Team Facts
Plays in - Full name Varese Killer Bees Team colours Yellow, Black, White + Blue Town Varese Founded 2006

2015-2016 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Tommaso Bianchi (G) 41 1980 Milano, ITA - - -
#15 Lorenzo Broggi (G) 29 1993 Torino, ITA - - L
DEFENSEMEN
Nicola Barban (D) 37 1985 Varese, ITA 6'2" 183 L
Alessio Cattaneo (D) 26 1996 Pisa, ITA - - -
Dario Cortenova (D) 37 1985 Milano, ITA 6'2" 187 L
Luca Galeone (D) 43 1979 Busto Arsizio, ITA - - -
Matt Mazzarolo (D) 32 1990 Surrey, BC, CAN 6'3" 201 R
Francesco Milani (D) 35 1987 Milano, ITA - - -
Marco Rizzo (D) 40 1982 Milano, ITA - - L
FORWARDS
Simone Barbiero (F) 26 1996 Varese, ITA - - -
Matteo Cesarini (F) 36 1986 Varese, ITA 5'10" 159 L
Vito DeVito (C/RW) 28 1994 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'1" 198 R
Cosimo Fontana (RW) 28 1994 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'10" 194 R
Enrico Malacarne (F) 38 1984 Mortara, ITA 5'10" 165 L
Andréa Pasquale (F) 33 1989 Weston, MA, USA 5'10" 170 R
Benedetto Pirro (F) 37 1985 Milano, ITA 5'9" 176 L
Luca Rotolo (F) 36 1986 Varese, ITA - - -
Sabino Sansonna (F) 40 1982 Varese, ITA - - -
Tommaso Teruggia (C) 38 1983 Varese, ITA 5'9" 161 L
Stefano Tonetto (F) 33 1989 Varese, ITA - - -
Samuele Vanzella (F) 26 1995 Varese, ITA 5'10" 163 -
Position: D: 5, F: 12 | Av Age: 28.47 years | Av Ht: 5'11" | Av Wt: 177 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
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Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 17 players
3 players
1 player
Experience Varese Killer Bees: 1 370 GP
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Palalbani Location Varese Capacity 1 200 Construction Year 1976
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
08/27/2016
08/27/2016 Extension Samuele Vanzella (F)
10/24/2014
10/24/2014 Confirmed Leaving Samuele Sanga (F) Leaving for Varese
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
Varese Killer Bees
2006-2007 Italy4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
2007-2008 Italy4 16 14 0 2 0 0 191 38 28 1.75 2 -
Icesport Varese
2008-2009 SwissDiv4 12 12 - 0 0 0 104 38 36 3.00 1 -
2009-2010 SwissDiv3 20 19 - 0 0 1 173 31 58 2.90 1 -
2010-2011 SwissDiv3 20 15 - 4 1 0 131 58 47 2.35 2 -
Varese Killer Bees
2011-2012 SwissDiv3 22 16 - 6 0 0 120 79 48 2.18 3 -
2012-2013 SwissDiv3 17 9 - 7 0 1 83 71 28 1.65 8 -
2013-2014 SwissDiv3 11 6 - 4 0 1 53 45 19 1.73 6 -
2014-2015 SwissDiv3 12 6 - 5 1 0 77 48 20 1.67 7 -
2015-2016 SwissDiv3 18 8 - 9 1 0 104 95 26 1.44 4 -
2016-2017 SwissDiv3 18 9 - 6 2 1 97 79 32 1.78 3 -
2017-2018 Italy3 16 4 - 12 0 0 34 133 12 0.75 4 Quarterfinal loss
Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
2016-2017 Swiss Cup preQ 1 1 - 0 0 0 11 1 3 3.00 5 Qualification
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Derek Toletti (F) 92 78 104 182
2. Enrico Malacarne (F) 125 115 65 180
3. Tommaso Teruggia (F) 166 77 103 180
4. Marco Rizzo (D) 114 78 62 140
5. Luca Rotolo (F) 106 48 53 101
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Enrico Malacarne (F) 125 115 65 180
2. Derek Toletti (F) 92 78 104 182
3. Marco Rizzo (D) 114 78 62 140
4. Tommaso Teruggia (F) 166 77 103 180
5. Brian Horwitz (F) 20 50 18 68
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Derek Toletti (F) 92 78 104 182
2. Tommaso Teruggia (F) 166 77 103 180
3. Enrico Malacarne (F) 125 115 65 180
4. Marco Rizzo (D) 114 78 62 140
5. Vito DeVito (F) 35 40 57 97
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Enrico Malacarne (F) 125 115 180 859
2. Albert Asselstine (D) 43 9 23 501
3. Marco Rizzo (D) 114 78 140 337
4. Derek Toletti (F) 92 78 182 332
5. Tommaso Teruggia (F) 166 77 180 330
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tommaso Teruggia (F) 166 77 103 180
2. Matteo Cesarini (F) 157 37 51 88
3. Enrico Malacarne (F) 125 115 65 180
4. Marco Rizzo (D) 114 78 62 140
5. Nicola Barban (D) 112 41 41 82
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Brian Horwitz (F) 20 50 68 3.40
2. Marco Franchini (F) 17 24 52 3.06
3. Peter Cintala (D) 8 11 24 3.00
4. Cosimo Fontana (F) 18 38 50 2.78
5. Vito DeVito (F) 35 40 97 2.77
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brian Horwitz (F) 2009-2010 SwissDiv3 20 50 18 68 3.40 30
2. Vito DeVito (F) 2015-2016 SwissDiv3 18 20 36 56 3.11 18
3. Marco Franchini (F) 2016-2017 SwissDiv3 17 24 28 52 3.06 93
4. Cosimo Fontana (F) 2015-2016 SwissDiv3 18 38 12 50 2.78 28
5. Derek Toletti (F) 2009-2010 SwissDiv3 14 16 29 45 3.21 60
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brian Horwitz (F) 2009-2010 SwissDiv3 20 50 18 68 3.40 30
2. Cosimo Fontana (F) 2015-2016 SwissDiv3 18 38 12 50 2.78 28
3. Giancarlo Merzario (F) 2010-2011 SwissDiv3 17 25 7 32 1.88 43
4. Marco Franchini (F) 2016-2017 SwissDiv3 17 24 28 52 3.06 93
5. Patrick Rock (F) 2014-2015 SwissDiv3 14 22 16 38 2.71 32
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Vito DeVito (F) 2015-2016 SwissDiv3 18 20 36 56 3.11 18
2. Derek Toletti (F) 2009-2010 SwissDiv3 14 16 29 45 3.21 60
3. Marco Franchini (F) 2016-2017 SwissDiv3 17 24 28 52 3.06 93
4. Tommaso Teruggia (F) 2008-2009 SwissDiv4 20 12 23 35 1.75 28
5. Vito DeVito (F) 2016-2017 SwissDiv3 17 20 21 41 2.41 8
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Enrico Malacarne (F) 2013-2014 SwissDiv3 13 8 5 13 1.00 162
2. Albert Asselstine (D) 2008-2009 SwissDiv4 12 2 3 5 0.42 160
3. Enrico Malacarne (F) 2011-2012 SwissDiv3 16 16 9 25 1.56 145
4. Enrico Malacarne (F) 2012-2013 SwissDiv3 13 19 11 30 2.31 135
5. Albert Asselstine (D) 2011-2012 SwissDiv3 13 4 7 11 0.85 118
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Varese played until 2008 in the Italian league system and was in the 2008–09 season the first Italian team that played in the Swiss league system. In 2017 they made their return to Italian league system.