Team Facts

2018-2019 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#88 Jonas Barakauskas (G) 25 1994 6'1" 198 L
#24 Evan Froger (G) 20 1999 5'11" 176 L
#30 Henri Tikkanen (G) 26 1993 Vantaa, FIN 5'10" 179 L
#58 Rhett Wilson (G) 18 2001 6'0" 198 L
DEFENSEMEN
#7 Miska Autio (D/F) 23 1996 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'0" 168 L
#26 Tristan Darling (D) 25 1994 Dunedin, NZL 6'3" 194 R
#21 Dylan Devlin (D)   “A” 24 1996 Dunedin, NZL 5'7" 154 R
#22 Max Hurring (D) 18 2001 6'3" 181 R
#35
Noah Leahy (D) 22 1997 Dunedin, NZL 6'3" 187 L
#17 John Lilly (D) 19 2000 Gore, NZL 6'3" 201 R
#69
Benedict Roth (D/F) 23 1996 Dunedin, NZL 6'1" 185 L
#33 Tristan Weekley (D) 16 2003 6'5" 209 R
#19 Regan Wilson (D) 26 1993 Dunedin, NZL 5'10" 174 R
FORWARDS
#6 Felipe Aguirre (F) 21 1998 5'9" 154 R
#8
Sam Audas (F) 19 2000 5'11" 157 R
#12 Carlin Baumgartner (F) 18 2001 5'8" 143 R
#27 Monty Brown (F) 22 1997 6'2" 194 R
#86 Shaun Brown (C) 21 1998 5'10" 165 L
#77 Parker Evans-Campbell (RW/C)   “A” 25 1994 High River, AB, CAN 6'1" 190 R
#11 Benjamin Harford (C) 21 1998 5'9" 165 R
#16
Gino Heyd (C)   “C” 29 1990 Alexandra, NZL 6'3" 196 R
#61 Jacob Hurring (F) 22 1997 Dunedin, NZL 6'3" 194 L
#70 Liam Kinney (F) - - - - -
#14 Padraig Mackenzie (F) 19 2000 Dunedin, NZL 5'7" 143 R
#43 Colton McCarthy (C) 23 1996 Salmon Arm, BC, CAN 6'0" 190 R
#2 Sean McLean (F) 21 1998 Scarborough, AUS 6'7" 190 L
#9 Joe Orr (LW) 23 1996 Dunedin, NZL 5'11" 165 L
#83 William Henry Sheard (F) 18 2002 5'11" 159 R
#59 Adam Stitely (F) - - - - -
Position: G:2 D:6 F:15 | Av Age: 20.76 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 173 lbs | Compare with other teams

Team Staff

Team Facts
  • Nationalities 24 players
    2 players
    2 players
    1 player
  • Experience Dunedin Thunder: 1 094 GP
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
  • Arena Name Dunedin Ice Stadium
  • Location Dunedin
  • Capacity 1 500
  • Construction Year 2003
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
12/03/2019
12/03/2019 Confirmed Leaving Henri Tikkanen (G) Leaving for Riemu
07/01/2019
07/01/2019 Confirmed Joining Henri Tikkanen (G) Joining from Riemu
07/01/2019 Confirmed Joining Miska Autio (D) Joining from Riemu
05/15/2019
05/15/2019 Confirmed Leaving Benjamin Gavoille (F) Leaving for Adelaide Adrenaline
04/20/2019
04/20/2019 Confirmed Leaving Tristan Darling (D) Leaving for Melbourne Mustangs
08/07/2018
08/07/2018 Confirmed Leaving Jonne Wälkky (D) Leaving for IK Guts
07/12/2018
07/12/2018 Confirmed Joining Jonne Wälkky (D) Joining from Bradford Bulls
06/26/2018
06/26/2018 Confirmed Leaving Brandon Egli (D) Leaving for IK Guts
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2007-2008 NZIHL 12 1 0 11 - - 30 91 4 5 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 NZIHL 16 1 0 15 - - 42 142 2 5 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 NZIHL 16 3 - 8 4 1 71 84 18 4 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 NZIHL 16 3 - 11 2 0 78 108 13 4 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 NZIHL 16 8 - 5 1 2 77 65 28 3 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 NZIHL 16 8 - 4 4 0 87 66 32 2 Final loss
2013-2014 NZIHL 16 10 - 5 0 1 72 67 31 2 Final loss
2014-2015 NZIHL 16 5 - 11 0 0 66 108 15 4 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 NZIHL 16 2 - 14 0 0 44 94 6 5 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 NZIHL 16 6 - 7 3 0 73 60 24 3 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 NZIHL 16 6 - 8 1 1 72 73 21 3 Semifinal loss
2018-2019 NZIHL 16 4 - 10 2 0 45 75 16 4 Semifinal loss
2019-2020 NZIHL - - - - - - - - - - -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Ryan Gruszka (F) 2019-2020 East Texas Baptist Univ. ACHA II 23 19 36 55 22
2. Brandon Contratto (F) 2019-2020 Delaware Thunder FPHL 24 10 22 32 26
3. Colton McCarthy (F) 2019-2020 SAIT (Southern AB Inst. of Tech) ACAC 14 7 19 26 51
4. Kolten Fyfe (F) 2019-2020 Central Butte Flyers SVHL 15 15 7 22 12
5. Otto Sillanpää (F) 2019-2020 Näädät III-divisioona 10 8 12 20 0
6. Yvan Kerneis (D) 2019-2020 Dammarie France4 8 8 8 16 20
7. Parker Evans-Campbell (F) 2019-2020 SAIT (Southern AB Inst. of Tech) ACAC 15 8 8 16 10
8. Arthur Cocar (D) 2019-2020 Mont-Blanc France2 18 3 7 10 2
9. Joe Orr (F) 2019-2020 Williston State College ACHA II 13 7 2 9 16
10. Joe Orr (F) 2019-2020 Williston State College ACHA II 13 7 2 9 16
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Gino Heyd (F) 140 120 128 248
2. Matt Enright (F) 93 51 30 81
3. Benjamin Gavoille (F) 54 33 34 67
4. Joe Orr (F) 124 33 23 56
5. Tristan Darling (D) 83 14 33 47
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Gino Heyd (F) 140 120 128 248
2. Matt Enright (F) 93 51 30 81
3. Benjamin Gavoille (F) 54 33 34 67
4. Joe Orr (F) 124 33 23 56
5. Connor Harrison (F) 43 29 16 45
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Gino Heyd (F) 140 120 128 248
2. Benjamin Gavoille (F) 54 33 34 67
3. Tristan Darling (D) 83 14 33 47
4. Matt Enright (F) 93 51 30 81
5. Jacob Hurring (F) 94 11 30 41
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Gino Heyd (F) 140 120 248 266
2. Tristan Darling (D) 83 14 47 149
3. Damian Watson (F) 34 16 32 139
4. Cameron Frear (D) 46 3 13 100
5. Yvan Kerneis (D) 13 11 16 99
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Gino Heyd (F) 140 120 128 248
2. Regan Wilson (D) 125 6 12 18
3. Joe Orr (F) 124 33 23 56
4. Jacob Hurring (F) 94 11 30 41
5. Matt Enright (F) 93 51 30 81
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Jean-Philippe Bertrand (F) 16 17 35 2.188
2. Gints Leitis (F) 14 13 27 1.929
3. Otto Sillanpää (F) 14 12 25 1.786
4. Gino Heyd (F) 140 120 248 1.771
5. Ryan Gruszka (F) 13 8 22 1.692
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Gino Heyd (F) 2014-2015 NZIHL 16 18 20 38 2.38 36
2. Gino Heyd (F) 2017-2018 NZIHL 17 15 21 36 2.12 10
3. Jean-Philippe Bertrand (F) 2010-2011 NZIHL 16 17 18 35 2.19 50
4. Gino Heyd (F) 2010-2011 NZIHL 16 19 13 32 2.00 46
5. Gino Heyd (F) 2016-2017 NZIHL 16 15 13 28 1.75 18
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Connor Harrison (F) 2012-2013 NZIHL 15 20 5 25 1.67 14
2. Gino Heyd (F) 2010-2011 NZIHL 16 19 13 32 2.00 46
3. Gino Heyd (F) 2014-2015 NZIHL 16 18 20 38 2.38 36
4. Jean-Philippe Bertrand (F) 2010-2011 NZIHL 16 17 18 35 2.19 50
5. Gino Heyd (F) 2017-2018 NZIHL 17 15 21 36 2.12 10
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Gino Heyd (F) 2017-2018 NZIHL 17 15 21 36 2.12 10
2. Gino Heyd (F) 2014-2015 NZIHL 16 18 20 38 2.38 36
3. Gino Heyd (F) 2012-2013 NZIHL 16 8 20 28 1.75 38
4. Jean-Philippe Bertrand (F) 2010-2011 NZIHL 16 17 18 35 2.19 50
5. Brandon Egli (D) 2017-2018 NZIHL 17 10 17 27 1.59 22
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Yvan Kerneis (D) 2010-2011 NZIHL 13 11 5 16 1.23 99
2. Ryan Gruszka (F) 2015-2016 NZIHL 13 8 14 22 1.69 75
3. Damian Watson (F) 2009-2010 NZIHL 13 6 6 12 0.92 69
4. Pierre-Luc Coulombe (D) 2016-2017 NZIHL 15 3 4 7 0.47 63
5. Hassan Saeed (D) 2010-2011 NZIHL 16 5 15 20 1.25 57
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 173 lbs 20.76
2017-2018 5'11" 172 lbs 22.76
2016-2017 6'0" 183 lbs 21.68
2015-2016 6'0" 185 lbs 20.85
2014-2015 6'1" 187 lbs 21.36
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