Team Facts
  • Plays in ECHL
  • Team colours Purple + White + Silver + Black
  • Town Reading, PA
  • Founded 2001

2011-2012 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#33 Paul Dainton (G) 31 1986 Halifax, NS, CAN 5'11" 185 L
#33 Shane Davis (G) 31 1987 Bechtelsville, PA, USA 5'11" 165 L
#30 Brad Eidsness (G) 28 1989 Chestermere, AB, CAN 6'0" 183 L
#30 Michael Hutchinson (G) 28 1990 Barrie, ON, CAN 6'3" 203 R
#33
Mark Owuya (G) 28 1989 Stockholm, SWE 6'2" 194 L
#30 Joe Palmer (G) 30 1988 Utica, NY, USA 6'1" 205 L
#33 Jussi Rynnäs (G) 31 1987 Pori, FIN 6'5" 216 L
#1 Karel St-Laurent (G) 27 1990 Ville Ste-Catherine, QC, CAN 6'3" 179 L
#30 Brent Troyan (G) 28 1989 Johnstown, PA, USA 5'10" 161 R
DEFENSEMEN
#24 Brodie Beard (D) 31 1986 South Porcupine, ON, CAN 6'1" 190 L
#2 Ryan Blair (D) 32 1986 Ashburn, VA, USA 6'4" 209 L
#12
Ryan Button (D) 27 1991 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'1" 194 L
#3 Marc Cantin (D) 28 1990 Omemee, ON, CAN 6'1" 205 L
#20 Dave Cowan (D) 32 1985 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'4" 212 R
#25 Marvin Degon (D) 34 1983 Worcester, MA, USA 5'11" 190 R
#14 Tucker Donahoe (D) 29 1989 Canton, MA, USA 6'4" 190 -
#24 Colten Hayes (D) 28 1990 Maple Ridge, BC, CAN 6'3" 209 R
#4 Rob Kwiet (D) 29 1988 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'1" 218 L
#18 William Lacasse (D) 30 1987 St-Pie, QC, CAN 6'1" 190 R
#26 Derrick LaPoint (D) 30 1988 Eau Claire, WI, USA 6'2" 174 L
#5 Louis Liotti (D) 32 1985 Westbury, NY, USA 6'1" 196 R
#28 Ray Macias (D/RW) 31 1986 Long Beach, CA, USA 6'1" 198 R
#24 Zach McKelvie (D/LW) 33 1985 New Brighton, MN, USA 6'2" 187 L
#21
Daniel Spivak (D) 29 1988 Netanya, ISR 6'1" 187 L
#21 David Strathman (D) 32 1985 Tempe, AZ, USA 6'2" 190 R
#7 Denny Urban (D) 29 1988 Pittsburgh, PA, USA 5'10" 176 R
FORWARDS
#19 Mikaël Bédard (F) 30 1987 Montréal, QC, CAN 5'10" 190 L
#8 Tyler Brenner (C/RW/D) 30 1988 Linwood, ON, CAN 6'2" 201 R
#17 Matt Caruana (C) 32 1985 Orono, ON, CAN 6'0" 174 L
#25 Ethan Cox (RW) 30 1987 Richmond, BC, CAN 5'10" 174 L
#16 Ryan Cruthers (RW)   “C” 33 1984 Farmingdale, NY, USA 6'0" 196 R
#27 Chris Doyle (C) 28 1990 Charlottetown, PE, CAN 6'0" 194 L
#29 Andrew Favot (LW) 30 1988 King City, ON, CAN 5'7" 150 L
#21 Todd Griffith (F) 33 1985 Welland, ON, CAN 5'11" 181 L
#6 Casey Haines (LW)   “A” 31 1986 Indiana, PA, USA 5'10" 179 L
#14 Brayden Irwin (C/RW) 31 1987 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'5" 216 R
#8 Justin Kemmerer (F/D) 31 1986 Hershey, PA, USA 6'3" 185 R
#21 Jeremiah Ketts (C) 30 1987 Foristell, MO, USA 5'10" 183 R
#13 Olivier Labelle (RW)   “A” 32 1985 St-Eustache, QC, CAN 6'0" 190 R
#21 Aaron Lewicki (RW) 30 1987 Livonia, MI, USA 6'0" 201 R
#12 Kyle MacKinnon (C) 30 1987 Walnut, CA, USA 6'0" 196 L
#15 Dennis McCauley (LW) 32 1985 Billerica, MA, USA 6'3" 216 L
#18 Dale Mitchell (RW) 29 1989 Mississauga, ON, CAN 5'9" 205 R
#2 Kyle Neuber (RW) 29 1989 Sarnia, ON, CAN 6'1" 225 R
#16 Ian O'Connor (F) 30 1987 Londonderry, NH, USA 6'0" 203 L
#27 Chad Painchaud (RW) 31 1986 Mississauga, ON, CAN 6'1" 185 R
#10 Richard Purslow (F) 31 1986 Greenlawn, NY, USA 5'10" 176 L
#23 Yannick Riendeau (RW/LW) 29 1988 Brossard, QC, CAN 5'10" 179 L
#29 Kenny Ryan (RW) 26 1991 Franklin, MI, USA 6'0" 205 R
#24 Matt Schepke (LW) 33 1985 Warren, MI, USA 5'9" 194 L
#9 John Scrymgeour (F) 31 1986 Pickering, ON, CAN 6'1" 201 L
#19 Rob Shearer (C) 41 1976 Kitchener, ON, CAN 5'9" 187 R
#11 Everett Sheen (LW) 31 1986 Lethbridge, AB, CAN 6'0" 185 L
#10 Yannick Tifu (C)   “C” 33 1984 Brossard, QC, CAN 5'11" 185 L
#29 Chase Watson (F) 35 1982 Media, PA, USA 6'0" 194 L
Position: G:7 D:12 F:24 | Av Age: 23.58 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 191 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Santander Arena
  • Location Reading, PA
  • Capacity 7 160
  • Construction Year 2001
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
04/24/2018
04/24/2018 Confirmed Leaving Matt Willows (F) Leaving for Retired
04/10/2018
04/10/2018 Confirmed Leaving Adam Larkin (D) Leaving for Unknown
04/08/2018
04/08/2018 Confirmed Joining Nick Niedert (G) Joining from No team
04/07/2018
04/07/2018 Confirmed Joining Kevin Whitbeck (G) Joining from No team
04/01/2018
04/01/2018 Confirmed Joining Adam Larkin (D) Joining from Adirondack Thunder
03/30/2018
03/30/2018 Confirmed Joining Stephen Johnson (D) Joining from Adirondack Thunder
03/21/2018
03/21/2018 Confirmed Joining Jack Riley (F) Joining from Mercyhurst Univ.
03/13/2018
03/13/2018 Confirmed Joining Viktor Liljegren (F) Joining from RPI (Rensselaer Polytech. Inst.)
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2001-2002 ECHL 72 27 - 36 - 9 182 215 63 27 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 ECHL 72 32 - 35 - 5 261 303 69 20 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 ECHL 72 37 - 25 - 10 212 189 84 14 Conference Final loss
2004-2005 ECHL 72 43 - 22 - 7 220 161 93 5 Conference SF loss
2005-2006 ECHL 72 42 - 23 - 7 249 209 91 10 Conference QF loss
2006-2007 ECHL 72 32 - 33 - 7 221 235 71 12 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 ECHL 72 38 - 26 - 8 247 233 84 7 Conference SF loss
2008-2009 ECHL 72 24 - 42 - 6 211 269 54 12 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 ECHL 72 37 - 29 - 6 254 275 80 7 Conference Final loss
2010-2011 ECHL 72 44 - 23 - 5 257 220 93 2 Conference SF loss
2011-2012 ECHL 72 36 - 28 - 8 229 235 80 8 Conference QF loss
2012-2013 ECHL 72 46 - 19 - 7 246 185 99 1 Champion
2013-2014 ECHL 72 46 - 22 - 4 229 182 96 1 Conference QF loss
2014-2015 ECHL 72 45 - 21 - 6 259 210 96 3 Division Semifinal loss
2015-2016 ECHL 72 36 - 26 - 10 222 194 82 3 Semifinal loss
2016-2017 ECHL 72 41 - 25 - 6 255 217 88 2 Eight final loss
2017-2018 ECHL 72 39 - 24 - 9 232 199 87 3 Eight final loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Robbie Czarnik (F) 2017-2018 Eispiraten Crimmitschau DEL2 52 37 27 64 50
2. Barry Almeida (F) 2017-2018 Worcester Railers ECHL 68 22 39 61 36
3. Justin Danforth (F) 2017-2018 Cincinnati Cyclones ECHL 44 28 31 59 40
4. Brendan Brooks (F) 2017-2018 Braehead Clan EIHL 54 32 25 57 58
5. Matt Pope (F) 2017-2018 Cardiff Devils EIHL 52 21 36 57 54
6. Joël Champagne (F) 2017-2018 Grenoble France 44 27 29 56 52
7. Dale Mitchell (F) 2017-2018 Odense Bulldogs Denmark 49 21 34 55 75
8. Brandon Alderson (F) 2017-2018 Heilbronner Falken DEL2 52 25 29 54 106
9. Ian Watters (F) 2017-2018 Guildford Flames EIHL 55 23 31 54 58
10. Danick Bouchard (F) 2017-2018 Angers France 44 23 29 52 18
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Ryan Cruthers (F) 278 86 187 273
2. Olivier Labelle (F) 294 128 128 256
3. Yannick Tifu (F) 245 84 138 222
4. Ben Gordon (F) 124 53 91 144
5. Brad Rooney (F) 131 53 86 139
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Olivier Labelle (F) 294 128 128 256
2. Ryan Cruthers (F) 278 86 187 273
3. Yannick Tifu (F) 245 84 138 222
4. Ben Gordon (F) 124 53 91 144
5. Brad Rooney (F) 131 53 86 139
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Ryan Cruthers (F) 278 86 187 273
2. Yannick Tifu (F) 245 84 138 222
3. Olivier Labelle (F) 294 128 128 256
4. Graig Mischler (F) 134 27 96 123
5. Ben Gordon (F) 124 53 91 144
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Olivier Labelle (F) 294 128 256 581
2. Malcolm MacMillan (F) 162 30 86 539
3. Rob Lalonde (D) 168 18 60 489
4. Reagan Rome (D) 176 12 73 398
5. Ryan Cruthers (F) 278 86 273 299
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Olivier Labelle (F) 294 128 128 256
2. Ryan Cruthers (F) 278 86 187 273
3. Yannick Tifu (F) 245 84 138 222
4. Nick Luukko (D) 202 15 40 55
5. Todd Perry (D) 191 9 43 52
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Kris Newbury (F) 1 1 3 3.000
2. Evan Barlow (F) 4 4 10 2.500
3. Darren Reid (F) 1 0 2 2.000
4. Daniel Steiner (F) 29 19 42 1.448
5. Brian McCullough (F) 69 39 98 1.420
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brian McCullough (F) 2002-2003 ECHL 69 39 59 98 1.42 84
2. Brad Rooney (F) 2002-2003 ECHL 63 27 60 87 1.38 130
3. Steve Rymsha (F) 2002-2003 ECHL 70 38 39 77 1.10 86
4. Matt Willows (F) 2017-2018 ECHL 72 32 42 74 1.03 49
5. Greg Hogeboom (F) 2006-2007 ECHL 54 30 44 74 1.37 43
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brian McCullough (F) 2002-2003 ECHL 69 39 59 98 1.42 84
2. Steve Rymsha (F) 2002-2003 ECHL 70 38 39 77 1.10 86
3. Doug Christiansen (F) 2005-2006 ECHL 63 35 29 64 1.02 141
4. Matt Willows (F) 2017-2018 ECHL 72 32 42 74 1.03 49
5. Greg Hogeboom (F) 2006-2007 ECHL 54 30 44 74 1.37 43
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brad Rooney (F) 2002-2003 ECHL 63 27 60 87 1.38 130
2. Brian McCullough (F) 2002-2003 ECHL 69 39 59 98 1.42 84
3. Graig Mischler (F) 2004-2005 ECHL 59 12 51 63 1.07 72
4. Ryan Cruthers (F) 2009-2010 ECHL 60 22 49 71 1.18 71
5. Yannick Tifu (F) 2012-2013 ECHL 72 27 45 72 1.00 84
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Malcolm MacMillan (F) 2006-2007 ECHL 66 10 25 35 0.53 270
2. Dave Stewart (F) 2003-2004 ECHL 71 6 10 16 0.23 253
3. Rémi Royer (D) 2002-2003 ECHL 29 7 7 14 0.48 186
4. Mike Salekin (D) 2007-2008 ECHL 49 4 9 13 0.27 183
5. Malcolm MacMillan (F) 2005-2006 ECHL 62 12 17 29 0.47 165
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2017-2018 6'0" 190 lbs 25.16
2016-2017 6'0" 192 lbs 25.24
2015-2016 6'1" 191 lbs 24.72
2014-2015 6'1" 192 lbs 24.44
2013-2014 6'0" 193 lbs 24.53
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