Team Facts

2018-2019 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#35 Aidan Porter (G) 19 1999 Boston, MA, USA 6'2" 170 L
DEFENSEMEN
#6 Mitch Andres (D) 20 1998 Brainerd, MN, USA 6'2" 190 L
#22 Jack Judson (D) 18 2000 White Rock, BC, CAN 5'11" 157 R
#23 Brendan Kim (D) 18 2000 Burnaby, BC, CAN 5'10" 170 -
#25 Trey Taylor (D) 16 2002 Richmond, BC, CAN 6'0" 165 -
#27 Carver Watson (D) 20 1998 Appleton, WI, USA 5'11" 165 L
#4 Michael Young (D) 20 1998 Medford, MA, USA 6'1" 220 R
FORWARDS
#29 Elan Bar-Lev-Wise (C) 17 2001 Vancouver, BC, CAN 5'10" 165 R
#28 Coleton Bilodeau (F) 18 2000 Vernon, BC, CAN 6'1" 185 L
#24 Logan Cash (F) 18 2000 Upper Tantallon, NS, CAN 6'2" 181 L
#16 Nicholas Cherkowski (F) 18 2000 Vernon, BC, CAN 6'2" 174 -
#2 Landon Fuller (RW/D) 19 1999 100 Mile House, BC, CAN 6'5" 234 R
#37 Hayden Gelbard (F) 15 2002 West Vancouver, BC, CAN 5'11" 170 -
#9 Ben Helgeson (F) 18 2000 MN, USA 6'0" 187 L
#11 Matt Kowalski (F) 19 1999 Vernon, BC, CAN 5'9" 150 R
#14 Jesse Lansdell (F) 20 1998 Surrey, BC, CAN 5'11" 170 L
#19 Josh Latta (F) 20 1998 West Vancouver, BC, CAN 5'10" 161 L
#12 Connor Marritt (F) 19 1999 Kelowna, BC, CAN 6'1" 174 L
#36 Ben Meng (F) 19 1999 Vancouver, BC, CAN 5'11" 170 -
Jett Saharchuk (F) 18 2000 Fort St. James, BC, CAN 5'10" 165 -
#10 Ben Sanderson (F) 18 2000 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'0" 190 L
#17 Alex Swetlikoff (F) 17 2001 Kelowna, BC, CAN 6'2" 179 L
#11 Jagger Williamson (RW) 20 1998 Lumby, BC, CAN 5'7" 150 R
#21 Teddy Wooding (F) 18 1999 Wrentham, MA, USA 6'0" 181 R
Garrett Worth (F) 19 1999 Duluth, MN, USA 5'10" 176 R
Position: G:1 D:6 F:18 | Av Age: 18.44 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 176 lbs | Compare with other teams

Team Staff

Team Facts
  • Nationalities 18 players
    7 players
  • Experience Vernon Vipers: 1 069 GP
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
  • Arena Name Kal Tire Place
  • Location Vernon, BC, CAN
  • Capacity 3 506
  • Construction Year 2001
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/14/2018
11/14/2018 Confirmed Leaving Austin Chorney (D) Leaving for West Kelowna Warriors
11/14/2018 Confirmed Joining Matt Kowalski (F) Joining from West Kelowna Warriors
11/13/2018
11/13/2018 Confirmed Leaving Sebastian Streu (F) Leaving for Regina Pats
11/08/2018
11/08/2018 Confirmed Leaving Kjell Kjemhus (F) Leaving for Prince George Cougars
10/31/2018
10/31/2018 Confirmed Leaving Max Palaga (G) Leaving for Everett Silvertips
10/31/2018 Confirmed Leaving Nicholas Cherkowski (F) Leaving for Merrimack College
10/24/2018
10/24/2018 Confirmed Leaving Tylor Ludwar (D) Leaving for Okotoks Oilers
10/24/2018 Confirmed Joining Ben Sanderson (F) Joining from Okotoks Oilers
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Vernon Lakers
1989-1990 BCJHL 58 33 5 20 - - 330 229 71 1 Final loss
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 25 9 - 8 - 8 73 71 26 6 -
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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 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. Brody Dale (F) 2018-2019 Kelowna Chiefs KIJHL 20 23 37 60 44
2. Ryan Brushett (F) 2018-2019 Powell River Kings BCHL 23 14 16 30 4
3. Brandon Egli (D) 2018-2019 IK Guts Division 3 12 11 12 23 12
4. Ethan Scardina (F) 2018-2019 Nanaimo Clippers BCHL 23 11 12 23 22
5. Ryan MacMurchy (F) 2018-2019 EHC Kloten NLB 15 11 11 22 20
6. Alex Nikiforuk (F) 2018-2019 Coventry Blaze EIHL 15 7 15 22 12
7. Mike Collins (F) 2018-2019 ERC Ingolstadt DEL 18 10 10 20 8
8. Brett Switzer (F) 2018-2019 Ferencváros TC Erste Liga 15 7 12 19 0
9. Adam Panacci (F) 2018-2019 North York Rangers OJHL 20 7 12 19 2
10. David Lenzin (F) 2018-2019 Fernie Ghostriders KIJHL 13 6 11 17 12
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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. Garth Gartner (F) 233 78 89 167
2. Rob Short (F) 229 61 76 137
3. Jagger Williamson (F) 220 48 113 161
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
2018-2019 6'0" 176 lbs 18.44
2017-2018 6'0" 178 lbs 19.55
2016-2017 6'0" 180 lbs 19.42
2015-2016 5'11" 176 lbs 19.32
2014-2015 5'11" 178 lbs 19.54
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