Team Facts
Plays in Ö Eishockey Liga (ÖEL) Full name EC Spittal an der Drau Hornets Town Spittal an der Drau Founded 1921

2022-2023 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
Lukas Ameisbichler (G) 17 2005 5'8" 150 R
Moritz Ameisbichler (G) 15 2007 5'5" 106 L Junior
Markus Bacher (G) 35 1987 Villach, AUT 5'10" 181 L 22/23
Stefan Bacher (G) 38 1984 5'10" 198 L 22/23
René Zauchner (G) 29 1993 6'4" 165 L 22/23
DEFENSEMEN
Manfred Eder (D) 27 1995 Villach, AUT 5'9" 176 R 22/23
Gert Karitnig (D) 25 1997 Villach, AUT 6'1" 185 R 22/23
Daniel Kronig (D) 28 1994 Villach, AUT 5'10" 172 L 22/23
Marcel Ott (D) 24 1998 5'7" 152 L
Daniel Rossbacher (D) 27 1996 5'10" 159 L 22/23
Peter Paul Sivec (D) 23 2000 Villach, AUT 5'11" 172 R 22/23
Domenik Steiner (D) 28 1994 6'4" 205 R
Marco Zorec (D) 32 1990 Villach, AUT 6'5" 216 L 22/23
FORWARDS
Noël Brunner (LW) 25 1997 Bolzano, ITA 5'7" 152 L 22/23
Kevin Essmann (C) 32 1991 Villach, AUT 6'0" 187 L 22/23
Julian Gratzer (F) 19 2004 5'5" 117 L
Michael Kabas (F) 38 1984 5'9" 157 L 22/23
Luca Komar (F) 26 1996 5'10" 154 L 22/23
Piersilvio Kronawetter (F) 22 2000 5'7" 148 R
Florian Kucher (F) 25 1997 Villach, AUT 5'6" 148 L 22/23
Daniel Nageler (RW) 36 1986 St. Veit an der Glan, AUT 6'0" 187 R 22/23
Nino Neuschitzer (F) 19 2003 5'11" 143 L
Joshua Ogertschnig (F) 18 2004 Spittal an der Drau, AUT 5'10" 150 L Junior
Philipp Ortner (F) 21 2001 5'8" 139 L
Florian Orzetek (F) 38 1984 6'3" 192 R 22/23
Marko Pranjic (F) 28 1995 6'2" 205 L
Tim Thaler (F) 21 2002 5'9" 154 L 22/23
Daniel Tschurnig (F) 28 1994 5'9" 157 L
Wolfgang Unterlerchner (F) 33 1989 6'1" 179 R 22/23
Christof Wappis (RW) 25 1997 Villach, AUT 5'9" 163 R 22/23
Lucas Wilblinger (F) 32 1990 5'8" 154 L 22/23
Daniel Zauchner (F) 24 1998 6'3" 159 L 22/23
Position: G: 5, D: 8, F: 19 | Av Age: 27.12 years | Av Ht: 5'10" | Av Wt: 165 lbs | Compare with other teams
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 30 players
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Experience EC SV Spittal: 1 252 GP
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Eis-Arena Spittal/Drau Location Spittal an der Drau Capacity Construction Year
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
07/31/2022
07/31/2022 Confirmed Joining Joshua Ogertschnig (F) Joining from EC-KAC U18
12/11/2021
12/11/2021 Confirmed Leaving Benjamin Zankl (F) Leaving for Kitzbüheler EC
10/22/2019
10/22/2019 Confirmed Joining Philipp Wohlfahrt (F) Joining from Villacher SV
10/22/2019 Confirmed Joining Daniel Nageler (F) Joining from EK Zell am See
11/30/2018
11/30/2018 Loan Leaving Florian Kucher (F) Leaving for EK Zell am See
10/17/2018
10/17/2018 Confirmed Joining Marcel Rauter (D) Joining from Villacher SV U20
10/17/2018 Confirmed Joining Florian Kucher (F) Joining from Graz99ers U20
09/01/2018
09/01/2018 Confirmed Joining Florian Rutter (D) Joining from USC Velden
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1983-1984 Austria3 10 5 1 4 - - 45 54 11 1.10 3 -
1985-1986 Austria3 8 - - - - - 41 22 12 1.50 2 -
2007-2008 Austria3 15 4 - 10 1 0 51 90 10 0.67 5 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 Austria4 17 11 - 6 0 0 101 67 33 1.94 4 Champion
2009-2010 Austria4 18 12 - 2 3 1 135 67 43 2.39 1 Final loss
2010-2011 Austria4 14 11 - 1 2 0 119 52 37 2.64 1 Champion
2011-2012 Austria4 18 7 - 9 1 1 76 72 24 1.33 4 Semifinal loss
2012-2013 Austria4 16 4 - 11 0 1 48 81 13 0.81 4 Semifinal loss
2013-2014 Austria4 14 9 - 3 0 1 62 56 29 2.07 5 Quarterfinal loss
2014-2015 Austria4 15 6 - 8 0 1 52 72 19 1.27 6 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 Austria4 16 6 - 9 1 0 44 66 20 1.25 5 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 Austria4 16 9 - 5 0 2 54 54 29 1.81 4 Semifinal loss
2017-2018 Austria4 18 6 - 9 1 2 76 74 22 1.22 4 Semifinal loss
2018-2019 Austria4 19 10 - 7 1 1 60 56 33 1.74 4 Final loss
2019-2020 Austria4 18 13 - 5 0 0 82 56 25 1.39 2 Semifinal loss
2021-2022 Austria3 15 5 - 8 2 0 55 61 19 1.27 4 Did not make playoffs
Austria4 15 5 - 8 2 0 55 61 19 1.27 4 Quarterfinal loss
2022-2023 Austria3 15 6 - 7 2 0 53 60 22 1.47 3 Did not make playoffs
Austria4 15 6 - 7 2 0 53 60 22 1.47 3 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Kristian Kravanja (F) 2022-2023 ESC Steindorf Austria3 14 6 16 22 12
2. Andreas Meixner (F) 2022-2023 ATSE Graz Austria3 13 4 5 9 12
3. Michael Johnstone (F) 2022-2023 Saugeen Shores Winterhawks WOAA 15 2 6 8 22
4. Benjamin Zankl (F) 2022-2023 UHT Dukes Graz Austria3 8 2 2 4 10
5. Marcel Rauter (D) 2022-2023 USC Velden Austria3 8 0 3 3 2
6. Philipp Wohlfahrt (F) 2022-2023 UHT Dukes Graz Austria3 6 1 0 1 33
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Kevin Essmann (F) 87 66 82 148
2. Daniel Kudler (F) 141 75 48 123
3. Marco Zorec (D) 68 40 61 101
4. Paul Spittau (F) 81 54 41 95
5. Wolfgang Unterlerchner (F) 145 21 50 71
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Daniel Kudler (F) 141 75 48 123
2. Kevin Essmann (F) 87 66 82 148
3. Paul Spittau (F) 81 54 41 95
4. Marco Zorec (D) 68 40 61 101
5. Luca Komar (F) 117 34 33 67
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Kevin Essmann (F) 87 66 82 148
2. Marco Zorec (D) 68 40 61 101
3. Wolfgang Unterlerchner (F) 145 21 50 71
4. Daniel Kudler (F) 141 75 48 123
5. Daniel Nageler (F) 33 17 46 63
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Florian Orzetek (F) 120 10 28 361
2. Martin Dobner (D) 89 5 47 195
3. Michael Kabas (F) 118 7 34 178
4. Martin Krassnitzer (F) 57 23 56 167
5. Daniel Kudler (F) 141 75 123 148
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Thomas Tilli (D) 150 7 42 49
2. Wolfgang Unterlerchner (F) 145 21 50 71
3. Daniel Kudler (F) 141 75 48 123
4. Florian Orzetek (F) 120 10 18 28
5. Michael Kabas (F) 118 7 27 34
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Daniel Nageler (F) 33 17 63 1.91
2. Kevin Essmann (F) 87 66 148 1.70
3. Wolfgang Klug (D) 15 5 24 1.60
4. Marco Zorec (D) 68 40 101 1.49
5. Kristian Kravanja (F) 32 14 47 1.47
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Kevin Essmann (F) 2021-2022 Austria3 15 13 21 34 2.27 2
2. Daniel Kudler (F) 2013-2014 Austria4 15 20 11 31 2.07 4
3. Kevin Essmann (F) 2019-2020 Austria4 16 14 15 29 1.81 12
4. Marco Zorec (D) 2017-2018 Austria4 18 14 15 29 1.61 16
5. Kristian Kravanja (F) 2013-2014 Austria4 15 7 20 27 1.80 14
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Daniel Kudler (F) 2013-2014 Austria4 15 20 11 31 2.07 4
2. Kevin Essmann (F) 2019-2020 Austria4 16 14 15 29 1.81 12
3. Marco Zorec (D) 2017-2018 Austria4 18 14 15 29 1.61 16
4. Kevin Essmann (F) 2021-2022 Austria3 15 13 21 34 2.27 2
5. Kevin Essmann (F) 2016-2017 Austria4 14 13 12 25 1.79 46
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Kevin Essmann (F) 2021-2022 Austria3 15 13 21 34 2.27 2
2. Kristian Kravanja (F) 2013-2014 Austria4 15 7 20 27 1.80 14
3. Daniel Nageler (F) 2022-2023 Austria3 13 5 19 24 1.85 6
4. Wolfgang Klug (D) 2007-2008 Austria3 15 5 19 24 1.60 64
5. Kevin Essmann (F) 2017-2018 Austria4 16 8 18 26 1.63 10
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Martin Krassnitzer (F) 2007-2008 Austria3 14 8 6 14 1.00 85
2. Florian Orzetek (F) 2013-2014 Austria4 15 2 3 5 0.33 80
3. Wolfgang Klug (D) 2007-2008 Austria3 15 5 19 24 1.60 64
4. Florian Orzetek (F) 2014-2015 Austria4 16 1 2 3 0.19 63
5. Florian Orzetek (F) 2012-2013 Austria4 16 1 5 6 0.38 61
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 5'10" 165 lbs 27.12
2021-2022 5'11" 171 lbs 28.58
2019-2020 5'11" 172 lbs 26.64
2018-2019 5'11" 174 lbs 26.29
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