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Plays in USports Full name Acadia University Axemen Town Wolfville, NS, CAN

2022-2023 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#1 Conor McCollum (G) 25 1997 Pickering, ON, CAN 6'1" 176 L 22/23
#50 Zach Paputsakis (G) 21 2001 Rockland, ON, CAN 6'3" 192 L
DEFENSEMEN
#4 Orlando Mainolfi (D) 22 2000 Richmond Hill, ON, CAN 6'1" 183 R
#89 Morgan Nauss (D) 24 1998 Hammonds Plains, NS, CAN 5'11" 187 R 22/23
#76 Merrick Rippon (D) 22 2000 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'1" 198 L
#27 Brendan Tomilson (D) 21 2001 Cameron, ON, CAN 6'0" 187 R
#28 Cole Vardy (D) 21 2001 Hammonds Plains, NS, CAN 6'3" 216 R
#44 Reilly Webb (D) 23 1999 Stoney Creek, ON, CAN 6'4" 201 R
#9 Hudson Wilson (D) 23 1999 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'3" 194 L
#71 Luke Zazula (D) 22 2000 Langley, BC, CAN 5'8" 170 L
FORWARDS
#34 Nick Deakin-Poot (RW) 23 1999 Georgetown, ON, CAN 6'5" 223 L
#19 Jack Flaman (C) 25 1997 Vibank, SK, CAN 6'0" 209 L 22/23
#18 Eric Henderson (LW) 24 1998 Kingsville, ON, CAN 6'2" 190 L 22/23
#10 Corson Hopwo (F) 21 2001 Victoria, BC, CAN 5'11" 181 L
#7 Peyton Hoyt (RW) 23 1999 Lincoln, NB, CAN 5'10" 194 R
#21 Liam Kidney (LW) 21 2001 Enfield, NS, CAN 6'0" 185 L
#15 Colin Marshall (F) 22 2000 Brockville, ON, CAN 5'11" 198 R
#14 Matt McKim (LW) 22 2000 St. John's, NL, CAN 5'10" 174 L
#67 Adam McMaster (C) 22 2000 Beamsville, ON, CAN 5'10" 176 L
#20 Cole Nagy (C) 21 2001 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 6'6" 220 R
#8 Bailey Peach (C/RW) 21 2001 Falmouth, NS, CAN 5'10" 176 L
#16 Cole Rafuse (RW) 23 1999 Kentville, NS, CAN 6'2" 207 L
#24 Brendan Sellan (LW) 21 2001 Bolton, ON, CAN 5'10" 170 L
#12 Keegan Stevenson (C) 21 2000 Milwaukee, WI, USA 6'1" 174 R
Position: G: 2, D: 8, F: 14 | Av Age: 22.25 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt: 191 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 24 players Experience Acadia Univ.: 712 GP
AHL: 2 GP
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Acadia Arena Location Wolfville, NS, CAN Capacity 2 000 Construction Year 1988
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
10/03/2022
10/03/2022 Confirmed Leaving Mason McCarty (F) Leaving for Kalamazoo Wings
09/08/2022
09/08/2022 Confirmed Joining Tye Austin (G) Joining from Peterborough Petes
08/02/2022
08/02/2022 Confirmed Joining Matt McKim (F) Joining from Univ. of Alaska-Fairbanks
07/27/2022
07/27/2022 Confirmed Leaving Jordy Stallard (F) Leaving for Manchester Storm
07/17/2022
07/17/2022 Confirmed Leaving Johnny Corneil (F) Leaving for Ringerike
07/13/2022
07/13/2022 Confirmed Joining Brendan Tomilson (D) Joining from Pickering Panthers
06/28/2022
06/28/2022 Confirmed Joining Cole Vardy (D) Joining from Flin Flon Bombers
06/18/2022
06/18/2022 Confirmed Joining Cole Nagy (F) Joining from Swift Current Broncos
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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 CIAU 26 19 3 4 - - - - 41 1.58 2 Conference Champion
1994-1995 CIAU 26 22 3 1 - - 181 80 47 1.81 1 Conference Final loss
1995-1996 CIAU 26 19 1 6 - - 157 101 39 1.50 1 Conference Champion
1996-1997 CIAU 26 19 1 6 - - 168 97 39 1.50 1 Conference Final loss
1997-1998 CIAU 28 17 1 10 - - 133 93 35 1.25 2 Conference Final loss
1998-1999 CIAU 26 14 2 10 - 0 90 81 30 1.15 2 Conference Final loss
1999-2000 CIAU 26 13 - 11 - 2 80 82 28 1.08 3 Conference Final loss
2000-2001 CIAU 28 11 4 12 - 1 75 86 27 0.96 5 Conference QF loss
2001-2002 CIS 28 9 3 12 - 4 80 104 25 0.89 7 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 CIS 28 10 1 15 - 2 89 108 23 0.82 7 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 CIS 28 11 1 15 - 1 82 100 24 0.86 7 Did not make playoffs
2004-2005 CIS 28 14 6 8 - 0 99 81 34 1.21 2 Conference Final loss
2005-2006 CIS 28 19 1 7 - 1 110 69 40 1.43 1 Conference Champion
2006-2007 CIS 28 11 - 14 - 3 95 104 25 0.89 6 Conference QF loss
2007-2008 CIS 28 11 - 14 - 3 79 108 25 0.89 6 Conference QF loss
2008-2009 CIS 28 15 - 12 - 1 96 88 31 1.11 5 Conference SF loss
2009-2010 CIS 28 19 - 6 - 3 101 83 41 1.46 2 Conference SF loss
2010-2011 CIS 28 14 - 11 - 3 90 98 31 1.11 4 Conference SF loss
2011-2012 CIS 28 16 - 10 - 2 95 89 34 1.21 5 Conference QF loss
2012-2013 CIS 28 17 - 9 - 2 95 72 36 1.29 3 Conference SF loss
2013-2014 CIS 28 21 - 4 - 3 18 68 45 1.61 2 Conference Champion
2014-2015 CIS 28 20 - 5 - 3 111 76 43 1.54 2 Conference Final loss
2015-2016 CIS 28 19 - 7 - 2 106 75 40 1.43 3 Conference QF loss
2016-2017 USports 30 20 - 8 - 2 111 86 42 1.40 2 Placement game win
2017-2018 USports 30 18 - 10 - 2 117 96 38 1.27 4 Placement game win
2018-2019 USports 30 10 - 17 - 3 77 102 23 0.77 6 Conference QF loss
2019-2020 USports 30 19 - 9 - 2 113 92 40 1.33 2 Playoffs Interrupted
2020-2021 USports 0 0 - 0 - - 0 0 0 - - Season Cancelled
2021-2022 USports 22 5 - 14 2 1 56 84 15 0.68 6 First round loss
2022-2023 USports 18 4 - 10 1 3 42 60 13 0.72 6 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
2017-2018 University Cup 1 0 - 1 - - 6 8 - - - Quarterfinal loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Remy Giftopoulos (F) 2022-2023 Sterzing/Vipiteno AlpsHL 20 11 14 25 4
2. Stephen Harper (F) 2022-2023 Düsseldorfer EG DEL 23 10 12 22 6
3. Brett Thompson (F) 2022-2023 Selber Wölfe DEL2 17 4 13 17 4
4. Johnny Corneil (F) 2022-2023 Ringerike Norway 23 7 8 15 12
5. Ross MacDougall (D) 2022-2023 Univ. of New Brunswick USports 18 2 13 15 14
6. Mason McCarty (F) 2022-2023 Kalamazoo Wings ECHL 17 6 7 13 14
7. Matt Pufahl (D) 2022-2023 Eston Ramblers SVHL 8 2 11 13 8
8. Garrett McFadden (D) 2022-2023 Reading Royals ECHL 17 0 9 9 2
9. Keith Delaney (F) 2022-2023 HGOE CeeBee Stars AESHL 5 3 5 8 0
10. Ryan Foss (F) 2022-2023 Norfolk Admirals ECHL 18 2 6 8 0
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Greg Clancy (F) 97 87 125 212
2. Todd Annand (F) 90 78 110 188
3. Duane Dennis (F) 102 85 98 183
4. Jason Weaver (F) 98 83 97 180
5. Kevin Knopp (D) 131 55 122 177
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Greg Clancy (F) 97 87 125 212
2. Duane Dennis (F) 102 85 98 183
3. Jason Weaver (F) 98 83 97 180
4. Greg Rowe (F) 67 80 70 150
5. Chad Cavanagh (F) 94 79 35 114
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Greg Clancy (F) 97 87 125 212
2. Kevin Knopp (D) 131 55 122 177
3. Todd Annand (F) 90 78 110 188
4. Christian Skoryna (F) 72 50 108 158
5. Doug Irwin (D) 59 22 106 128
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Mike Dawson (D) 88 38 90 461
2. Greg Rowe (F) 67 80 150 435
3. Liam Maaskant (D) 132 11 41 430
4. Craig Kitchener (F) 56 53 136 391
5. Mark McFarlane (F) 87 31 85 349
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Brett Thompson (F) 141 60 91 151
2. Tyler Ferry (D) 141 7 33 40
3. Jonathan Laberge (F) 139 53 72 125
4. Matt Quinn (F) 137 33 41 74
5. Chris Owens (D) 134 34 90 124
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Greg Clancy (F) 97 87 212 2.19
2. Christian Skoryna (F) 72 50 158 2.19
3. Rob MacInnis (D) 41 27 85 2.07
4. Darren Colbourne (F) 46 49 94 2.04
5. Ron Richardson (F) 1 0 2 2.00
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Duane Dennis (F) 1993-1994 CIAU 26 35 39 74 2.85 68
2. Christian Skoryna (F) 1996-1997 CIAU 27 22 45 67 2.48 66
3. Greg Clancy (F) 1994-1995 CIAU 25 24 37 61 2.44 18
4. Jason Weaver (F) 1995-1996 CIAU 26 25 34 59 2.27 67
5. Greg Clancy (F) 1996-1997 CIAU 27 25 33 58 2.15 34
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Duane Dennis (F) 1993-1994 CIAU 26 35 39 74 2.85 68
2. Chad Cavanagh (F) 2000-2001 CIAU 28 28 9 37 1.32 38
3. Darren Colbourne (F) 1989-1990 CIAU 21 27 23 50 2.38 51
4. Chad Cavanagh (F) 2002-2003 CIS 27 27 11 38 1.41 14
5. Jason Weaver (F) 1995-1996 CIAU 26 25 34 59 2.27 67
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Christian Skoryna (F) 1996-1997 CIAU 27 22 45 67 2.48 66
2. George Dupont (F) 1992-1993 CIAU 26 13 44 57 2.19 24
3. John Saunders (D) 1979-1980 CIAU 29 14 43 57 1.97 -
4. Paul Doherty (D) 1996-1997 CIAU 28 6 42 48 1.71 106
5. Duane Dennis (F) 1993-1994 CIAU 26 35 39 74 2.85 68
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Mike Dawson (D) 1993-1994 CIAU 25 12 14 26 1.04 155
2. Mike Dawson (D) 1996-1997 CIAU 21 5 16 21 1.00 131
3. Greg Art (D) 1985-1986 CIAU 25 2 5 7 0.28 131
4. Greg Rowe (F) 1981-1982 CIAU 25 11 19 30 1.20 130
5. Craig O'Connor (D) 1986-1987 CIAU 24 6 8 14 0.58 129
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'1" 191 lbs 22.25
2021-2022 6'1" 189 lbs 23.45
2020-2021 6'1" 191 lbs 23.68
2019-2020 6'1" 192 lbs 23.64
2018-2019 6'1" 192 lbs 22.88
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