Team Facts
  • Plays in NCAA Division I
  • Full name University of Maine at Orono Black Bears
  • Team colours Dark Blue + Light Blue
  • Town Orono, ME
  • Founded 1922

1997-1998 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#1 Javier Gorriti (G) - - Stamford, CT, USA 5'8" 170 -
Bryan Masotta (G) 44 1975 New Haven, CT, USA 6'2" 196 L
#33 Alfie Michaud (G) 43 1976 Selkirk, MB, CAN 5'11" 174 L
#36 Ed Washuk (G) - - Lewiston, ME, USA 6'1" 181 -
DEFENSEMEN
#25 David Cullen (D) 43 1976 St. Catharines, ON, CAN 6'1" 207 R
#5 Robert Ek (D) 44 1975 Luleå, SWE 6'5" 209 -
#23 Nate Ponitz (D) - - Oakland, ME, USA - - -
#22 Jason Price (D) 41 1978 Los Angeles, CA, USA 6'3" 209 R
#7 Adam Tate (D) - - Kanata, ON, CAN - - -
#21 Matthias Trattnig (D/RW) 40 1979 Graz, AUT 6'1" 212 L
Eric Turgeon (D) 42 1977 Augusta, ME, USA 6'3" 203 -
#6 Brian White (D)   “C” 44 1976 Winchester, MA, USA 6'1" 198 R
FORWARDS
Brian Addesa (RW) 43 1976 Andover, MA, USA 6'3" 198 R
#30 A.J. Begg (C) 43 1976 Vancouver, BC, CAN 6'3" 205 -
#15 Aaron Boone (F) - - Brewer, ME, USA - - -
John DiBattista (F) 42 1978 Kleinburg, ON, CAN 5'9" 170 L
#12 Ben Guité (C) 41 1978 Verdun, QC, CAN 6'1" 212 R
#13 Marcus Gustafsson (LW) 45 1974 Knivsta, SWE 6'0" 187 L
#10 Tuomo Jääskeläinen (F) 43 1976 Helsinki, FIN 5'10" 183 L
#18 Steve Kariya (LW)   “C” 42 1977 North Vancouver, BC, CAN 5'6" 159 R
#16 Dan Kerluke (LW) 43 1976 Brampton, ON, CAN 5'11" 192 -
#39 Cory LaRose (C) 44 1975 Campbellton, NB, CAN 5'11" 190 L
#24 Jim Leger (F) 43 1976 Saugus, MA, USA 5'10" 196 -
#29 Anders Lundbäck (C) 44 1975 Luleå, SWE 6'1" 194 -
#32 Magnus Lundbäck (LW) 44 1975 Luleå, SWE 6'1" 198 -
#17 Scott Parmentier (LW) 45 1974 Blackstone, MA, USA 5'9" 181 -
#20 Bobby Stewart (LW) 45 1974 Fort McMurray, AB, CAN 5'9" 174 L
#11 Jason Vitorino (F) - - Brookline, MA, USA 6'3" 216 -
#9 Shawn Wansborough (LW)   “C” 45 1974 Deseronto, ON, CAN 5'10" 209 L
Position: G:2 D:8 F:17 | Av Age: 21.17 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 195 lbs | Compare with other teams

Team Staff

Team Facts
  • Nationalities 11 players
    11 players
    4 players
    1 player
    1 player
    1 player
  • Experience Univ. of Maine: 2 476 GP
    NHL: 269 GP
    WC: 60 GP
    OG: 8 GP
    SHL: 253 GP
    Liiga: 501 GP
    AHL: 2 344 GP
    DEL: 175 GP
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Team captaincy history
Arena Information
  • Arena Name Harold Alfond Sports Arena
  • Location Orono, ME
  • Capacity 5 641
  • Construction Year 1977
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
02/26/2020
02/26/2020 Confirmed Joining Victor Östman (G) Joining from Chicago Steel
01/24/2020
01/24/2020 Confirmed Joining Samuel Duerr (D) Joining from Shattuck St. Mary's Midget Prep
01/11/2020
01/11/2020 Confirmed Joining Kabore Dunn (D) Joining from Fort McMurray Oil Barons
11/23/2019
11/23/2019 Confirmed Joining Donovan Houle-Villeneuve (F) Joining from Flin Flon Bombers
10/11/2019
10/11/2019 Confirmed Leaving Rob McGovern (G) Leaving for Kansas City Mavericks
09/03/2019
09/03/2019 Confirmed Joining Bryden Sinclair (D) Joining from OCN Blizzard
08/30/2019
08/30/2019 Confirmed Joining Isaac Lambert (F) Joining from Collège Clarétain M18 Maj
08/08/2019
08/08/2019 Confirmed Joining Thomas Pichette (F) Joining from Séminaire St-Joseph M18 Maj
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1990-1991 NCAA 43 32 2 9 - - 227 134 31 2 Frozen Four
1991-1992 NCAA 37 18 2 17 - - 194 89 26 2 Quarterfinal loss
1992-1993 NCAA 45 42 2 1 - - 272 105 45 1 Champion
1993-1994 NCAA 36 6 1 29 - - 142 130 7 8 -
1994-1995 NCAA 44 32 6 6 - - 196 118 88 1 Final loss
1995-1996 NCAA 39 26 4 9 - - 164 112 80 3 -
1996-1997 NCAA 34 23 1 10 - - 162 109 33 3 -
1997-1998 NCAA 36 17 4 15 - - 145 121 23 6 -
1998-1999 NCAA 41 31 4 6 - - 167 94 36 2 Champion
1999-2000 NCAA 40 27 5 8 - - 151 106 30 4 Frozen Four
2000-2001 NCAA 39 20 7 12 - - 116 95 29 2 Quarterfinal loss
2001-2002 NCAA 44 26 7 11 - - 186 116 33 2 Final loss
2002-2003 NCAA 39 24 5 10 - - 140 91 32 3 First round loss
2003-2004 NCAA 44 33 3 8 - - 141 69 36 2 Final loss
2004-2005 NCAA 40 20 7 13 - - 124 79 31 4 First round loss
2005-2006 NCAA 42 28 2 12 - - 143 95 36 2 Frozen Four
2006-2007 NCAA 40 23 2 15 - - 133 99 29 5 Frozen Four
2007-2008 NCAA 34 13 3 18 - - 77 92 21 9 -
2008-2009 NCAA 39 13 4 22 - - 86 110 17 8 -
2009-2010 NCAA 39 19 3 17 - - 143 130 28 3 -
2010-2011 NCAA 36 17 7 12 - - 122 105 33 5 -
2011-2012 NCAA 40 23 3 14 - - 133 114 32 4 First round loss
2012-2013 NCAA 38 11 8 19 - - 77 104 22 7 -
2013-2014 NCAA 35 16 4 15 - - 102 83 21 6 -
2014-2015 NCAA 39 14 3 22 - - 108 127 18 9 -
2015-2016 NCAA 38 8 6 24 - - 76 129 12 11 -
2016-2017 NCAA 36 11 4 21 - - 102 125 12 11 -
2017-2018 NCAA 38 18 4 16 - - 117 115 23 5 -
2018-2019 NCAA 36 15 4 17 - - 90 99 26 6 -
2019-2020 NCAA - - - - - - - - - - -
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Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Donovan Houle-Villeneuve (F) 2019-2020 Flin Flon Bombers SJHL 44 31 34 65 127
2. Derek Damon (F) 2019-2020 Heilbronner Falken DEL2 48 18 35 53 44
3. Dallas Farrell (F) 2019-2020 Pictou County Crushers MJAHL 35 21 24 45 93
4. Mikael Huchette (F) 2019-2020 Saint-Hyacinthe Gaulois QMAAA 38 25 18 43 23
5. Lynden Breen (F) 2019-2020 Fargo Force USHL 40 15 27 42 4
6. Thomas Pichette (F) 2019-2020 Trois-Rivières Estacades QMAAA 41 20 20 40 20
7. Gustav Nyquist (F) 2019-2020 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 65 12 27 39 16
8. Liam Pecararo (F) 2019-2020 Greenville Swamp Rabbits ECHL 33 21 17 38 45
9. Tristan Poissant (F) 2019-2020 Johnstown Tomahawks NAHL 44 13 25 38 32
10. Cameron Brown (F) 2019-2020 Wheeling Nailers ECHL 52 16 21 37 22
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jim Montgomery (F) 170 103 198 301
2. Scott Pellerin (F) 167 106 117 223
3. Gary Conn (F) 127 107 114 221
4. Dave Capuano (F) 121 89 122 211
5. Jean-Yves Roy (F) 124 108 95 203
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jean-Yves Roy (F) 124 108 95 203
2. Gary Conn (F) 127 107 114 221
3. Scott Pellerin (F) 167 106 117 223
4. Jim Montgomery (F) 170 103 198 301
5. Dave Capuano (F) 121 89 122 211
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jim Montgomery (F) 170 103 198 301
2. Dave Capuano (F) 121 89 122 211
3. Cory LaRose (F) 146 61 119 180
4. Scott Pellerin (F) 167 106 117 223
5. Gary Conn (F) 127 107 114 221
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Joe Diamond (F) 135 59 104 467
2. Prestin Ryan (D) 119 11 46 359
3. Scott Smith (D) 131 12 53 287
4. Scott Pellerin (F) 167 106 223 274
5. Will O'Neill (D) 141 19 101 263
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jim Montgomery (F) 170 103 198 301
2. Scott Pellerin (F) 167 106 117 223
3. Martin Robitaille (F) 165 69 106 175
4. Christian Lalonde (D) 164 41 82 121
5. Dan Murphy (D) 164 2 31 33
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Paul Kariya (F) 51 33 124 2.431
2. Bill Demianiuk (F) 66 49 119 1.803
3. Jim Montgomery (F) 170 103 301 1.771
4. Dave Capuano (F) 121 89 211 1.744
5. Gary Conn (F) 127 107 221 1.740
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Paul Kariya (F) 1992-1993 NCAA 39 25 75 100 2.56 12
2. Jim Montgomery (F) 1992-1993 NCAA 45 32 63 95 2.11 40
3. Cal Ingraham (F) 1992-1993 NCAA 45 46 39 85 1.89 50
4. Dave Capuano (F) 1987-1988 NCAA 42 34 51 85 2.02 51
5. Jean-Yves Roy (F) 1990-1991 NCAA 43 37 45 82 1.91 26
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Cal Ingraham (F) 1992-1993 NCAA 45 46 39 85 1.89 50
2. Jean-Yves Roy (F) 1989-1990 NCAA 46 39 26 65 1.41 52
3. Jean-Yves Roy (F) 1990-1991 NCAA 43 37 45 82 1.91 26
4. Dave Capuano (F) 1988-1989 NCAA 41 37 30 67 1.63 38
5. Gary Conn (F) 1978-1979 NCAA II 34 35 30 65 1.91 -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Paul Kariya (F) 1992-1993 NCAA 39 25 75 100 2.56 12
2. Jim Montgomery (F) 1992-1993 NCAA 45 32 63 95 2.11 40
3. Jim Montgomery (F) 1990-1991 NCAA 43 24 57 81 1.88 44
4. Dave Capuano (F) 1987-1988 NCAA 42 34 51 85 2.02 51
5. Keith Carney (D) 1990-1991 NCAA 40 7 49 56 1.40 38
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Prestin Ryan (D) 2003-2004 NCAA 43 4 18 22 0.51 148
2. Joe Diamond (F) 2012-2013 NCAA 33 14 10 24 0.73 147
3. Joe Diamond (F) 2010-2011 NCAA 33 11 10 21 0.64 130
4. Prestin Ryan (D) 2002-2003 NCAA 37 1 8 9 0.24 120
5. Joe Diamond (F) 2011-2012 NCAA 37 25 22 47 1.27 117
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'1" 186 lbs 21.79
2018-2019 6'1" 191 lbs 21.92
2017-2018 6'2" 196 lbs 21.45
2016-2017 6'1" 199 lbs 21.04
2015-2016 6'1" 193 lbs 21.44
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