Team Facts
  • Plays in -
  • Team colours Blue + Green + Silver + White
  • Town Plymouth, MI
  • Founded 1990

2002-2003 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#31 Paul Drew (G) 34 1983 Merlin, ON, CAN 5'10" 190 R
#35 Ryan Nie (G) 33 1985 Nanticoke, ON, CAN 6'1" 165 L
#33 Jeff Weber (G) 33 1984 Manotick, ON, CAN 6'3" 194 R
DEFENSEMEN
#26 Grant Buckley (D) 34 1983 Richmond Hill, ON, CAN 6'2" 201 R
#15 Martin Cizek (D) 34 1984 Beroun, CZE 6'2" 203 L
#2 Cole Jarrett (D) 35 1983 Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN 6'0" 201 L
#5 Nate Kiser (D) 36 1982 Southgate, MI, USA 6'1" 225 R
#22 Mike Letizia (D) 33 1985 Chicago, IL, USA 6'1" 201 L
#38 Dave Liffiton (D) 33 1984 Windsor, ON, CAN 6'3" 209 L
#36 Erik Lundmark (D) 33 1985 Wabigon, ON, CAN 6'0" 183 L
#37 Sean Pennock (D) 32 1985 Sudbury, ON, CAN 6'1" 187 L
Justin Thoel (D) 35 1983 Chicago, IL, USA 6'0" 172 R
#8 Trevor Waddell (D) 32 1986 Mississauga, ON, CAN 5'11" 196 R
#20 James Wisniewski (D) 34 1984 Canton, MI, USA 5'11" 203 R
FORWARDS
#26
Matt Armstrong (LW) 36 1982 Orleans, ON, CAN 6'0" 198 L
#34 Jonas Fiedler (LW) 34 1984 Jihlava, CZE 6'2" 198 R
#10 Jimmy Gagnon (RW) 36 1982 Kitchener, ON, CAN 6'0" 170 L
#27 Gary Klapkowski (RW) 33 1985 Pittsburgh, PA, USA 5'9" 190 R
#17 Chad LaRose (RW/LW) 36 1982 Fraser, MI, USA 5'10" 181 R
#39 Brent Mahon (F) 34 1984 Kanata, ON, CAN - - R
#7 John Mitchell (C/LW) 33 1985 Oakville, ON, CAN 6'1" 205 L
#24 Mike Nelson (RW) 34 1984 Stratford, ON, CAN 6'0" 165 R
#13 Jeff Phillips (C) 34 1984 Highland, MI, USA 6'0" 225 R
#25 Steve Phillips (C) 33 1985 Highland, MI, USA 5'11" 192 -
#21 Ryan Ramsay (C) 35 1983 Ajax, ON, CAN 5'11" 194 L
#19 Taylor Raszka (RW) 31 1986 Petersburg, MI, USA 6'2" 185 L
#11 Tim Sestito (C/LW) 34 1984 Rome, NY, USA 5'11" 201 L
#6 Karl Stewart (LW) 35 1983 Scarborough, ON, CAN 5'11" 185 L
#16 Sean Thompson (F) 34 1984 Alliston, ON, CAN 6'0" 163 L
#19 Chris Thorburn (RW) 35 1983 Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN 6'3" 236 R
#27 Nick Vernelli (RW) 35 1983 Odessa, ON, CAN 6'1" 187 R
#18 John Vigilante (LW) 1985 Dearborn, MI, USA 6'0" 201 L
Position: G:2 D:10 F:16 | Av Age: 18.96 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 194 lbs | Compare with other teams

Team Staff

Team Facts
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
  • Arena Name Compuware Arena
  • Location Plymouth, MI
  • Capacity 4 500
  • Construction Year 1996
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
08/25/2015
08/25/2015 Confirmed Leaving Mitch Jones (D) Leaving for Alaska Aces
05/05/2015
05/05/2015 Confirmed Leaving Victor Crus Rydberg (F) Leaving for HC Vita Hästen
04/01/2015
04/01/2015 Confirmed Leaving Josh Wesley (D) Leaving for Charlotte Checkers
03/27/2015
03/27/2015 Confirmed Leaving Alex Nedeljkovic (G) Leaving for Carolina Hurricanes
03/19/2015
03/19/2015 Confirmed Leaving Yannick Rathgeb (D) Leaving for Gottéron
01/10/2015
01/10/2015 Confirmed Leaving Matt Mistele (F) Leaving for Oshawa Generals
01/09/2015
01/09/2015 Confirmed Joining Ryan Moore (F) Joining from Oshawa Generals
01/08/2015
01/08/2015 Confirmed Leaving Liam Dunda (F) Leaving for Owen Sound Attack
Show complete transfer coverage
Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Detroit Compuware Ambassadors
1990-1991 OHL 66 11 5 50 - - 213 378 27 16 Did not make playoffs
1991-1992 OHL 66 23 1 42 - - 279 353 47 14 Division QF loss
Detroit Jr. Red Wings
1992-1993 OHL 66 37 7 22 - - 336 264 81 4 Semifinal loss
1993-1994 OHL 66 42 4 20 - - 312 237 88 2 Final loss
1994-1995 OHL 66 44 4 18 - - 306 223 92 3 Champion
Detroit Jr. Whalers
1995-1996 OHL 66 40 4 22 - - 319 243 84 2 Semifinal loss
1996-1997 OHL 66 26 6 34 - - 230 270 58 10 Division QF loss
Plymouth Whalers
1997-1998 OHL 66 37 7 22 - - 279 223 81 5 Semifinal loss
1998-1999 OHL 68 51 4 13 - - 313 162 106 1 Conference SF loss
1999-2000 OHL 68 45 4 18 - 1 256 172 95 1 Final loss
2000-2001 OHL 68 43 5 15 - 5 253 162 96 2 Final loss
2001-2002 OHL 68 39 12 15 - 2 249 166 92 1 Conference QF loss
2002-2003 OHL 68 43 9 14 - 2 259 174 97 3 Conference Final loss
2003-2004 OHL 68 32 9 24 - 3 220 204 76 8 Conference SF loss
2004-2005 OHL 68 30 6 29 - 3 198 204 69 12 Conference QF loss
2005-2006 OHL 68 35 - 28 - 5 227 225 75 8 Conference SF loss
2006-2007 OHL 68 49 - 14 - 5 299 173 103 2 Champion
2007-2008 OHL 68 26 - 28 8 6 228 223 74 8 Conference QF loss
2008-2009 OHL 68 34 - 26 3 5 253 244 79 4 Conference SF loss
2009-2010 OHL 68 30 - 27 8 3 245 201 79 4 Conference SF loss
2010-2011 OHL 68 31 - 26 5 6 249 219 78 6 Conference SF loss
2011-2012 OHL 68 39 - 18 8 3 279 205 97 2 Conference SF loss
2012-2013 OHL 68 36 - 17 6 9 292 202 93 2 Conference Final loss
2013-2014 OHL 68 28 - 33 - 7 187 238 63 4 Conference QF loss
2014-2015 OHL 68 23 - 38 - 7 195 255 53 4 Did not make playoffs
Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Detroit Jr. Red Wings
1994-1995 M-Cup 3 2 - 1 - - 13 10 4 2 Final loss
Plymouth Whalers
2006-2007 M-Cup 3 1 - 2 - - 6 9 2 3 Semifinal loss

Retired Numbers

Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Jacob Collins (D) 2018-2019 Pembroke Lumber Kings CCHL 7 3 5 8 6
2. John Mitchell (F) 2018-2019 EHC München Champions HL 4 1 7 8 6
3. Bryce Yetman (F) 2018-2019 Windsor Aces GMHL 1 2 2 4 0
4. John Mitchell (F) 2018-2019 EHC München DEL 2 1 2 3 2
5. Alex Aleardi (F) 2018-2019 Rouen Champions HL 4 0 2 2 2
6. Sebastian Uvira (F) 2018-2019 Kölner Haie DEL 2 1 0 1 0
7. Ryan Hayes (F) 2018-2019 GC Küsnacht Lions NLB 1 0 1 1 0
8. Alex Aleardi (F) 2018-2019 Rouen France 2 0 1 1 0
9. John Armstrong (F) 2018-2019 Medvescak Zagreb EBEL 2 0 1 1 0
10. Philip McRae (F) 2018-2019 Schwenninger Wild Wings DEL 2 0 1 1 2
View Complete List
Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Pat Peake (F) 162 138 181 319
2. Bob Wren (F) 182 115 188 303
3. Chris Terry (F) 253 114 175 289
4. Todd Harvey (F) 173 113 158 271
5. Kevin Brown (F) 113 102 167 269
Show More
Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Pat Peake (F) 162 138 181 319
2. Sean Haggerty (F) 187 131 132 263
3. Harold Druken (F) 187 123 120 243
4. Bob Wren (F) 182 115 188 303
5. Chris Terry (F) 253 114 175 289
Show More
Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Bob Wren (F) 182 115 188 303
2. Pat Peake (F) 162 138 181 319
3. Chris Terry (F) 253 114 175 289
4. Kevin Brown (F) 113 102 167 269
5. Todd Harvey (F) 173 113 158 271
Show More
Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Eric Cairns (D) 187 11 70 635
2. Eric Gooldy (F) 249 60 157 554
3. Gino Pisellini (F) 190 34 71 545
4. Jesse Boulerice (F) 150 32 74 529
5. Mike Morrone (F) 158 18 72 500
Show More
Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Nick Malysa (D) 294 3 28 31
2. Joe Gaynor (F) 279 39 58 97
3. Austin Levi (D) 268 16 70 86
4. Garrett Meurs (F) 265 78 114 192
5. John Mitchell (F) 258 80 150 230
Show More
Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Kevin Brown (F) 113 102 269 2.381
2. Vincent Trocheck (F) 28 26 59 2.107
3. Pat Peake (F) 162 138 319 1.969
4. Lee Jinman (F) 26 10 45 1.731
5. Bob Wren (F) 182 115 303 1.665
Show More
Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Bob Wren (F) 1992-1993 OHL 63 57 88 145 2.30 91
2. Pat Peake (F) 1992-1993 OHL 46 58 78 136 2.96 64
3. Kevin Brown (F) 1993-1994 OHL 57 54 81 135 2.37 85
4. Kevin Brown (F) 1992-1993 OHL 56 48 86 134 2.39 76
5. Chad LaRose (F) 2002-2003 OHL 67 61 56 117 1.75 52
Show More
Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Chad LaRose (F) 2002-2003 OHL 67 61 56 117 1.75 52
2. Sean Haggerty (F) 1995-1996 OHL 66 60 51 111 1.68 78
3. Pat Peake (F) 1992-1993 OHL 46 58 78 136 2.96 64
4. Harold Druken (F) 1998-1999 OHL 60 58 45 103 1.72 34
5. Bob Wren (F) 1992-1993 OHL 63 57 88 145 2.30 91
Show More
Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Bob Wren (F) 1992-1993 OHL 63 57 88 145 2.30 91
2. Kevin Brown (F) 1992-1993 OHL 56 48 86 134 2.39 76
3. Kevin Brown (F) 1993-1994 OHL 57 54 81 135 2.37 85
4. Pat Peake (F) 1992-1993 OHL 46 58 78 136 2.96 64
5. Evan Brophey (F) 2006-2007 OHL 68 36 71 107 1.57 91
Show More
Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. David Benn (D) 1991-1992 OHL 61 4 12 16 0.26 305
2. Jan Vodrazka (D) 1996-1997 OHL 61 7 21 28 0.46 238
3. Eric Cairns (D) 1991-1992 OHL 64 1 11 12 0.19 237
4. Jozef Sladok (D) 2007-2008 OHL 60 0 4 4 0.07 223
5. Gino Pisellini (F) 2003-2004 OHL 68 15 15 30 0.44 214
Show More
Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2014-2015 6'1" 194 lbs 18.89
View 20 latest seasons