Team Facts

2018-2019 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#1 Ryan de Melo (G) 28 1990 ON, CAN 6'2" 165 L
Ed Minney (G) 22 1996 Wind Gap, PA, USA 6'5" 196 L
Braeden Ostepchuk (G) 25 1993 Lethbridge, AB, CAN 6'0" 194 L
DEFENSEMEN
Taylor Cutting (D) 23 1994 Royersford, PA, USA 6'0" 203 L Try-out
#74 Tyler Howe (F/D) 27 1991 Falmouth, MA, USA 6'6" 229 R 17/18
#5 Brandon Lubin (D) 27 1991 Commerce Township, MI, USA 6'1" 205 R 18/19
#2 Ben Owen (D) 25 1993 Allen, TX, USA 6'1" 194 R 18/19
#8 Rory Rawlyk (D) 35 1983 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'5" 218 L
#24 Ross Scherma (D) 25 1993 Seekonk, MA, USA 5'10" 181 - 17/18
#44 Nick Wright (D) 25 1993 New Boston, MI, USA 6'4" 209 R
FORWARDS
#96 Mitch Atkins (F) 24 1994 Kitchener, ON, CAN 5'11" 185 R
#10 Scott Donohue (F) 22 1996 Commack, NY, USA 5'11" 185 L
#7 Mike Fazio (F) 26 1992 Bartlett, IL, USA 6'0" 190 - 18/19
#91 Fred Hein (F) 28 1990 North Reading, MA, USA 6'0" 181 L
George Holt (F) 27 1991 Rochester Hills, MI, USA 6'0" 201 L
#14 Shayne Morrissey (C/D) 26 1992 St. John's, NL, CAN 5'9" 181 L 17/18
#61 Chase Nieuwendyk (F) 27 1991 Georgetown, ON, CAN 6'1" 183 L
#17 Pijus Rulevicius (LW/RW) 26 1992 Warrenville, MI, USA 5'10" 203 L 18/19
#21 Eric Salzillo (F) 24 1994 Johnston, RI, USA 5'10" 154 R
#20 Carter Shinkaruk (F) 26 1991 Langley, BC, CAN 5'10" 185 R 17/18
Ryan Stayner (LW) 25 1993 Youngstown, NY, USA 6'1" 194 L 18/19
#4 Brandon Tucker (F) 22 1996 Colorado Springs, CO, USA 6'2" 194 R
#18 Beau Walker (F) 26 1992 West Richland, WA, USA 6'0" 185 R 18/19
Position: G:3 D:7 F:13 | Av Age: 25.7 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 192 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Ford Center
  • Location Evansville, IN, USA
  • Capacity 9 400
  • Construction Year 2011
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
10/20/2018
10/20/2018 Loan Leaving Ian Sylves (G) Leaving for Atlanta Gladiators
10/11/2018
10/11/2018 Confirmed Leaving Robbie Hall (D) Leaving for Wheeling Nailers
10/02/2018
10/02/2018 Confirmed Leaving Mark Petaccio (F) Leaving for Wheeling Nailers
08/23/2018
08/23/2018 Confirmed Leaving Tyler Deresky (F) Leaving for Atlanta Gladiators
08/09/2018
08/09/2018 Confirmed Leaving Cory Melkert (D) Leaving for Pensacola Ice Flyers
07/10/2018
07/10/2018 Confirmed Joining Ryan Stayner (F) Joining from Buffalo State College
07/10/2018 Confirmed Joining Beau Walker (F) Joining from Eastern Washington Univ.
07/10/2018 Confirmed Joining Pijus Rulevicius (F) Joining from Mississippi RiverKings
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2016-2017 SPHL 56 9 - 32 5 10 138 206 38 10 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 SPHL 56 27 - 20 - 9 186 191 63 6 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 SPHL 2 0 - 2 0 0 7 11 0 10 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Andrew Harrison (F) 2018-2019 Jutland Vikings Denmark2 7 3 3 6 38
2. Jackson Leef (F) 2018-2019 Brampton Beast ECHL 4 3 2 5 6
3. Justin MacDonald (F) 2018-2019 Atlanta Gladiators ECHL 4 2 0 2 0
4. Tommy Veilleux (F) 2018-2019 La Tuque Loups LHSAAAQ 1 1 1 2 8
5. Brad Bourke (D) 2018-2019 Stony Plain Eagles ACHW 4 1 1 2 2
6. Hunter Stewart (F) 2018-2019 Huntsville Havoc SPHL 2 0 2 2 0
7. Stephon Thorne (F) 2018-2019 Hamilton Steelhawks ACH 1 1 0 1 10
8. Phil Bronner (F) 2018-2019 Quad City Storm SPHL 1 0 1 1 0
9. Josh Harris (F) 2018-2019 Birmingham Bulls SPHL 2 0 1 1 6
10. Josh Elmes (D) 2018-2019 Rapid City Rush ECHL 4 0 1 1 5
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dave Williams (F) 110 42 49 91
2. John Scorcia (F) 92 30 53 83
3. Dylan Clarke (F) 51 23 29 52
4. Mark Petaccio (F) 68 23 26 49
5. Justin MacDonald (F) 42 21 27 48
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dave Williams (F) 110 42 49 91
2. John Scorcia (F) 92 30 53 83
3. Dylan Clarke (F) 51 23 29 52
4. Mark Petaccio (F) 68 23 26 49
5. Justin MacDonald (F) 42 21 27 48
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. John Scorcia (F) 92 30 53 83
2. Dave Williams (F) 110 42 49 91
3. Dylan Clarke (F) 51 23 29 52
4. Cory Melkert (D) 81 4 28 32
5. Justin MacDonald (F) 42 21 27 48
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Cory Melkert (D) 81 4 32 100
2. Dave Williams (F) 110 42 91 87
3. Mark Petaccio (F) 68 23 49 83
4. Ryan Patsch (F) 36 8 12 69
5. John Scorcia (F) 92 30 83 67
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dave Williams (F) 110 42 49 91
2. John Scorcia (F) 92 30 53 83
3. Frank Schumacher (D) 82 7 24 31
4. Cory Melkert (D) 81 4 28 32
5. Bo Driscoll (D) 71 4 7 11
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Pijus Rulevicius (F) 1 1 2 2.000
2. Eric Salzillo (F) 1 0 2 2.000
3. Justin MacDonald (F) 42 21 48 1.143
4. Dylan Clarke (F) 51 23 52 1.020
5. Hunter Stewart (F) 8 4 8 1.000
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dave Williams (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 56 21 32 53 0.95 43
2. Dylan Clarke (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 51 23 29 52 1.02 30
3. John Scorcia (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 56 17 34 51 0.91 49
4. Dave Williams (F) 2016-2017 SPHL 54 21 17 38 0.70 44
5. Mark Petaccio (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 52 18 19 37 0.71 73
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dylan Clarke (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 51 23 29 52 1.02 30
2. Dave Williams (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 56 21 32 53 0.95 43
3. Dave Williams (F) 2016-2017 SPHL 54 21 17 38 0.70 44
4. Mark Petaccio (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 52 18 19 37 0.71 73
5. John Scorcia (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 56 17 34 51 0.91 49
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. John Scorcia (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 56 17 34 51 0.91 49
2. Dave Williams (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 56 21 32 53 0.95 43
3. Dylan Clarke (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 51 23 29 52 1.02 30
4. Nick D'Avolio (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 56 11 24 35 0.63 34
5. Chase Nieuwendyk (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 53 10 23 33 0.62 17
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Mark Petaccio (F) 2017-2018 SPHL 52 18 19 37 0.71 73
2. Ryan Patsch (F) 2016-2017 SPHL 36 8 4 12 0.33 69
3. Nick Wright (D) 2017-2018 SPHL 12 0 0 0 0.00 58
4. Cory Melkert (D) 2016-2017 SPHL 31 2 8 10 0.32 55
5. Brendan Mitchell (D) 2017-2018 SPHL 52 0 7 7 0.13 50
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'1" 192 lbs 25.70
2017-2018 6'0" 190 lbs 26.33
2016-2017 6'1" 191 lbs 26.19
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