Team Facts

1993-1994 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
David Belitski (G) 45 1977 Mississauga, ON, CAN 5'7" 172 -
C.J. Denomme (G) 48 1974 London, ON, CAN 5'11" 181 L
Jeff Lillie (G) 46 1976 Toronto, ON, CAN - - -
Darryl Whyte (G) 47 1975 Mississauga, ON, CAN 6'0" 176 L
DEFENSEMEN
Jason Gladney (D) 48 1974 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'0" 198 L
Jason Hughes (D) 48 1974 Selby, ON, CAN 6'3" 201 R
Jason Johnson (D) 47 1975 Unionville, ON, CAN 5'11" 196 R
Greg McLean (D) 47 1975 London, ON, CAN 6'2" 201 R
Matt O'Dette (D) 47 1975 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'5" 227 R
Derek Pajot (D) 46 1976 LaSalle, ON, CAN 6'4" 220 L
Chris Phelps (D) 49 1973 Troy, MI, USA 6'0" 190 R
Darren Schmidt (D) 46 1976 Grosse Ile, MI, USA 6'1" 212 R
Wes Swinson (D) 47 1975 Peterborough, ON, CAN 6'1" 181 L
FORWARDS
James Boyd (LW) 46 1976 Midland, ON, CAN 5'11" 194 L
Peter Brearley (RW) 47 1975 Chatham, ON, CAN 6'3" 216 R
Joe Coombs (LW) 47 1975 Brantford, ON, CAN 5'10" 194 L
Norman Dezainde (LW) 49 1973 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'0" 190 L
Gordon Dickie (F) 48 1974 Etobicoke, ON, CAN 5'10" 174 R
#19 Mark Donahue (RW) 49 1973 Rochester, MI, USA 6'0" 183 R
Trevor Gallant (C) 47 1975 London, ON, CAN 5'9" 187 L
Shane Leamon (LW) 46 1976 Halifax, NS, CAN 6'1" 190 L
Eric Manlow (LW) 47 1975 Belleville, ON, CAN 6'0" 214 L
Jason Morgan (C/LW) 46 1976 St. John's, NL, CAN 6'1" 214 L
Sergei Olimpiyev (LW) 47 1975 Kharkov, UKR 6'4" 220 L
Ryan Pawluk (LW) 46 1976 Windsor, ON, CAN 6'0" 190 L
Chris Pittman (C) 46 1976 Stephenville, NL, CAN 6'2" 165 L
Travis Riggin (F) 45 1977 Kincardine, ON, CAN 6'0" 201 R
Tim Spitzig (RW)   “C” 48 1974 Goderich, ON, CAN 6'0" 194 R
Andrew Taylor (LW) 45 1977 Stratford, ON, CAN 6'2" 187 L
Todd Warriner (LW) 48 1974 Blenheim, ON, CAN 6'1" 201 L
Position: G: 2, D: 8, F: 17 | Av Age: 18.96 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 195 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 26 players
3 players
1 player
Experience Kitchener Rangers: 3 274 GP
NHL: 534 GP
OG: 4 GP
SHL: 49 GP
Liiga: 44 GP
AHL: 1 666 GP
DEL: 223 GP
Affiliated Team(s) Ayr Centennials (GOJHL)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Complex Location Kitchener, ON Capacity 6 900 Construction Year 1951
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
10/30/2022
10/30/2022 Confirmed Joining Blair Scott (D) Joining from Soo Greyhounds
10/27/2022
10/27/2022 Confirmed Leaving Jack Harper (D) Leaving for Burlington Cougars
10/15/2022
10/15/2022 Up/Down Joining Filip Mesar (F) Joining from Laval Rocket
10/13/2022
10/13/2022 Confirmed Joining Marco Costantini (G) Joining from Hamilton Bulldogs
10/02/2022
10/02/2022 Up/Down Joining Roman Schmidt (D) Joining from Tampa Bay Lightning
10/01/2022
10/01/2022 Confirmed Leaving Andrew LeBlanc (F) Leaving for Niagara IceDogs
10/01/2022 Confirmed Leaving Jacob LeBlanc (D) Leaving for Niagara IceDogs
09/28/2022
09/28/2022 Up/Down Joining Francesco Pinelli (F) Joining from Los Angeles Kings
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1993-1994 OHL 66 32 4 30 - - 286 316 68 1.03 11 Division QF loss
1994-1995 OHL 66 18 6 42 - - 216 296 42 0.64 14 Division QF loss
1995-1996 OHL 66 35 3 28 - - 253 230 73 1.11 8 Quarterfinal loss
1996-1997 OHL 66 34 10 22 - - 274 235 78 1.18 5 Semifinal loss
1997-1998 OHL 66 27 10 29 - - 224 239 64 0.97 10 Division QF loss
1998-1999 OHL 68 23 6 39 - - 205 257 52 0.76 14 Did not make playoffs
1999-2000 OHL 68 28 6 30 - 4 229 256 66 0.97 13 Conference QF loss
2000-2001 OHL 68 26 6 36 - 0 183 247 58 0.85 17 Did not make playoffs
2001-2002 OHL 68 35 10 22 - 1 257 190 81 1.19 9 Conference QF loss
2002-2003 OHL 68 46 5 14 - 3 275 188 100 1.47 1 Champion
2003-2004 OHL 68 34 6 26 - 2 254 235 76 1.12 7 Conference QF loss
2004-2005 OHL 68 35 9 20 - 4 235 187 83 1.22 3 Conference Final loss
2005-2006 OHL 68 47 - 19 - 2 255 165 96 1.41 3 Conference QF loss
2006-2007 OHL 68 47 - 17 - 4 262 187 98 1.44 3 Conference SF loss
2007-2008 OHL 68 46 - 11 7 4 289 174 110 1.62 1 Champion
2008-2009 OHL 68 21 - 37 5 5 208 254 57 0.84 9 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 OHL 68 36 - 19 6 7 286 236 91 1.34 3 Conference Final loss
2010-2011 OHL 68 36 - 21 2 9 256 217 85 1.25 3 Conference QF loss
2011-2012 OHL 68 37 - 24 5 2 253 211 86 1.26 3 Conference Final loss
2012-2013 OHL 68 30 - 20 9 9 216 185 87 1.28 4 Conference SF loss
2013-2014 OHL 68 22 - 41 - 5 200 280 49 0.72 5 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 OHL 68 32 - 26 - 10 216 221 74 1.09 5 First round loss
2015-2016 OHL 68 44 - 17 - 7 256 197 95 1.40 3 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 OHL 68 36 - 27 - 5 244 251 77 1.13 4 First round loss
2017-2018 OHL 68 43 - 21 - 4 246 218 90 1.32 1 Semifinal loss
2018-2019 OHL 68 34 - 30 - 4 251 267 72 1.06 3 First round loss
2019-2020 OHL 63 40 - 16 - 7 264 213 87 1.38 2 Playoffs Cancelled
2020-2021 OHL 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0 0 - - Season Cancelled
2021-2022 OHL 68 30 - 31 - 7 236 271 67 0.99 4 Conference SF loss
2022-2023 OHL 20 8 - 12 - 0 66 78 16 0.80 5 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1980-1981 M-Cup 4 2 - 2 - - 17 19 4 1.00 2 Final loss
1981-1982 M-Cup 4 2 - 2 - - 19 16 4 1.00 2 Champion
1983-1984 M-Cup 3 3 - 0 - - 24 11 6 2.00 1 Final loss
1989-1990 M-Cup 3 2 - 1 - - 17 15 4 1.33 2 Final group
2002-2003 M-Cup 3 3 - 0 - - 12 6 6 2.00 1 Champion
2007-2008 M-Cup 3 1 - 2 - - 10 11 2 0.67 3 Final loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Liam Hawel (F) 2022-2023 St. Francis Xavier Univ. USports 16 12 15 27 18
2. Dominik Kubalík (F) 2022-2023 Detroit Red Wings NHL 20 9 12 21 2
3. Jeff Skinner (F) 2022-2023 Buffalo Sabres NHL 21 9 12 21 8
4. Jeremy Bracco (F) 2022-2023 Barys Astana KHL 32 8 13 21 0
5. Phil Varone (F) 2022-2023 Spartak Moskva KHL 32 9 10 19 14
6. Rickard Hugg (F) 2022-2023 Skellefteå AIK SHL 21 6 12 18 2
7. Alex Aleardi (F) 2022-2023 Rapid City Rush ECHL 16 5 13 18 6
8. Jack Combs (F) 2022-2023 Allen Americans ECHL 14 8 9 17 12
9. Nazem Kadri (F) 2022-2023 Calgary Flames NHL 21 8 7 15 8
10. Justin MacPherson (D) 2022-2023 Saint Mary's Univ. USports 16 1 14 15 30
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dwight Foster (F) 323 194 282 476
2. Derek Roy (F) 242 147 188 335
3. Trevor Gallant (F) 228 106 216 322
4. André Benoît (D) 324 99 200 299
5. Evan McGrath (F) 267 96 203 299
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dwight Foster (F) 323 194 282 476
2. Derek Roy (F) 242 147 188 335
3. Bill Barber (F) 177 127 171 298
4. Wayne Presley (F) 171 127 145 272
5. Shawn Burr (F) 175 125 153 278
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dwight Foster (F) 323 194 282 476
2. Trevor Gallant (F) 228 106 216 322
3. Evan McGrath (F) 267 96 203 299
4. André Benoît (D) 324 99 200 299
5. Derek Roy (F) 242 147 188 335
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Mike Moher (F) 139 32 81 1027
2. Adam Keefe (F) 228 42 102 867
3. Boris Valábik (D) 163 4 29 725
4. Rob Sangster (F) 146 18 68 684
5. Rick Allain (D) 180 11 51 600
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. André Benoît (D) 324 99 200 299
2. Dwight Foster (F) 323 194 282 476
3. Darby Llewellyn (F) 301 95 76 171
4. Richard Borgo (F) 284 108 133 241
5. Joe McDonnell (F) 272 22 85 107
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Ron Sanko (F) 53 34 111 2.09
2. Steve Downie (F) 17 12 33 1.94
3. Brian Bellows (F) 113 94 213 1.88
4. Donald Laurence (F) 94 93 174 1.85
5. Mike Morrison (F) 55 33 96 1.75
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dwight Foster (F) 1976-1977 OMJHL 64 60 83 143 2.23 88
2. John Tucker (F) 1982-1983 OHL 70 60 80 140 2.00 33
3. Wayne Presley (F) 1983-1984 OHL 70 63 76 139 1.99 156
4. Paul Reinhart (D) 1978-1979 OMJHL 66 51 78 129 1.96 57
5. Shawn Burr (F) 1985-1986 OHL 59 60 67 127 2.15 83
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Wayne Presley (F) 1983-1984 OHL 70 63 76 139 1.99 156
2. Dwight Foster (F) 1976-1977 OMJHL 64 60 83 143 2.23 88
3. John Tucker (F) 1982-1983 OHL 70 60 80 140 2.00 33
4. Shawn Burr (F) 1985-1986 OHL 59 60 67 127 2.15 83
5. Jeff Larmer (F) 1980-1981 OHL 68 54 54 108 1.59 103
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jason Akeson (F) 2010-2011 OHL 67 24 84 108 1.61 23
2. Dwight Foster (F) 1976-1977 OMJHL 64 60 83 143 2.23 88
3. Justin Azevedo (F) 2007-2008 OHL 67 43 81 124 1.85 69
4. John Tucker (F) 1982-1983 OHL 70 60 80 140 2.00 33
5. Trevor Gallant (F) 1993-1994 OHL 66 39 80 119 1.80 49
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Mike Moher (F) 1981-1982 OHL 43 13 14 27 0.63 384
2. Mike Moher (F) 1980-1981 OHL 51 8 14 22 0.43 372
3. Rob Sangster (F) 1988-1989 OHL 64 10 25 35 0.55 337
4. Adam Keefe (F) 2004-2005 OHL 67 16 30 46 0.69 286
5. Bennett Wolf (D) 1978-1979 OMJHL 47 3 18 21 0.45 279
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'0" 183 lbs 18.16
2021-2022 6'0" 186 lbs 18.93
2020-2021 6'0" 186 lbs 19.36
2019-2020 6'0" 190 lbs 19.08
2018-2019 6'0" 183 lbs 18.96
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Recent OHL Priority Selection Selections
RND # Player Born Birtplace HT WT
2022
1 #9 Michael Hage (C) 04/14/2006 Mississauga, ON, CAN 6'0" 181 lbs
2 #31 Cole Longacre (D) 05/26/2006 Sewell, NJ, USA 6'1" 196 lbs
3 #56 Justin Bottineau (C) 01/11/2006 Burlington, ON, CAN 6'0" 168 lbs
4 #72 Luca DiFelice (G) 04/11/2006 Brampton, ON, CAN 6'3" 172 lbs
6 #112 Lex Terrance (D) 05/02/2006 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'0" 165 lbs
7 #132 Kamil Bednarik (F) 05/26/2006 Elmhurst, IL, USA 5'11" 176 lbs
9 #172 Roarke Gilmour (D) 07/12/2006 Iroquois, ON, CAN 5'11" 154 lbs
10 #192 Carson McGurn (F) 03/06/2006 Ottawa, ON, CAN 5'11" 165 lbs
11 #212 Christian Humphreys (C) 02/04/2006 Pittsburgh, PA, USA 5'10" 150 lbs
12 #232 Danny Thomakos (C) 07/27/2006 Georgina, ON, CAN 5'8" 150 lbs
13 #252 Evan Maillet (G) 03/10/2006 Mississauga, ON, CAN 5'9" 161 lbs
14 #272 Ian Biancofiore (F) 01/12/2006 5'10" 201 lbs
15 #292 Luka Cenanovic (D) 10/27/2006 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'3" 170 lbs
2021
1 #17 Carson Rehkopf (C/LW) 01/07/2005 Barrie, ON, CAN 6'1" 194 lbs
3 #51 Cameron Mercer (C) 05/27/2005 Barrie, ON, CAN 6'0" 181 lbs
4 #62 Matthew Andonovski (D) 03/14/2005 Markham, ON, CAN 6'2" 201 lbs
5 #97 Dylan McFadden (F) 01/06/2005 ON, CAN 5'10" 150 lbs
5 #99 Ryan Fine (F) 03/14/2005 Center Moriches, NY, USA 6'0" 183 lbs
6 #102 Adam Zidlicky (RW/LW) 01/28/2005 Praha, CZE 6'0" 165 lbs
7 #137 Sebastian Monaco (G) 02/18/2005 Caledon, ON, CAN 6'0" 165 lbs
8 #142 Brady Schwindt (C) 04/14/2005 Breslau, ON, CAN 6'2" 161 lbs
9 #177 Jack Pridham (RW) 10/08/2005 Stouffville, ON, CAN 6'2" 165 lbs
11 #217 Riddick Dube (G) 06/24/2005 Almonte, ON, CAN - -
12 #222 Drew Fortescue (D) 04/28/2005 Pearl River, NY, USA 6'3" 170 lbs
13 #257 Joseph Macchione (C) 12/12/2005 Streetsville, ON, CAN 5'9" 165 lbs
14 #262 Aydan Doyle (LW) 03/11/2005 Barrie, ON, CAN 5'9" 143 lbs
2020
1 #17 Andrew LeBlanc (C) 06/03/2004 Port Colborne, ON, CAN 5'11" 176 lbs
3 #42 Jacob LeBlanc (D) 06/03/2004 Port Colborne, ON, CAN 6'0" 181 lbs
3 #47 Trent Swick (LW) 04/25/2004 St. Catharines, ON, CAN 6'6" 207 lbs
3 #53 Jackson Parsons (G) 11/23/2004 Embrun, ON, CAN 6'1" 203 lbs
4 #65 Cutter Gauthier (LW/C) 01/19/2004 Skellefteå, SWE 6'2" 194 lbs
4 #67 George Fegaras (D) 04/26/2004 Richmond Hill, ON, CAN 6'2" 194 lbs
6 #117 Kai Dunits (C) 06/26/2004 Kanata, ON, CAN 6'0" 185 lbs
7 #137 Nathan Lewis (LW) 07/27/2004 Chicago, IL, USA 6'5" 209 lbs
8 #147 Tucker Shedd (D) 09/08/2004 Holt, MI, USA 6'0" 181 lbs
9 #177 Marcus Vandenberg (G) 04/25/2004 Dorchester, ON, CAN 5'11" 165 lbs
10 #182 Brett Henderson (LW) 01/06/2004 Oakville, ON, CAN 5'10" 163 lbs
11 #217 Kenny Connors (C) 03/10/2003 Glen Mills, PA, USA 6'1" 198 lbs
12 #232 Devin Kaplan (RW) 01/10/2004 Bridgewater, NJ, USA 6'2" 198 lbs
12 #237 Corbin Roach (RW) 03/09/2004 Belleville, ON, CAN 5'10" 174 lbs
13 #257 Owen Mehlenbacher (C) 01/26/2004 Fort Erie, ON, CAN 6'2" 190 lbs
14 #277 Antonino Pugliese (LW) 04/09/2004 Hamilton, ON, CAN 5'9" 179 lbs
15 #297 Mick Thompson (LW) 03/01/2004 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'9" 161 lbs
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