Team Facts
Plays in ECHL Team colours Black + Red + White + Gold Town Rapid City, SD, USA Founded 2008

2022-2023 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#31 Adam Carlson (G) 28 1994 Edina, MN, USA 6'3" 174 L 22/23
#1 Daniil Chechelev (G) Calgary Flames 21 2001 Khabarovsk, RUS 6'3" 187 R 22/23
DEFENSEMEN
#8 Kenton Helgesen (D) 28 1994 Fairview, AB, CAN 6'3" 194 L 22/23
#44 Tyson Helgesen (D) 25 1997 Fairview, AB, CAN 6'3" 205 L 22/23
#77 Simon Lavigne (D) 21 2001 Blainville, QC, CAN 6'3" 187 L 22/23
#27 Rhett Rhinehart (D) 21 2001 Lloydminster, AB, CAN 6'4" 223 R 22/23
#82 Carter Robertson (D) 22 2000 Holland Landing, ON, CAN 6'2" 179 L 22/23
#5 Quinn Wichers (D) 25 1997 Metcalfe, ON, CAN 6'4" 216 L 22/23
#25 Ryan Zuhlsdorf (D) 25 1997 Edina, MN, USA 5'11" 187 L 22/23
FORWARDS
#42 Alex Aleardi (C/RW) 30 1992 Fort Wayne, IN, USA 5'9" 170 R 22/23
#19 Calder Brooks (C/LW) 28 1994 Emerald Park, SK, CAN 6'0" 192 L 22/23
#9 Max Coatta (RW) 28 1994 Minnetonka, MN, USA 5'10" 198 R 22/23
#16 Zach Court (LW) 25 1997 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 5'10" 185 L 22/23
#11 Lucas Feuk (W/C) Calgary Flames 21 2001 Stockholm, SWE 6'0" 190 L 22/23
#23 Brett Gravelle (F) 27 1995 Forest Lake, MN, USA 6'1" 185 L 22/23
#13 Keegan Iverson (RW/C) 26 1996 Minneapolis, MN, USA 6'2" 214 R 22/23
#91 Rory Kerins (C/LW) Calgary Flames 20 2002 Caledon, ON, CAN 5'10" 174 L 24/25
#88 Garrett Klotz (LW) 34 1988 Regina, SK, CAN 6'5" 234 L 22/23
#45 Colton Leiter (C/D) 26 1996 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'1" 201 R 22/23
#22 Matt Marcinew (C/RW) 29 1993 Calgary, AB, CAN 5'10" 190 R 22/23
#71 Jonathon Martin (RW/C) 27 1995 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'2" 216 R 22/23
#28 Logan Nelson (C) 29 1993 Rogers, MN, USA 6'1" 209 R 22/23
#7 Ilya Nikolayev (C) Calgary Flames 21 2001 Yaroslavl, RUS 6'0" 190 L 24/25
#20 Keanu Yamamoto (RW) 26 1996 Spokane, WA, USA 5'10" 170 R 22/23
Position: G: 2, D: 7, F: 15 | Av Age: 25.54 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt: 195 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 13 players
8 players
2 players
1 player
Experience Rapid City Rush: 1 050 GP
SHL: 15 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 150 GP
Liiga: 17 GP
AHL: 621 GP
Affiliated Team(s) Calgary Flames (NHL)
Calgary Wranglers (AHL)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Location Rapid City, SD, USA Capacity 5 132 Construction Year 1977
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/25/2022
11/25/2022 Confirmed Leaving Callum Fryer (D) Leaving for Norfolk Admirals
11/22/2022
11/22/2022 Confirmed Joining Carter Robertson (D) Joining from Norfolk Admirals
11/22/2022 Confirmed Leaving Tanner Schachle (F) Leaving for Norfolk Admirals
11/22/2022 Confirmed Leaving Brad Arvanitis (G) Leaving for Tulsa Oilers
11/16/2022
11/16/2022 Up/Down Joining Rory Kerins (F) Joining from Calgary Wranglers
11/16/2022 Up/Down Joining Simon Lavigne (D) Joining from Calgary Wranglers
11/06/2022
11/06/2022 Up/Down Leaving Rory Kerins (F) Leaving for Calgary Wranglers
11/06/2022 Up/Down Leaving Simon Lavigne (D) Leaving for Calgary Wranglers
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
2008-2009 CHL 64 22 - 33 - 9 183 231 53 0.83 13 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 CHL 64 43 - 14 - 7 253 197 93 1.45 2 Champion
2010-2011 CHL 66 40 - 22 - 4 210 200 84 1.27 1 Conference Final loss
2011-2012 CHL 66 38 - 22 - 6 226 176 82 1.24 4 Conference SF loss
2012-2013 CHL 66 35 - 24 - 7 177 179 77 1.17 4 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 CHL 66 39 - 23 - 4 220 189 82 1.24 4 Quarterfinal loss
2014-2015 ECHL 72 37 - 28 - 7 218 206 81 1.13 2 Division Final loss
2015-2016 ECHL 72 30 - 35 - 7 177 210 67 0.93 4 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 ECHL 72 26 - 38 - 8 215 256 60 0.83 7 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 ECHL 72 25 - 41 - 6 203 268 56 0.78 7 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 ECHL 72 30 - 33 - 9 168 225 69 0.96 6 Did not make playoffs
2019-2020 ECHL 60 29 - 25 - 6 181 200 64 1.07 5 Playoffs Cancelled
2020-2021 ECHL 71 32 - 35 - 4 197 232 68 0.96 7 Did not make playoffs
2021-2022 ECHL 72 36 - 25 - 11 241 232 83 1.15 2 Division Final loss
2022-2023 ECHL 19 11 - 8 - 0 73 61 22 1.16 3 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Mikhail Stefanovich (F) 2022-2023 Shakhter Soligorsk Belarus 30 15 24 39 31
2. Robin Soudek (F) 2022-2023 SC Riessersee Germany3 18 17 18 35 2
3. Joey Sides (F) 2022-2023 ERV Schweinfurt Germany4 16 14 16 30 51
4. Tyler Coulter (F) 2022-2023 HC Innsbruck ICEHL 23 15 11 26 11
5. Brandon Magee (F) 2022-2023 GKS Katowice Poland 25 12 14 26 6
6. Nick Miglio (F) 2022-2023 Selber Wölfe DEL2 24 13 12 25 14
7. Hunter Garlent (F) 2022-2023 Lausitzer Füchse DEL2 24 11 14 25 10
8. Alex Rauter (F) 2022-2023 Yokohama Grits Asia League 20 7 17 24 26
9. Garrett Milan (F) 2022-2023 Pensacola Ice Flyers SPHL 16 5 18 23 19
10. Kevin Spinozzi (D) 2022-2023 Bordeaux Ligue Magnus 22 10 12 22 14
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jesse Schultz (F) 234 99 176 275
2. Scott Wray (F) 314 106 130 236
3. Riley Weselowski (D) 517 39 156 195
4. Konrad Reeder (F) 153 87 107 194
5. Les Reaney (F) 186 70 124 194
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Scott Wray (F) 314 106 130 236
2. Jesse Schultz (F) 234 99 176 275
3. Konrad Reeder (F) 153 87 107 194
4. Les Reaney (F) 186 70 124 194
5. Derek LeBlanc (F) 171 70 60 130
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jesse Schultz (F) 234 99 176 275
2. Riley Weselowski (D) 517 39 156 195
3. Scott Wray (F) 314 106 130 236
4. Les Reaney (F) 186 70 124 194
5. Konrad Reeder (F) 153 87 107 194
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Riley Weselowski (D) 517 39 195 440
2. Justin Sawyer (D) 119 5 18 405
3. Garrett Klotz (F) 142 12 35 367
4. Scott Wray (F) 314 106 236 359
5. Kevin Harvey (F) 93 14 36 358
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Riley Weselowski (D) 517 39 156 195
2. Scott Wray (F) 314 106 130 236
3. Jesse Schultz (F) 234 99 176 275
4. Winston Day Chief (F) 202 63 86 149
5. Scott Brannon (F) 200 32 41 73
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Hudson Elynuik (F) 2 1 3 1.50
2. Kelly Klima (F) 3 4 4 1.33
3. Ryan Menei (F) 66 39 87 1.32
4. Matt Marcinew (F) 19 12 25 1.32
5. Konrad Reeder (F) 153 87 194 1.27
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ryan Menei (F) 2010-2011 CHL 66 39 48 87 1.32 31
2. Les Reaney (F) 2009-2010 CHL 64 28 58 86 1.34 150
3. Jesse Schultz (F) 2013-2014 CHL 66 23 62 85 1.29 26
4. Konrad Reeder (F) 2011-2012 CHL 65 37 45 82 1.26 37
5. Shawn Limpright (F) 2011-2012 CHL 65 28 53 81 1.25 83
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ryan Menei (F) 2010-2011 CHL 66 39 48 87 1.32 31
2. Konrad Reeder (F) 2011-2012 CHL 65 37 45 82 1.26 37
3. Jesse Schultz (F) 2014-2015 ECHL 70 34 43 77 1.10 65
4. Konrad Reeder (F) 2013-2014 CHL 55 34 36 70 1.27 35
5. Scott Wray (F) 2009-2010 CHL 64 31 47 78 1.22 70
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jesse Schultz (F) 2013-2014 CHL 66 23 62 85 1.29 26
2. Les Reaney (F) 2009-2010 CHL 64 28 58 86 1.34 150
3. Shawn Limpright (F) 2011-2012 CHL 65 28 53 81 1.25 83
4. Ryan Menei (F) 2010-2011 CHL 66 39 48 87 1.32 31
5. Scott Wray (F) 2009-2010 CHL 64 31 47 78 1.22 70
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Justin Sawyer (D) 2012-2013 CHL 59 0 2 2 0.03 238
2. Kevin Harvey (F) 2010-2011 CHL 37 4 4 8 0.22 194
3. Jason Goulet (D) 2008-2009 CHL 52 0 6 6 0.12 165
4. Colt King (F) 2009-2010 CHL 52 28 22 50 0.96 163
5. Garrett Klotz (F) 2018-2019 ECHL 39 8 7 15 0.39 161
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'1" 195 lbs 25.54
2021-2022 6'1" 197 lbs 27.29
2020-2021 6'0" 190 lbs 27.18
2019-2020 6'0" 187 lbs 26.13
2018-2019 6'1" 195 lbs 26.55
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