Team Facts

2019-2020 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#31 Alexander Launa (G) 17 2002 Aalborg, DEN 6'2" 161 L
#72 Brian Skov Jensen (G) - - - - L
DEFENSEMEN
#20 Marcus Bunten (D/RW) 19 2000 - - -
Sebastian Fredensborg (D) 25 1994 Herning, DEN 6'2" 209 -
#66 Alexander Jarrov (D) 35 1984 5'11" 205 L
#29 Juris Jevdokimovs (D) 22 1997 5'9" 154 L
#21 Marin Joja (D) 19 2000 5'8" 154 L Junior
#17 Mikkel Krogh Damsø (D/LW)   “A” 29 1990 6'0" 168 -
#26 Magnus Leth Nielsen (D) 25 1994 Aalborg, DEN 5'10" 181 L
Mikkel Lindorff (D) 24 1995 - - -
#77 Mark Müller Larsen (D) 27 1992 Frederikshavn, DEN 6'2" 190 L
#27 Anders Overmark Larsen (D)   “A” 29 1990 Herning, DEN 6'1" 194 L
#7 Magnus Sand (D) 17 2002 Aarhus, DEN 5'10" 198 L
#15 Sandis Sostaks (D) 26 1993 6'2" 243 L
FORWARDS
Elias Bjerre Rasmussen (LW) 22 1997 Odense, DEN 6'0" 181 L
#11 Simon Bonde Nielsen (C) 27 1992 Aarhus, DEN 5'10" 146 L
#92 Mathias Christensen (F)   “C” 27 1992 Aarhus, DEN 6'1" 183 R
Kyle Heffernan (RW) 31 1988 Kitchener, ON, CAN 6'3" 220 R 19/20
Shane Heffernan (LW) 32 1987 Kitchener, ON, CAN 5'11" 181 L 19/20
#10 Kim Juelsgård Sørensen (LW) 30 1989 - - L
#22 Alexander Lajmi (C/RW) 23 1996 Aalborg, DEN 5'10" 181 L
#25 Joakim Bo Larsen (D/F) 21 1998 - - -
#91 Mikko Lindbom (F) 26 1993 Tampere, FIN 5'10" 172 R
#18 Kristian Lindholdt Hansen (F) 19 2000 - - L
Oliver Lund (RW) 19 2000 - - -
#36 Mikkel Ottesen (C/LW) 26 1993 Herning, DEN 6'1" 192 L
#4 Mads Riis Pedersen (LW) 29 1990 Aarhus, DEN 6'0" 181 L
#82 Casper Ruggaard (C/RW) 21 1998 - - -
#97 Victor Schaufuss (C/LW) 20 1999 - - -
#8 Nicklas Skov Drotner (RW) - - - - -
#8 Mathias Strøm (LW) 24 1995 - - L
#3 Morice Søndergaard (LW) - - - - L
#95 Nikita Zgirskis (RW) 24 1995 Riga, LAT 6'2" 181 L
Position: G:2 D:12 F:19 | Av Age: 24.5 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 184 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Århus Skøjtehal
  • Location Århus
  • Capacity 2 370
  • Construction Year 1973
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/05/2019
11/05/2019 Confirmed Joining Kyle Heffernan (F) Joining from No team
11/05/2019 Confirmed Joining Shane Heffernan (F) Joining from No team
09/24/2019
09/24/2019 Confirmed Leaving Thomas Jansson (D) Leaving for Lenhovda IF
08/06/2019
08/06/2019 Extension Mikko Lindbom (F)
08/01/2019
08/01/2019 Extension Mark Müller Larsen (D)
07/04/2019
07/04/2019 Confirmed Leaving Sam Vaara (F) Leaving for Brooklyn Tigers City
01/15/2019
01/15/2019 Confirmed Joining Mikko Lindbom (F) Joining from Asplöven HC
11/19/2018
11/19/2018 Confirmed Leaving Andrew Harrison (F) Leaving for Dinslakener EC 2009 Kobras
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Aarhus
1997-1998 Denmark2 10 - - - - - 20 16 12 3 Final group
1999-2000 Denmark2 20 16 0 4 - - 111 55 32 -
2004-2005 Denmark2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Aarhus Crocodiles
2006-2007 Denmark2 - - - - - - - - - - Final loss
2007-2008 Denmark2 21 - - - - - 113 81 32 5 Bankruptcy
IK Aarhus
2009-2010 Denmark2 34 - - - - - 114 160 32 11 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 Denmark2 33 - - - - - 103 142 38 10 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 Denmark2 36 12 - 19 3 2 138 167 43 10 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 Denmark2 32 - - - - - 126 88 57 4 Semifinal loss
2013-2014 Denmark2 32 - - - - - 107 140 41 10 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 Denmark2 32 - - - - - 122 146 35 10 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 Denmark2 32 5 - 20 2 5 81 175 24 12 Did not make playoffs
Jutland Vikings
2016-2017 Denmark2 28 16 - 10 0 2 114 97 50 7 Quarterfinal loss
2017-2018 Denmark2 30 14 - 13 1 2 138 124 46 3 Final loss
2018-2019 Denmark2 30 11 - 15 3 1 100 107 40 4 Qualification loss
2019-2020 Denmark2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Jussi Sipponen (D) 2019-2020 VG-62 II-divisioona 7 12 3 15 0
2. Ian McLellan (F) 2019-2020 Concordia Univ. College of AB ACAC 14 5 9 14 4
3. Andrew Harrison (F) 2019-2020 Elmira Enforcers FPHL 10 7 5 12 0
4. Jan Skokan (F) 2019-2020 MHK Humenne Slovakia3 10 5 7 12 2
5. Thomas Jansson (D) 2019-2020 Lenhovda IF Division 3 11 1 4 5 2
6. Jussi Sipponen (D) 2019-2020 VG-62 Suomen Cup 3 2 2 4 2
7. Michael Swiderski (F) 2019-2020 EC Harzer Falken Germany4 2 2 0 2 0
8. Gints Leitis (F) 2019-2020 Daugava U18 Latvia2 7 1 0 1 6
9. Dmitri Kuznetsov (F) 2019-2020 Trollhättans HC Division 2 2 0 0 0 0
10. Sam Vaara (F) 2019-2020 Brooklyn Tigers City Division 2 - - - - -
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Thomas Nielsen (F) 190 131 80 211
2. Jesper Albæk (F) 152 110 84 194
3. Mads Riis Pedersen (F) 221 65 103 168
4. Kristian Hansen (F) 257 70 84 154
5. Mikkel Krogh Damsø (D) 350 44 98 142
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Thomas Nielsen (F) 190 131 80 211
2. Jesper Albæk (F) 152 110 84 194
3. Kristian Hansen (F) 257 70 84 154
4. Mads Riis Pedersen (F) 221 65 103 168
5. Davis Paipa (F) 101 52 57 109
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mads Riis Pedersen (F) 221 65 103 168
2. Mikkel Krogh Damsø (D) 350 44 98 142
3. Jesper Albæk (F) 152 110 84 194
4. Kristian Hansen (F) 257 70 84 154
5. Thomas Nielsen (F) 190 131 80 211
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Thomas Nielsen (F) 190 131 211 591
2. Simon Bonde Nielsen (F) 225 44 99 537
3. Mikkel Krogh Damsø (D) 350 44 142 401
4. Peter Hindkjær (D) 44 6 21 336
5. Sandis Sostaks (D) 98 3 16 283
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mikkel Krogh Damsø (D) 350 44 98 142
2. Kristian Hansen (F) 257 70 84 154
3. Simon Bonde Nielsen (F) 225 44 55 99
4. Mads Riis Pedersen (F) 221 65 103 168
5. Thomas Nielsen (F) 190 131 80 211
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Jussi Sipponen (D) 9 14 21 2.333
2. Jan Skokan (F) 7 7 16 2.286
3. Zdenek Prochazka (D) 15 12 33 2.200
4. Flemming Jensen (D) 17 18 37 2.176
5. Shane Heffernan (F) 36 39 76 2.111
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Kyle Heffernan (F) 2016-2017 Denmark2 28 36 26 62 2.21 105
2. Ivan Pasko (F) 2007-2008 Denmark2 20 24 26 50 2.50 10
3. Kyle Heffernan (F) 2017-2018 Denmark2 27 15 33 48 1.78 92
4. Søren Binder (F) 2014-2015 Denmark2 23 18 28 46 2.00 20
5. Boris Ertel (F) 2007-2008 Denmark2 17 22 23 45 2.65 86
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Kyle Heffernan (F) 2016-2017 Denmark2 28 36 26 62 2.21 105
2. Jesper Albæk (F) 2011-2012 Denmark2 29 26 13 39 1.34 10
3. Jesper Albæk (F) 2009-2010 Denmark2 24 26 8 34 1.42 16
4. Nikita Zgirskis (F) 2018-2019 Denmark2 29 25 12 37 1.28 38
5. Ivan Pasko (F) 2007-2008 Denmark2 20 24 26 50 2.50 10
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Kyle Heffernan (F) 2017-2018 Denmark2 27 15 33 48 1.78 92
2. Espen Søby Botheim (F) 2012-2013 Denmark2 32 12 32 44 1.38 8
3. Mathias Christensen (F) 2016-2017 Denmark2 28 7 29 36 1.29 22
4. Søren Binder (F) 2014-2015 Denmark2 23 18 28 46 2.00 20
5. Ville Piltti (F) 2006-2007 Denmark2 22 11 27 38 1.73 37
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Peter Hindkjær (D) 2016-2017 Denmark2 27 3 5 8 0.30 187
2. Peter Hindkjær (D) 2017-2018 Denmark2 17 3 10 13 0.76 149
3. Boris Ertel (F) 2006-2007 Denmark2 21 12 14 26 1.24 148
4. Slawomir Siewert (F) 2009-2010 Denmark2 24 9 4 13 0.54 143
5. Thomas Nielsen (F) 2015-2016 Denmark2 26 12 13 25 0.96 139
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'0" 184 lbs 24.50
2018-2019 6'0" 180 lbs 24.75
2017-2018 6'0" 186 lbs 24.64
2016-2017 6'0" 185 lbs 25.04
2015-2016 6'0" 186 lbs 23.42
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
- Founded in the 1940s as Aarhus Skøjteløberforening
- Named IK Skovbakken from 1966 to 1991
- Named Aarhus IK Crocodiles from 1991 to 2008
- Current elite team name is IK Aarhus
- As IK Aarhus they started to participate in the Danish 1. division (tier2) from the 09/10 season after a year's break from senior hockey. - Joined up with Silkeborg SF to form Jutland Vikings for the 16/17 season.