Team Facts

2017-2018 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#1 Ryan de Melo (G) 27 1990 ON, CAN 6'2" 165 L
#31 Ian Sylves (G) 24 1994 Sloan, NY, USA 6'0" 205 L 17/18
DEFENSEMEN
#2 Bo Driscoll (D) 27 1991 Chelmsford, MA, USA 5'8" 181 L
#4 Robbie Hall (D) 26 1992 Schaumburg, IL, USA 5'10" 174 L 17/18
#5 Brandon Lubin (D) 27 1991 Commerce Township, MI, USA 6'1" 205 R 17/18
#8 Cory Melkert (D) 27 1990 Kenmore, ON, CAN 6'5" 212 L 18/19
#44 Brendan Mitchell (D) 25 1992 Stonewall, MB, CAN 6'0" 185 R 17/18
#27 Frank Schumacher (D) 24 1993 Brighton, MI, USA 6'1" 205 L 17/18
FORWARDS
#24 Dylan Clarke (LW) 31 1986 Belleville, ON, CAN 6'2" 174 L 17/18
#9 Nick D'Avolio (F) 27 1991 North Riverside, IL, USA 5'11" 174 L
#11 Tyler Deresky (F) 25 1992 Flemington, NJ, USA 6'0" 205 R 17/18
#17 Mike Fazio (F) 25 1992 Bartlett, IL, USA 6'0" 190 -
#96 Nick Lazorko (LW) 29 1989 Rockwall, TX, USA 6'0" 185 L
#14 Shayne Morrissey (C/D) 26 1992 St. John's, NL, CAN 5'9" 181 L
#61 Chase Nieuwendyk (F) 27 1991 Georgetown, ON, CAN 6'1" 183 L
#84 Mark Petaccio (RW) 24 1994 Sicklerville, NJ, USA 6'3" 187 R 17/18
#21 John Scorcia (F) 28 1990 Hudson, FL, USA 5'10" 201 - 17/18
#20 Carter Shinkaruk (F) 26 1991 Langley, BC, CAN 5'10" 185 R 17/18
#16 Hunter Stewart (F) 24 1993 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'0" 190 L
#12 Tyler VanKleef (F) 26 1992 Dundas, ON, CAN 6'0" 181 L 17/18
#19 Dave Williams (F) 28 1990 Okotoks, AB, CAN 6'1" 194 L 17/18
Position: G:2 D:6 F:13 | Av Age: 25.33 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 189 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
05/07/2018
05/07/2018 Confirmed Leaving Cory Melkert (D) Leaving for Neuilly-sur-Marne
02/26/2018
02/26/2018 Loan Leaving Brandon Lubin (D) Leaving for Fort Wayne Komets
02/22/2018
02/22/2018 Loan Leaving Brendan Mitchell (D) Leaving for Indy Fuel
01/25/2018
01/25/2018 Loan Leaving Tomas Sholl (G) Leaving for Adirondack Thunder
01/18/2018
01/18/2018 Loan Leaving Tyler VanKleef (F) Leaving for Wichita Thunder
01/04/2018
01/04/2018 Loan Leaving Cory Melkert (D) Leaving for Wichita Thunder
12/18/2017
12/18/2017 Loan Leaving Tyler Deresky (F) Leaving for Rapid City Rush
12/10/2017
12/10/2017 Loan Leaving Justin MacDonald (F) Leaving for Adirondack Thunder
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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
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Tyler Gjurich (F) 2017-2018 Watertown Wolves FHL 47 56 40 96 80
2. Josh Harris (F) 2017-2018 Birmingham Bulls SPHL 52 26 23 49 64
3. Andrew Harrison (F) 2017-2018 Danville Dashers FHL 34 18 20 38 18
4. Brad Cuzner (F) 2017-2018 EHC Zweibrücken Germany4 11 13 11 24 66
5. Austin McKay (F) 2017-2018 Greenville Swamp Rabbits ECHL 61 10 13 23 40
6. Phil Bronner (F) 2017-2018 Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs SPHL 49 7 16 23 60
7. Luke Sandler (F) 2017-2018 Atlanta Gladiators ECHL 65 10 12 22 190
8. Daniel Vernace (F) 2017-2018 Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs SPHL 35 9 13 22 26
9. Stephen Gallo (D) 2017-2018 Watertown Wolves FHL 28 3 17 20 65
10. Brad Cuzner (F) 2017-2018 Karhu HT Suomi-sarja 15 7 10 17 38
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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. Justin MacDonald (F) 42 21 48 1.143
2. Dylan Clarke (F) 51 23 52 1.020
3. Hunter Stewart (F) 8 4 8 1.000
4. Nick Lazorko (F) 24 11 23 0.958
5. John Scorcia (F) 92 30 83 0.902
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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
2017-2018 6'0" 189 lbs 25.33
2016-2017 6'1" 191 lbs 24.78
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