Team Facts

2011-2012 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#30 Matthew Grove (G) 28 1991 Crookston, MN, USA 6'0" 216 L
#31 Grant Holler (G) 26 1992 Mattawan, MI, USA 6'0" 176 -
DEFENSEMEN
#2 Austin Buckholz (D) 26 1993 Spokane, WA, USA 6'0" 172 -
#25 Kyle Castle (D) 27 1991 Milwaukee, WI, USA 5'11" 194 R
#21 Blayne Ellson (D) 27 1992 Circle Pines, MN, USA 6'0" 196 -
#11 Isaac Hoagland (D) 27 1992 Menomonie, WI, USA 5'11" 185 -
#8 Nick LaRue (D) 27 1991 La Crosse, WI, USA 5'9" 181 -
#6 Brandon Peabody (D) 28 1991 East Grand Forks, MN, USA 6'4" 185 -
#7 Jacob Peterson (D) 25 1994 St. Cloud, MN, USA 5'11" 170 L
#5 Matt Raiola (D) 26 1993 Scottsdale, AZ, USA 6'0" 181 -
#16 Nick Zierden (D) 27 1992 Sartell, MN, USA 6'1" 209 -
FORWARDS
#12 Aaron Azevedo (C) 25 1994 Spokane, WA, USA 6'0" 203 L
#13 Riley Bengtson (F) 28 1991 Hutchinson, MN, USA 5'9" 154 L
#4 Bruno Borowczyk (F) 26 1992 Minocqua, WI, USA 5'7" 161 -
#24 Tyler Cayemberg (F) 27 1992 Milwaukee, WI, USA 6'2" 190 R
#23 Cody Chiverton (F) 26 1992 Selma, OR, USA 5'9" 165 -
#19 T.J. Christenson (F) 28 1991 Pickerel, WI, USA 6'3" 201 -
#14 J.J. Cruikshank (F) 26 1993 Robbinsdale, MN, USA 6'2" 181 L
#25 Justin Gregory (F) 26 1993 Franktown, CO, USA 5'10" 185 R
#28 Sam Irvine (F) 26 1993 White Bear Lake, MN, USA 6'2" 185 -
#26 Nathan Kohlenhoefer (F) 26 1993 St. Charles, MO, USA 6'1" 209 R
#10 Peter Linblad (F) 28 1991 Benson, MN, USA 5'9" 170 -
#15 Ezra McPhail (F) 28 1991 Antigo, WI, USA 6'2" 185 -
#20 Trevor Ness (F) 28 1991 Motley, MN, USA 5'10" 165 -
#17 Taylor Portner (F) 27 1992 Andover, MN, USA 6'0" 185 -
#22 Brian Richert (F) 27 1991 St. Paul, MN, USA 5'11" 165 -
#27 Zac Sikich (F) 26 1993 Oak Park, CA, USA 5'11" 181 R
#23 Jacob Sikkema (F) 27 1992 Rochester, MN, USA 5'9" 159 -
#18 Tyler Stoller (F) 27 1991 Twin Lakes, WI, USA 5'11" 194 L
#24 Nick Turbitt (F) 26 1992 Blaine, MN, USA 6'1" 201 -
#9 D.J. Vold (RW) 27 1992 Byron, MN, USA 6'0" 220 L
Position: G:2 D:8 F:17 | Av Age: 19.74 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 185 lbs | Compare with other teams

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  • Arena Name Rhino Deck Arena East
  • Location Sauk Rapids, MN, USA
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
06/28/2019
06/28/2019 Confirmed Leaving Tom Nagle (D) Leaving for Bethel Univ.
04/29/2019
04/29/2019 Confirmed Leaving Matthew Moran (F) Leaving for Iowa State Univ.
03/25/2019
03/25/2019 Confirmed Leaving Grant Troumbly (F) Leaving for Concordia College
03/24/2018
03/24/2018 Confirmed Leaving Cole Buhl (D) Leaving for Aquinas College
09/28/2017
09/28/2017 Confirmed Leaving Casey Esselman (D) Leaving for Concordia Univ.
05/17/2017
05/17/2017 Confirmed Leaving Mac Berglove (G) Leaving for Saint John's Univ.
03/31/2017
03/31/2017 Confirmed Leaving Will Mix (F) Leaving for Eastern Washington Univ.
07/13/2016
07/13/2016 Confirmed Leaving Tommy Hall (F) Leaving for Hamline Univ.
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2007-2008 MNJHL 48 25 - 17 - 6 190 176 56 5 -
2008-2009 MNJHL 48 41 - 5 - 2 238 109 84 1 -
2009-2010 MNJHL 50 36 - 12 - 2 258 121 74 2 -
2010-2011 MNJHL 45 36 0 8 - 1 215 73 73 1 Champion
2011-2012 NA3HL 48 23 - 11 - 4 199 106 70 1 Champion
2012-2013 NA3HL 48 36 - 8 - 1 212 122 76 2 Final group
2013-2014 NA3HL 48 36 - 12 - 0 249 124 72 2 Semifinal loss
2014-2015 NA3HL 47 33 - 9 - 5 197 113 71 2 Champion
2015-2016 NA3HL 47 33 - 11 - 3 196 112 69 1 Division Final loss
2016-2017 NA3HL 47 32 - 8 - 7 188 111 71 1 Champion
2017-2018 NA3HL 47 33 - 14 - 0 225 107 66 1 Semifinal loss
2018-2019 NA3HL 47 37 - 8 - 2 239 98 76 1 Division Semifinal loss
2019-2020 NA3HL 7 6 - 1 - 0 37 21 12 2 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Chris Beyer (D) 2019-2020 Minnesota Moose USPHL Premier 7 1 5 6 8
2. Horka Sekesi (F) 2019-2020 Rødovre SIK Denmark2 9 2 3 5 4
3. Connor Kalthoff (D) 2019-2020 Thief River Falls Norskies SIJHL 3 1 4 5 0
4. Lucas Debenedet (F) 2019-2020 Meudon France3 1 3 1 4 0
5. Kevin Finley (D) 2019-2020 Midland Univ. ACHA 6 1 3 4 54
6. Garrett Sandberg (D) 2019-2020 Tampa Bay Juniors USPHL Premier 10 1 3 4 0
7. Hunter Schwehr (F) 2019-2020 Univ. of Wisconsin ACHA II 2 2 1 3 0
8. Alex Koopmeiners (F) 2019-2020 Alfta GIF Division 2 4 2 1 3 2
9. Travis Kothenbeutel (F) 2019-2020 Univ. of Nebraska-Omaha NCAA 2 0 2 2 2
10. Connor Kalthoff (D) 2019-2020 MN Seniors - Sections 2/6 Ted Brill Great 8 4 0 2 2 -
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Braden Altena (F) 127 52 83 135
2. Drew Otto (F) 89 47 87 134
3. Aidan Verbeke (F) 93 58 67 125
4. Zac Sikich (F) 143 55 70 125
5. Trevor Ness (F) 123 50 65 115
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Aidan Verbeke (F) 93 58 67 125
2. Zac Sikich (F) 143 55 70 125
3. Braden Altena (F) 127 52 83 135
4. Trevor Ness (F) 123 50 65 115
5. Owen Sikich (F) 88 48 46 94
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Drew Otto (F) 89 47 87 134
2. Braden Altena (F) 127 52 83 135
3. Zac Sikich (F) 143 55 70 125
4. Aidan Verbeke (F) 93 58 67 125
5. Jordan Olson (D) 112 29 66 95
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Zac Sikich (F) 143 55 125 327
2. Matthew Moran (F) 100 33 67 299
3. Eric Moser (D) 47 6 16 221
4. William Sprink (D) 79 4 23 211
5. Bobby Chayka (D) 91 33 87 209
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Zac Sikich (F) 143 55 70 125
2. Braden Altena (F) 127 52 83 135
3. Mitchell Gwost (D) 124 21 60 81
4. Trevor Ness (F) 123 50 65 115
5. Will Mix (F) 118 31 28 59
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Marc Gruber (F) 2 3 5 2.500
2. Taylor Brown (F) 19 14 36 1.895
3. Sean Kenny (F) 43 37 74 1.721
4. Jake Vande Lune (F) 42 27 70 1.667
5. Drew Otto (F) 89 47 134 1.506
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Sean Kenny (F) 2009-2010 MNJHL 43 37 37 74 1.72 36
2. Braden Altena (F) 2017-2018 NA3HL 47 24 48 72 1.53 24
3. Drew Otto (F) 2013-2014 NA3HL 44 24 47 71 1.61 21
4. Jake Vande Lune (F) 2009-2010 MNJHL 42 27 43 70 1.67 41
5. Aidan Verbeke (F) 2013-2014 NA3HL 47 34 35 69 1.47 51
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Sean Kenny (F) 2009-2010 MNJHL 43 37 37 74 1.72 36
2. Aidan Verbeke (F) 2013-2014 NA3HL 47 34 35 69 1.47 51
3. Grant Troumbly (F) 2018-2019 NA3HL 40 33 18 51 1.28 81
4. Bobby Chayka (D) 2010-2011 MNJHL 45 29 32 61 1.36 104
5. Peter Linblad (F) 2011-2012 NA3HL 48 28 39 67 1.40 40
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Braden Altena (F) 2017-2018 NA3HL 47 24 48 72 1.53 24
2. Drew Otto (F) 2013-2014 NA3HL 44 24 47 71 1.61 21
3. Jake Vande Lune (F) 2009-2010 MNJHL 42 27 43 70 1.67 41
4. Drew Otto (F) 2012-2013 NA3HL 45 23 40 63 1.40 26
5. Peter Linblad (F) 2011-2012 NA3HL 48 28 39 67 1.40 40
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Matthew Moran (F) 2017-2018 NA3HL 41 16 22 38 0.93 155
2. William Sprink (D) 2016-2017 NA3HL 41 4 13 17 0.41 144
3. Eric Moser (D) 2016-2017 NA3HL 30 5 5 10 0.33 138
4. Matthew Johnson (F) 2009-2010 MNJHL 34 9 12 21 0.62 129
5. Zac Sikich (F) 2011-2012 NA3HL 44 18 21 39 0.89 107
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 5'11" 174 lbs 18.61
2018-2019 5'11" 182 lbs 19.84
2017-2018 5'11" 179 lbs 19.78
2016-2017 5'11" 178 lbs 20.04
2015-2016 5'11" 181 lbs 19.79
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