 187 175 70 3 Final loss
2014-2015 BCHL 58 36 1 18 - 3 218 161 76 2 Division Final loss
2015-2016 BCHL 58 24 0 31 4 3 179 206 51 4 Division Semifinal loss
2016-2017 BCHL 58 30 - 19 - 5 181 158 69 2 Division Final loss
2017-2018 BCHL 58 39 - 14 - 1 205 118 83 2 Division Semifinal loss
2018-2019 BCHL 58 26 - 21 - 11 166 160 63 4 Final loss
2019-2020 BCHL 32 18 - 12 - 2 90 88 38 4 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Vernon Essos
1969-1970 M-Cup 6 2 - 4 - - - - 4 9 Qualification loss
Vernon Lakers
1988-1989 Centennial Cup 3 0 - 3 - - 8 18 0 4 Did not make playoffs
1989-1990 Centennial Cup 4 3 - 1 - - 19 9 6 2 Champion
1990-1991 Centennial Cup 4 2 - 2 - - 14 20 4 4 Champion
1991-1992 Centennial Cup 4 3 - 1 - - 23 17 6 1 Semifinal loss
Vernon Vipers
1995-1996 RBC Cup 4 2 - 2 - - 17 16 4 3 Champion
1998-1999 RBC Cup 4 1 - 3 - - 11 15 2 4 Champion
2008-2009 RBC Cup 4 4 - 0 - - 24 12 8 1 Champion
2009-2010 RBC Cup 4 3 - 1 - - 15 13 6 2 Champion
2010-2011 Doyle Cup 7 4 - 3 - 17 16 8 1 Champion
RBC Cup 4 4 - 0 - - 19 9 8 1 Final loss
2013-2014 RBC Cup 4 2 - 2 - - 13 14 4 2 Semifinal loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Logan Mick (F) 2019-2020 Åmåls SK Division 2 18 22 23 45 22
2. Cody Fowlie (F) 2019-2020 ASC Corona Brasov Erste Liga 26 20 13 33 -
3. Ethan Scardina (F) 2019-2020 Nanaimo Clippers BCHL 29 14 16 30 12
4. Brett Switzer (F) 2019-2020 Ferencvárosi TC Erste Liga 22 11 19 30 -
5. Alex Nikiforuk (F) 2019-2020 Heilbronner Falken DEL2 26 10 19 29 24
6. Jett Saharchuk (F) 2019-2020 Kimberley Dynamiters KIJHL 21 8 20 28 10
7. Lanny Gare (F) 2019-2020 Selber Wölfe Germany3 21 11 16 27 16
8. Hunter Floris (F) 2019-2020 Olds Grizzlys AJHL 29 14 10 24 8
9. Brandon Whistle (F) 2019-2020 Telford Tigers NIHL 18 7 16 23 20
10. Chay Genoway (D) 2019-2020 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL 38 6 17 23 18
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Connor Jones (F) 225 104 153 257
2. Jeff Cheeseman (F) 138 97 155 252
3. Jim Lawrence (F) 119 77 167 244
4. Kellen Jones (F) 216 60 169 229
5. Scott Longstaff (F) 100 76 152 228
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Hunter Bishop (F) 182 113 104 217
2. Jason Elders (F) 130 110 93 203
3. Connor Jones (F) 225 104 153 257
4. Jeff Cheeseman (F) 138 97 155 252
5. Wayne Dye (F) 95 93 96 189
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Kellen Jones (F) 216 60 169 229
2. Jim Lawrence (F) 119 77 167 244
3. Jeff Cheeseman (F) 138 97 155 252
4. Connor Jones (F) 225 104 153 257
5. Scott Longstaff (F) 100 76 152 228
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Kori Davison (F) 240 81 196 635
2. Jason Williamson (F) 194 57 132 616
3. Chris Crowell (F) 213 33 90 596
4. Garth Gartner (F) 263 85 185 573
5. Jake Wilkens (D) 169 14 52 414
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jagger Williamson (F) 289 71 145 216
2. Garth Gartner (F) 263 85 100 185
3. Rob Short (F) 248 67 82 149
4. Kori Davison (F) 240 81 115 196
5. Connor Jones (F) 225 104 153 257
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Mark Greyeyes (F) 49 74 172 3.510
2. Dallas Drake (F) 58 48 150 2.586
3. Terry Lowe (F) 60 63 154 2.567
4. Kevin Scott (F) 52 56 126 2.423
5. Ernie Gare (F) 57 50 133 2.333
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jeff Cheeseman (F) 1995-1996 BCJHL 88 81 130 211 2.40 115
2. Doug Sheppard (F) 1995-1996 BCJHL 89 56 106 162 1.82 76
3. Scott Longstaff (F) 1991-1992 BCJHL 60 54 106 160 2.67 52
4. Terry Lowe (F) 1978-1979 BCJHL 60 63 91 154 2.57 144
5. Terry Klapstein (F) 1990-1991 BCJHL 73 42 111 153 2.10 58
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jason Elders (F) 1990-1991 BCJHL 74 87 63 150 2.03 55
2. Jeff Cheeseman (F) 1995-1996 BCJHL 88 81 130 211 2.40 115
3. Tony Szabo (F) 1988-1989 BCJHL 53 64 54 118 2.23 183
4. Terry Lowe (F) 1978-1979 BCJHL 60 63 91 154 2.57 144
5. Hunter Bishop (F) 2007-2008 BCHL 70 62 49 111 1.59 49
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jeff Cheeseman (F) 1995-1996 BCJHL 88 81 130 211 2.40 115
2. Terry Klapstein (F) 1990-1991 BCJHL 73 42 111 153 2.10 58
3. Doug Sheppard (F) 1995-1996 BCJHL 89 56 106 162 1.82 76
4. Scott Longstaff (F) 1991-1992 BCJHL 60 54 106 160 2.67 52
5. Dallas Drake (F) 1987-1988 BCJHL 58 48 102 150 2.59 80
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Scott Salmond (F) 1988-1989 BCJHL 41 7 26 33 0.80 350
2. Todd Demchuk (F) 1988-1989 BCJHL 54 25 34 59 1.09 329
3. Troy Pohl (F) 1985-1986 BCJHL 51 46 36 82 1.61 305
4. Phil Esposito (F) 1990-1991 BCJHL 50 38 49 87 1.74 300
5. Trevor Forsythe (D) 1990-1991 BCJHL 73 16 37 53 0.73 290
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'0" 175 lbs 18.41
2018-2019 6'0" 179 lbs 19.30
2017-2018 6'0" 179 lbs 19.55
2016-2017 6'0" 180 lbs 19.42
2015-2016 5'11" 176 lbs 19.36
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