Team Facts

1998-1999 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#96 Derek Gustafson (G) 40 1979 Gresham, OR, USA 5'11" 185 L
#97 Chris King (G) 37 1981 Anchorage, AK, USA 5'10" 172 L
DEFENSEMEN
Harlan Anderson (D) 37 1982 Vernon, BC, CAN 6'2" 190 R
#4 John Bradley (D) 41 1978 Kamloops, BC, CAN 6'3" 225 L
#5 Mike Bussoli (D) 40 1978 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'1" 205 L
#19 John Duggan (D) 40 1979 Anchorage, AK, USA 6'3" 201 L
#28 Lenny Rampone (D)   “C” 41 1978 Kelowna, BC, CAN 5'9" 220 L
#8 Josh Reed (D) 40 1979 Vernon, BC, CAN 6'2" 205 R
#14 Kelly Sickavish (D) 41 1978 North Vancouver, BC, CAN 6'3" 216 L
#2 Tyler Valin (D) 39 1980 Peace River, AB, CAN 5'10" 201 -
FORWARDS
#12 Ryan Bayda (LW/C) 38 1980 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 5'11" 185 L
#20 Joel Bresciani (RW) 41 1978 Sherwood Park, AB, CAN 6'1" 220 R
#16 Petr Chytka (F) 40 1979 Brno, CZE 5'10" 183 L
#10 Kori Davison (F) 40 1979 Vernon, BC, CAN 6'0" 174 -
#17 Jace Digel (F) 38 1981 Anchorage, AK, USA 5'8" 190 -
#11 Jeff Filewich (C) 38 1981 St. Albert, AB, CAN 5'10" 170 -
#18
Lanny Gare (C) 41 1978 Vernon, BC, CAN 6'1" 194 L
#19 B.J. Gaustad (F) 40 1979 Portland, OR, USA 6'0" 205 R
#6 Spencer Gilchrist (D/F) 38 1981 Vernon, BC, CAN 6'1" 203 R
#22 Tito Kamel (F) 38 1980 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'1" 201 L
Trevor Keenan (F) 37 1982 - - -
#9 Tyler Knight (F) 40 1979 Kelowna, BC, CAN 6'0" 185 -
Peter Kolida (F) 38 1981 Valemount, BC, CAN 5'10" 165 -
#21 Scott Krahn (F) 38 1981 Kelowna, BC, CAN 5'8" 165 -
Dominic Lacasse (RW) 39 1980 Moncton, NB, CAN 5'10" 185 -
#15 Ken Magowan (LW) 38 1981 Kelowna, BC, CAN 6'1" 201 L
Chad Murray (LW) 37 1982 Vernon, BC, CAN 5'9" 185 L
#24 Nick Ringstad (F) 40 1979 Fairbanks, AK, USA 5'11" 181 L
#15 Brent Stowards (F) 38 1981 Vernon, BC, CAN 5'11" 181 -
#7 Danny Williams (C) 41 1978 - - -
Position: G:2 D:7 F:16 | Av Age: 19.44 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 194 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
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
06/27/2019 Confirmed Leaving Tyler Ho (F) Leaving for Kanata Lasers
06/27/2019 Confirmed Leaving Will Dow-Kenny (D) Leaving for Kanata Lasers
06/27/2019 Confirmed Leaving Coleton Bilodeau (F) Leaving for 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 12 6 - 6 - 0 26 30 12 5 -
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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. Ethan Scardina (F) 2019-2020 Nanaimo Clippers BCHL 12 8 9 17 4
2. Cody Fowlie (F) 2019-2020 ASC Corona Brasov Erste Liga 13 9 7 16 -
3. Brett Switzer (F) 2019-2020 Ferencvárosi TC Erste Liga 11 6 10 16 -
4. Isaac Suppin (F) 2019-2020 Pursuit of Excellence Prep CSSHL 9 8 5 13 40
5. Rod Pelley (F) 2019-2020 SC Csíkszereda Erste Liga 11 8 4 12 -
6. Hunter Floris (F) 2019-2020 Olds Grizzlys AJHL 10 6 5 11 6
7. Alex Nikiforuk (F) 2019-2020 Heilbronner Falken DEL2 11 3 8 11 10
8. Chay Genoway (D) 2019-2020 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL 19 3 8 11 14
9. Adam Panacci (F) 2019-2020 North York Rangers OJHL 13 5 3 8 12
10. Rajvir Sangha (D) 2019-2020 Red Lake Miners SIJHL 8 4 4 8 10
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jim Lawrence (F) 119 77 167 244
2. Nick Kapicki (F) 147 65 152 217
3. Scott Longstaff (F) 87 69 139 208
4. Mark Nelson (F) 209 92 115 207
5. John Price (F) 106 80 121 201
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Wayne Dye (F) 95 93 96 189
2. Hunter Bishop (F) 140 93 84 177
3. Mark Nelson (F) 209 92 115 207
4. David Oliver (F) 116 92 86 178
5. Jason Elders (F) 116 90 79 169
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jim Lawrence (F) 119 77 167 244
2. Nick Kapicki (F) 147 65 152 217
3. Scott Longstaff (F) 87 69 139 208
4. Kellen Jones (F) 154 39 134 173
5. John Price (F) 106 80 121 201
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Chris Crowell (F) 213 33 90 596
2. Kori Davison (F) 213 72 171 580
3. Jason Williamson (F) 177 54 128 569
4. Garth Gartner (F) 233 78 167 515
5. Peter Zurba (F) 117 38 106 400
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jagger Williamson (F) 233 54 119 173
2. Garth Gartner (F) 233 78 89 167
3. Rob Short (F) 229 61 76 137
4. Kori Davison (F) 213 72 99 171
5. Chris Crowell (F) 213 33 57 90
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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) 47 39 124 2.638
3. Terry Lowe (F) 60 63 154 2.567
4. Kevin Scott (F) 52 56 126 2.423
5. Scott Longstaff (F) 87 69 208 2.391
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Scott Longstaff (F) 1991-1992 BCJHL 60 54 106 160 2.67 52
2. Terry Lowe (F) 1978-1979 BCJHL 60 63 91 154 2.57 144
3. John Price (F) 1971-1972 BCJHL 58 54 79 133 2.29 109
4. Ernie Gare (F) 1971-1972 BCJHL 57 50 83 133 2.33 130
5. Dan Shermerhorn (F) 1992-1993 BCJHL 60 46 84 130 2.17 52
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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 60 67 49 116 1.93 37
2. Tony Szabo (F) 1988-1989 BCJHL 53 64 54 118 2.23 183
3. Terry Lowe (F) 1978-1979 BCJHL 60 63 91 154 2.57 144
4. Dustin Kelley (F) 1994-1995 BCJHL 58 59 33 92 1.59 97
5. Hunter Bishop (F) 2007-2008 BCHL 60 57 40 97 1.62 45
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Scott Longstaff (F) 1991-1992 BCJHL 60 54 106 160 2.67 52
2. Terry Lowe (F) 1978-1979 BCJHL 60 63 91 154 2.57 144
3. Jim Lawrence (F) 1970-1971 BCJHL 59 41 86 127 2.15 125
4. Dallas Drake (F) 1987-1988 BCJHL 47 39 85 124 2.64 50
5. Dan Shermerhorn (F) 1992-1993 BCJHL 60 46 84 130 2.17 52
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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. Ryan Singer (F) 2000-2001 BCHL 54 9 11 20 0.37 267
5. Mike Dennis (D) 1988-1989 BCJHL 56 8 15 23 0.41 255
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'0" 178 lbs 18.56
2018-2019 6'0" 179 lbs 19.18
2017-2018 6'0" 179 lbs 19.52
2016-2017 6'0" 180 lbs 19.36
2015-2016 5'11" 176 lbs 19.25
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