Team Facts

2013-2014 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#1 Mike Condon (G) 29 1990 Holliston, MA, USA 6'2" 196 L
#29 Mathieu Corbeil (G) 27 1991 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'6" 209 L
#29 Peter Delmas (G) 29 1990 Alliston, ON, CAN 6'3" 198 L
#30 Eric Hartzell (G) 29 1989 White Bear Lake, MN, USA 6'4" 205 L
#29 Billy Higgins (G) 37 1981 Wheeling, WV, USA 5'10" 165 R
#29 Peter Mannino (G) 35 1984 Farmington Hills, MI, USA 6'1" 196 L
#1 John McFarland (G) 24 1994 Wheeling, WV, USA 5'9" 185 L
#30 Kieran Millan (G) 29 1989 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'0" 190 L
#30 Brooks Ostergard (G) 32 1987 Chagrin Falls, OH, USA 6'2" 190 L
#29 Alex Westlund (G) 43 1975 Flemington Village, NJ, USA 5'9" 181 R
DEFENSEMEN
#12 Jake Areshenko (D) 30 1988 Port Coquitlam, BC, CAN 6'0" 201 L
#5 Ryan Blair (D) 33 1986 Ashburn, VA, USA 6'4" 209 L
#26 Alex Boak (D) 29 1989 Potsdam, NY, USA 6'1" 216 R
#4 Paul Cianfrini (D) 30 1989 Dundas, ON, CAN 6'0" 205 L
#27 Nicholas D'Agostino (D) 28 1990 Mississauga, ON, CAN 6'2" 203 L
#8 Barry Goers (D)   “A” 32 1986 Ivyland, PA, USA 5'9" 174 R
#14 Matt Grassi (D) 30 1989 Burnaby, BC, CAN 6'3" 216 R
#6
Myles Harvey (D) 30 1988 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'5" 225 L
#20 Nicholas Kuqali (D) 34 1985 Dallas, TX, USA 6'3" 209 R
#3 Peter Merth (D) 31 1987 New Westminster, BC, CAN 6'3" 225 R
#32 Ryley Miller (D) 26 1992 Spruce Grove, AB, CAN 6'0" 170 L
#2 Mike Ratchuk (D/LW) 31 1988 Buffalo, NY, USA 5'10" 190 L
#3
Harrison Ruopp (D) 26 1993 Zehner, SK, CAN 6'3" 192 R
#18 Drew Schiestel (D) 30 1989 Hamilton, ON, CAN 6'1" 198 L
#9 Dustin Stevenson (D) 29 1989 Gull Lake, SK, CAN 6'3" 216 L
#3 Gentry Zollars (D/LW) 33 1986 Pittsburgh, PA, USA 6'0" 190 L
FORWARDS
#19 Derek Army (C) 28 1991 North Kingstown, RI, USA 5'11" 170 R
#10 Shane Bakker (C) 31 1987 Ottawa, ON, CAN 6'4" 209 L
#20 Jarrett Burton (C) 28 1990 Echo Bay, ON, CAN 6'0" 187 L
#26 Alexandre Carrier (RW) 28 1991 St-Elzéar, QC, CAN 6'2" 203 R
#18 Ben Duffy (C) 27 1992 Lower Sackville, NS, CAN 5'10" 174 R
#5 Tyler Fernandez (LW) 30 1988 Bloomfield, CT, USA 5'9" 190 R
#20 Ryan Flanigan (F) 30 1988 Rochester, NY, USA 6'0" 174 L
#23 Stefan Fournier (RW) 27 1992 Dorval, QC, CAN 6'3" 225 R
#21 Sahir Gill (C/LW) 27 1992 Terrace, BC, CAN 5'11" 170 L
#98 Chaz Johnson (RW)   “A” 35 1984 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'1" 216 R
#22 Tom Kühnhackl (RW/LW) 27 1992 Landshut, GER 6'2" 196 L
#20 Jacob Lagacé (C/RW) 29 1990 St-Hyacinthe, QC, CAN 5'10" 196 R
#18 Stephen MacAulay (LW/C) 27 1992 Cole Harbour, NS, CAN 6'2" 183 L
#7 Max MacKay (RW) 28 1991 Cranston, RI, USA 6'1" 185 R
#22 Jack MacLellan (LW) 30 1988 Richmond Hill, ON, CAN 5'11" 185 L
#27 Denver Manderson (LW)   “A” 30 1989 Fergus, ON, CAN 5'10" 174 R
#13 Patrick McGrath (RW) 26 1993 Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA 5'10" 201 R
#11 Christiaan Minella (RW) 33 1985 Aurora, CO, USA 6'2" 205 R
#23 Colin Mulvey (RW) 28 1990 Worcester, MA, USA 5'10" 174 R
#17 Carter Rowney (C/RW) 30 1989 Sexsmith, AB, CAN 6'2" 205 R
#24 Justin Smith (F) 31 1988 Hampton Plains, NS, CAN 6'2" 205 R
#16 Cody Sylvester (C/LW) 27 1992 Kelowna, BC, CAN 5'11" 192 L
#15 Zack Torquato (C) 29 1989 Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN 6'0" 194 R
Jordy Trottier (F) 30 1988 Bozeman, MT, USA 5'11" 181 R
#10 Anton Zlobin (RW/LW) 26 1993 Moskva, RUS 5'11" 196 R
#19 Scott Zurevinski (F) 30 1988 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 6'2" 216 L
Position: G:7 D:13 F:23 | Av Age: 24.33 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 196 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name WesBanco Arena
  • Location Wheeling, WV, USA
  • Capacity 5 406
  • Construction Year 1977
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
04/10/2019
04/10/2019 Loan Leaving Matt O'Connor (G) Leaving for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
04/08/2019
04/08/2019 Confirmed Joining Jordan Neamonitis (G) Joining from No team
04/05/2019
04/05/2019 Confirmed Joining Max Coatta (F) Joining from Minnesota State Univ. (Mankato)
03/29/2019
03/29/2019 Confirmed Joining Jack MacNee (D) Joining from Hobart College
03/26/2019
03/26/2019 Confirmed Joining Phil Johansson (D) Joining from Amherst College
03/22/2019
03/22/2019 Confirmed Joining Lucas Kohls (D) Joining from Univ. of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
03/19/2019
03/19/2019 Confirmed Joining Nicolas Erb Ekholm (F) Joining from Univ. of Alaska-Anchorage
03/12/2019
03/12/2019 Confirmed Joining Conor O'Neil (F) Joining from Univ. of Vermont
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Wheeling Thunderbirds
1992-1993 ECHL 64 40 - 16 - 8 314 223 88 1 Final loss
1993-1994 ECHL 68 38 - 23 - 7 327 289 83 8 Semifinal loss
1994-1995 ECHL 68 46 - 17 - 5 313 243 97 1 First round loss
1995-1996 ECHL 70 42 - 23 - 5 289 261 89 7 Quarterfinal loss
Wheeling Nailers
1996-1997 ECHL 70 36 - 29 - 5 298 291 77 13 First round loss
1997-1998 ECHL 70 37 - 24 - 9 255 255 83 7 Conference Final loss
1998-1999 ECHL 70 27 - 37 - 6 206 249 60 26 Did not make playoffs
1999-2000 ECHL 70 25 - 40 - 5 202 246 55 25 Did not make playoffs
2000-2001 ECHL 72 24 - 40 - 8 192 277 56 25 Did not make playoffs
2001-2002 ECHL 72 36 - 32 - 4 213 208 76 20 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 ECHL 72 28 - 41 - 3 193 261 59 24 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 ECHL 72 51 - 17 - 4 259 188 106 2 Conference QF loss
2004-2005 ECHL 72 38 - 29 - 5 171 173 81 19 Did not make playoffs
2005-2006 ECHL 72 45 - 21 - 6 247 186 96 7 Conference SF loss
2006-2007 ECHL 72 32 - 34 - 6 215 255 70 13 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 ECHL 72 22 - 43 - 7 186 284 51 15 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 ECHL 72 36 - 28 - 8 263 260 80 6 Conference QF loss
2009-2010 ECHL 72 33 - 32 - 7 240 249 73 10 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 ECHL 72 38 - 29 - 5 230 210 81 4 Conference Final loss
2011-2012 ECHL 72 37 - 26 - 9 219 202 83 6 Conference QF loss
2012-2013 ECHL 72 31 - 29 - 12 193 225 74 10 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 ECHL 72 39 - 27 - 6 216 196 84 2 -
2014-2015 ECHL 72 37 - 33 - 2 210 213 76 4 Division Semifinal loss
2015-2016 ECHL 72 37 - 26 - 9 214 211 83 2 Final loss
2016-2017 ECHL 72 34 - 30 - 8 244 239 76 5 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 ECHL 72 35 - 28 - 9 248 245 79 5 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 ECHL 72 31 - 31 - 10 239 240 72 6 Did not make playoffs
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Tim Crowder (F) 2018-2019 Coventry Blaze EIHL 60 27 41 68 30
2. Nick Petersen (F) 2018-2019 Klagenfurter AC EBEL 54 26 39 65 41
3. Ben Duffy (F) 2018-2019 Norfolk Admirals ECHL 70 26 37 63 2
4. Josh Shalla (F) 2018-2019 Indy Fuel ECHL 69 30 31 61 14
5. Stephen MacAulay (F) 2018-2019 Tölzer Löwen DEL2 51 25 36 61 48
6. Chris Francis (F) 2018-2019 Saale Bulls Halle Germany3 26 21 38 59 8
7. Cody Sylvester (F) 2018-2019 EC Bad Nauheim DEL2 46 24 34 58 34
8. Tim Wallace (F) 2018-2019 Milton Keynes Lightning EIHL 60 21 36 57 58
9. Paul Crowder (F) 2018-2019 Fife Flyers EIHL 48 24 32 56 58
10. John Siemer (F) 2018-2019 Macon Mayhem SPHL 56 16 39 55 33
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tim Tisdale (F) 198 105 166 271
2. Darren Schwartz (F) 197 143 119 262
3. Steve Gibson (F) 191 126 126 252
4. Tim Roberts (D) 215 50 180 230
5. Sean Collins (F) 174 69 139 208
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Darren Schwartz (F) 197 143 119 262
2. Steve Gibson (F) 191 126 126 252
3. Tim Tisdale (F) 198 105 166 271
4. Derek DeCosty (F) 190 100 103 203
5. Vadim Slivchenko (F) 145 88 99 187
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tim Roberts (D) 215 50 180 230
2. Tim Tisdale (F) 198 105 166 271
3. Sean Collins (F) 174 69 139 208
4. Zack Torquato (F) 229 66 129 195
5. Steve Gibson (F) 191 126 126 252
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Stefan Brännare (F) 231 27 73 677
2. Matt Van Horlick (D) 172 17 44 675
3. T.J. Reynolds (D) 151 7 32 669
4. Brock Woods (D) 193 37 122 639
5. Darren Schwartz (F) 197 143 262 561
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Danny Fick (D) 258 16 60 76
2. Stefan Brännare (F) 231 27 46 73
3. Cliff Loya (D) 231 7 40 47
4. Zack Torquato (F) 229 66 129 195
5. Paul Cianfrini (D) 217 6 49 55
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Devin Edgerton (F) 57 46 117 2.053
2. Robert Guillet (F) 15 16 30 2.000
3. Yves Sarault (F) 2 1 4 2.000
4. Paul Thompson (F) 1 1 2 2.000
5. Rob Sirianni (F) 18 17 33 1.833
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Devin Edgerton (F) 1992-1993 ECHL 57 46 71 117 2.05 34
2. Darren Schwartz (F) 1992-1993 ECHL 62 62 52 114 1.84 212
3. John Varga (F) 1996-1997 ECHL 66 56 45 101 1.53 84
4. Steve Gibson (F) 1995-1996 ECHL 70 42 53 95 1.36 54
5. Keli Corpse (F) 1995-1996 ECHL 63 32 62 94 1.49 40
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Darren Schwartz (F) 1992-1993 ECHL 62 62 52 114 1.84 212
2. John Varga (F) 1996-1997 ECHL 66 56 45 101 1.53 84
3. Darren Schwartz (F) 1993-1994 ECHL 67 54 38 92 1.37 201
4. Devin Edgerton (F) 1992-1993 ECHL 57 46 71 117 2.05 34
5. Bryan Ewing (F) 2008-2009 ECHL 67 43 48 91 1.36 56
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Devin Edgerton (F) 1992-1993 ECHL 57 46 71 117 2.05 34
2. Keli Corpse (F) 1995-1996 ECHL 63 32 62 94 1.49 40
3. Eric Royal (F) 1996-1997 ECHL 70 31 62 92 1.31 68
4. Tim Roberts (D) 1993-1994 ECHL 66 18 58 76 1.15 68
5. Tim Roberts (D) 1994-1995 ECHL 61 16 58 74 1.21 62
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. T.J. Reynolds (D) 2002-2003 ECHL 71 2 8 10 0.14 371
2. Jason Hamilton (D) 2000-2001 ECHL 41 2 2 4 0.10 333
3. Rob Trumbley (F) 1995-1996 ECHL 51 8 10 18 0.35 321
4. Bruce Watson (F) 2001-2002 ECHL 58 7 11 18 0.31 314
5. Trevor Senn (F) 1992-1993 ECHL 53 14 21 35 0.66 301
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'2" 198 lbs 24.96
2017-2018 6'1" 189 lbs 25.56
2016-2017 6'1" 190 lbs 25.63
2015-2016 6'0" 190 lbs 24.52
2014-2015 6'0" 194 lbs 24.52
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