Team Facts
Plays in Southern Professional Hockey League Team colours Navy + Red + Gold + White Town Peoria, IL, USA Founded 1982

2022-2023 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#74 Josh Boyko (G) 25 1997 Mississauga, ON, CAN 5'10" 170 L 22/23
#1 Ben Churchfield (G) 26 1996 North Shields, GBR 6'1" 190 -
#3 Eric Levine (G) 34 1988 Wheeling, IL, USA 6'3" 185 L
DEFENSEMEN
Andrew Barber (D) 25 1997 Queensbury, NY, USA 6'1" 190 R
#18 Braydon Barker (D) 25 1996 Camrose, AB, CAN 6'2" 190 R
#4 Dale Deon (D) 30 1992 Georgetown, ON, CAN 5'11" 185 L
#25 Nick Neville (D) 29 1993 Bloomfield Hills, MI, USA 5'10" 172 R
#44 Brendan St-Louis (D) 22 2000 Baie-Comeau, QC, CAN 5'9" 185 L
#19 Zach Wilkie (D) 25 1997 Villa Park, IL, USA 6'0" 196 L
FORWARDS
#39 Ben Assad (RW/C) 26 1996 Calgary, AB, CAN 5'8" 161 R
#91 Alec Baer (C) 25 1997 St. Louis Park, MN, USA 5'10" 181 R
#8 Tyler Barrow (F) 25 1997 Massapequa, NY, USA 5'9" 170 L
#71 Cayden Cahill (C) 26 1996 Anchorage, AK, USA 5'8" 154 R
#7 Joseph Drapluk (F/D) 28 1994 Pembroke Pines, FL, USA 5'10" 170 L
#12 Jordan Ernst (LW) 25 1997 Mokena, IL, USA 6'0" 201 L
#58 Marcel Godbout (C/RW) 26 1996 Center Line, MI, USA 5'8" 174 R 22/23
#17 Alec Hagaman (F)   “C” 33 1989 Dunlap, IL, USA 6'1" 194 -
Robert Holyoke (F) 24 1998 Taunton, MA, USA 6'4" 220 L
Tyson Kirkby (F) 25 1997 Prescott, ON, CAN 6'0" 190 L
#13 Kasey Kulczycki (F) 29 1993 Laval, QC, CAN 5'9" 194 L
#16 Mitchell McPherson (F) 28 1994 Peoria, IL, USA 6'3" 209 R
#12 Austin Morgan (F) 25 1997 Novi, MI, USA 6'2" 170 R
#40 J.M. Piotrowski (F) 27 1995 Dallas, TX, USA 6'2" 194 R
Sam Renlund (F) 22 2000 Verona, WI, USA 5'11" 190 L
#28 Austin Wisely (F) 26 1996 Chillicothe, IL, USA 5'10" 190 R
Position: G: 3, D: 6, F: 16 | Av Age: 26.44 years | Av Ht: 5'11" | Av Wt: 185 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 17 players
7 players
1 player
Experience Peoria Rivermen: 1 347 GP
AHL: 1 GP
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Carver Arena Location Peoria, IL, USA Capacity 10 129 Construction Year 1982
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/10/2022
11/10/2022 Confirmed Joining Bailey Conger (F) Joining from Enköpings SK
11/09/2022
11/09/2022 Confirmed Joining Roy Kanda (D) Joining from S-Kiekko
08/02/2022
08/02/2022 Confirmed Leaving Marcel Godbout (F) Leaving for Allen Americans
08/02/2022 Confirmed Leaving Lordanthony Grissom (D) Leaving for Allen Americans
07/29/2022
07/29/2022 Confirmed Leaving Jack Berry (G) Leaving for Nottingham Panthers
07/17/2022
07/17/2022 Confirmed Leaving Tanner Hildebrandt (F) Leaving for Virserums SGF
06/03/2022
06/03/2022 Confirmed Leaving Paul-Antoine Deslauriers (F) Leaving for Kiruna IF
03/25/2022
03/25/2022 Confirmed Joining Jordan Ernst (F) Joining from Tulsa Oilers
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1992-1993 IHL 82 41 - 33 - 8 297 307 90 1.10 4 Quarterfinal loss
1993-1994 IHL 81 51 - 24 - 6 327 294 108 1.33 1 Quarterfinal loss
1994-1995 IHL 81 51 - 19 - 11 311 245 113 1.40 1 Quarterfinal loss
1995-1996 IHL 82 39 - 38 - 5 274 290 83 1.01 8 Conference SF loss
1996-1997 ECHL 70 43 - 21 - 6 308 219 92 1.31 2 Semifinal loss
1997-1998 ECHL 70 44 - 19 - 7 296 213 95 1.36 1 Conference QF loss
1998-1999 ECHL 70 39 - 25 - 6 243 230 84 1.20 2 Conference QF loss
1999-2000 ECHL 70 45 - 20 - 5 273 216 95 1.36 1 Champion
2000-2001 ECHL 72 45 - 17 - 10 238 182 100 1.39 1 Conference Final loss
2001-2002 ECHL 72 41 - 23 - 8 206 179 90 1.25 2 Division Semifinal loss
2002-2003 ECHL 72 48 - 17 - 7 241 181 103 1.43 2 Division Semifinal loss
2003-2004 ECHL 72 45 - 18 - 9 244 177 99 1.38 3 Division Final loss
2004-2005 ECHL 72 38 - 26 - 8 213 177 84 1.17 5 Did not make playoffs
2005-2006 AHL 80 36 - 26 10 8 253 226 100 1.25 3 Conference QF loss
2006-2007 AHL 80 30 - 33 7 10 221 242 84 1.05 5 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 AHL 80 31 - 33 7 9 247 242 85 1.06 7 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 AHL 80 34 - 31 9 6 215 211 92 1.15 2 Division Semifinal loss
2009-2010 AHL 80 26 - 33 12 9 233 248 85 1.06 5 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 AHL 80 42 - 30 3 5 223 218 92 1.15 3 Conference QF loss
2011-2012 AHL 76 31 - 33 8 4 217 207 82 1.08 4 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 AHL 76 23 - 35 10 8 183 218 74 0.97 5 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 SPHL 56 30 - 18 - 8 154 144 68 1.21 3 Quarterfinal loss
2014-2015 SPHL 56 36 - 17 - 3 186 149 75 1.34 1 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 SPHL 56 39 - 12 - 5 196 125 83 1.48 1 Final loss
2016-2017 SPHL 56 27 - 13 5 11 182 145 75 1.34 2 Final loss
2017-2018 SPHL 56 38 - 13 - 5 211 154 81 1.45 1 Final loss
2018-2019 SPHL 56 35 - 7 5 9 201 123 124 2.21 1 Quarterfinal loss
2019-2020 SPHL 46 33 - 8 - 5 150 105 71 1.54 1 Playoffs Cancelled
2021-2022 SPHL 56 38 - 11 - 7 219 126 83 1.48 3 Champion
2022-2023 SPHL 14 10 - 3 - 1 49 34 21 1.50 2 -
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Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Regan Nagy (F) 2022-2023 EC Harzer Falken Germany4 11 22 13 35 21
2. Nick Miglio (F) 2022-2023 Selber Wölfe DEL2 25 14 13 27 16
3. Jori Lehterä (F) 2022-2023 Tappara Liiga 26 4 23 27 6
4. Stefan Della Rovere (F) 2022-2023 Heilbronner Falken DEL2 26 9 16 25 37
5. Dustin Jesseau (F) 2022-2023 Danbury Hat Tricks FPHL 9 10 14 24 8
6. Jack Combs (F) 2022-2023 Allen Americans ECHL 18 11 11 22 12
7. Tanner Hildebrandt (F) 2022-2023 Virserums SGF Division 3 8 11 10 21 2
8. Eric Witzel (F) 2022-2023 Smiths Falls Rideaus EOSHL 11 6 15 21 4
9. Alex Pietrangelo (D) 2022-2023 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 23 3 18 21 4
10. Maxime St-Cyr (F) 2022-2023 Rivière-du-Loup 3L LNAH 14 10 10 20 0
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Doug Evans (F) 628 243 477 720
2. Michel Mongeau (F) 328 165 282 447
3. Grant Rezansoff (F) 371 135 217 352
4. Alec Hagaman (F) 357 139 198 337
5. Dave Thomlinson (F) 277 134 153 287
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Doug Evans (F) 628 243 477 720
2. Michel Mongeau (F) 328 165 282 447
3. Alec Hagaman (F) 357 139 198 337
4. Grant Rezansoff (F) 371 135 217 352
5. Dave Thomlinson (F) 277 134 153 287
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Doug Evans (F) 628 243 477 720
2. Michel Mongeau (F) 328 165 282 447
3. Grant Rezansoff (F) 371 135 217 352
4. Alec Hagaman (F) 357 139 198 337
5. Brad Kempthorne (F) 264 76 183 259
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Doug Evans (F) 628 243 720 1267
2. Trevor Baker (F) 297 82 199 986
3. Alec Hagaman (F) 357 139 337 945
4. Jason Lawmaster (D) 181 36 102 839
5. Kelly Chase (F) 109 35 78 760
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Doug Evans (F) 628 243 477 720
2. Richard Pion (F) 376 79 162 241
3. Grant Rezansoff (F) 371 135 217 352
4. Ron Hoover (F) 359 114 106 220
5. Alec Hagaman (F) 357 139 198 337
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Cliff Ronning (F) 12 11 31 2.58
2. Brent Cullaton (F) 7 8 16 2.29
3. David Bruce (F) 60 64 116 1.93
4. Tony Hrkac (F) 45 30 81 1.80
5. Perry Turnbull (F) 3 5 5 1.67
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Michel Mongeau (F) 1989-1990 IHL 73 39 78 117 1.60 53
2. David Bruce (F) 1990-1991 IHL 60 64 52 116 1.93 78
3. Ron Handy (F) 1987-1988 IHL 78 53 63 116 1.49 61
4. Nelson Emerson (F) 1990-1991 IHL 73 36 79 115 1.58 91
5. Jean-Guy Trudel (F) 1997-1998 ECHL 62 39 74 113 1.82 147
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. David Bruce (F) 1990-1991 IHL 60 64 52 116 1.93 78
2. Paul Fenton (F) 1982-1983 IHL 82 60 51 111 1.35 53
3. Ron Handy (F) 1987-1988 IHL 78 53 63 116 1.49 61
4. Dave Thomlinson (F) 1990-1991 IHL 80 53 54 107 1.34 107
5. Jim Vesey (F) 1988-1989 IHL 76 47 46 93 1.22 137
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Nelson Emerson (F) 1990-1991 IHL 73 36 79 115 1.58 91
2. Michel Mongeau (F) 1989-1990 IHL 73 39 78 117 1.60 53
3. Jean-Guy Trudel (F) 1997-1998 ECHL 62 39 74 113 1.82 147
4. Michel Mongeau (F) 1990-1991 IHL 73 41 65 106 1.45 114
5. Brad Kempthorne (F) 1982-1983 IHL 69 39 65 104 1.51 101
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Kelly Chase (F) 1990-1991 IHL 61 20 34 54 0.89 406
2. Ken Boone (F) 1998-1999 ECHL 61 3 4 7 0.12 318
3. Tony Twist (F) 1988-1989 IHL 67 3 8 11 0.16 312
4. Brad Voth (F) 2002-2003 ECHL 54 1 4 5 0.09 283
5. Kelly Chase (F) 1988-1989 IHL 38 14 7 21 0.55 278
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 5'11" 185 lbs 26.44
2021-2022 6'0" 191 lbs 27.77
2019-2020 6'1" 196 lbs 26.43
2018-2019 6'0" 197 lbs 27.16
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Franchise history
1926–1951 • Springfield Indians
1951–1954 • Syracuse Warriors
1954–1967 • Springfield Indians
1967–1974 • Springfield Kings
1974–1994 • Springfield Indians
1994–2005 • Worcester IceCats
2005–2013 • Peoria Rivermen