2015-2016 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Geordan Andrew (G) 20 1998 Red Deer, AB, CAN 5'9" 134 L
#1 Justin Travis (G) 19 1999 Red Deer, AB, CAN 5'10" 165 L
#31 Dawson Weatherill (G) 19 1999 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'4" 190 L
DEFENSEMEN
#8 Luke Bast (D) 17 2000 Red Deer, AB, CAN 5'9" 170 L
Ben Isaac (D) 20 1998 Red Deer, AB, CAN - - -
Nathan Kartusch (D) 18 1999 Red Deer, AB, CAN 5'11" 157 -
#10 Matt Krawiec (D) 20 1998 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'2" 185 L
#3 Landon MacKenzie (D) 20 1998 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'0" 172 L
#9 Brady Park (D) 20 1998 Red Deer, AB, CAN 5'9" 150 R
#12 Dayton Playford (D) 19 1999 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'0" 185 -
#5 Adam Sandstrom (D) 19 1999 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'3" 201 L
Ethan Schlag (D) 18 2000 - - -
Tanner Scott (D) 18 2000 Red Deer, AB, CAN 5'9" 161 -
Connor Sullivan (D) 20 1998 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'2" 174 L
FORWARDS
Josh Bussard (F) 20 1998 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'0" 152 -
#6 Graysen Cameron (RW) 19 1999 Olds, AB, CAN 6'0" 170 R
Brenden Davidson (F) 19 1999 Clive, AB, CAN 6'2" 207 L
#17 Regan Doig (F) 20 1998 Olds, AB, CAN 6'2" 163 R
Nathan Dyck (F) 19 1999 - - -
#11 Matthew Froehlick (F) 20 1998 Rimbey, AB, CAN 5'10" 165 L
Wyatt Gelinas (F) 18 2000 Olds, AB, CAN 5'10" 170 L
#19 Levi Glasman (F) 19 1999 Lacombe, AB, CAN 6'0" 165 L
#20 Tyrees Goodrunning (F) 18 1999 Rocky Mountain House, AB, CAN 5'6" 161 -
#22 Tyler Graber (F) 20 1998 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'1" 183 L
Austin Lawson (F) 19 1999 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'0" 190 -
#7 Josh McNeil (F) 18 2000 Sylvan Lake, AB, CAN 5'10" 165 -
Justin Paarup (F) 19 1999 Red Deer, AB, CAN 5'7" 161 -
#16 Joel Ray (F) 19 1999 Innisfail, AB, CAN 5'11" 181 -
#4 Kobe Scott (C) 20 1998 Red Deer, AB, CAN 5'11" 181 R
#15 Landon Siegle (F) 20 1998 Sylvan Lake, AB, CAN 5'11" 181 R
#21 Parker Smyth (LW) 20 1998 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'0" 165 L
#18 Josh Tarzwell (C) 18 2000 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'1" 205 L
#14 Tanner Zentner (C) 20 1998 Red Deer, AB, CAN 6'4" 192 R
Position: G:3 D:6 F:12 | Av Age: 16.52 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 174 lbs | Compare with other teams

Team Staff

Team Facts
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
08/11/2018
08/11/2018 Confirmed Leaving Tye Carriere (F) Leaving for Canmore Eagles
06/29/2018
06/29/2018 Confirmed Leaving Kyle Budvarson (D) Leaving for Trail Smoke Eaters
06/15/2018
06/15/2018 Confirmed Leaving Hunter Leslie (F) Leaving for Olds Grizzlys
04/06/2018
04/06/2018 Confirmed Leaving Daylan Kuefler (F) Leaving for Kamloops Blazers
02/05/2018
02/05/2018 Confirmed Leaving Duncan Hughes (G) Leaving for Olds Grizzlys
05/05/2017
05/05/2017 Confirmed Leaving Levi Glasman (F) Leaving for Trail Smoke Eaters
09/07/2015
09/07/2015 Confirmed Leaving Kale Howarth (F) Leaving for Trail Smoke Eaters
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1997-1998 AMHL - - - - - - - - - - -
1998-1999 AMHL - - - - - - - - - 6 -
1999-2000 AMHL - - - - - - - - - 1 -
2000-2001 AMHL - - - - - - - - - 4 -
2001-2002 AMHL - - - - - - - - - 4 -
2002-2003 AMHL - - - - - - - - - 3 -
2003-2004 AMHL - - - - - - - - - 2 -
2004-2005 AMHL - - - - - - - - - 2 -
2005-2006 AMHL - - - - - - - - - 3 -
2006-2007 AMHL - - - - - - - - - 1 -
2012-2013 AMHL 34 23 7 4 - - 133 55 53 1 Champion
2013-2014 AMHL 35 22 6 7 - - 136 71 50 1 Champion
2014-2015 AMHL 34 11 5 18 - - 112 120 27 7 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 AMHL 34 19 4 11 - - 108 88 42 3 Division Semifinal loss
2016-2017 AMHL 34 19 10 5 - - 116 69 48 4 Division QF loss
2017-2018 AMHL 35 24 6 5 - - 128 69 54 2 Division Semifinal loss
2018-2019 AMHL - - - - - - - - - - -

Stars and Cult Players

Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Matt McKnight (F) 2018-2019 Bietigheim Steelers DEL2 10 6 13 19 10
2. Levi Glasman (F) 2018-2019 Trail Smoke Eaters BCHL 13 3 11 14 4
3. Paul Postma (D) 2018-2019 Ak Bars Kazan KHL 20 4 9 13 2
4. Landon Siegle (F) 2018-2019 Wetaskiwin Icemen CapJHL 6 7 4 11 12
5. Jeremy Klessens (F) 2018-2019 Drayton Valley Thunder AJHL 13 7 4 11 2
6. Austin Lawson (F) 2018-2019 Blackfalds Wranglers HJHL 6 6 4 10 0
7. Jeff de Wit (F) 2018-2019 Red Deer Rebels WHL 9 6 4 10 4
8. Joel Ray (F) 2018-2019 Bonnyville Pontiacs AJHL 13 4 6 10 14
9. Tanner Zentner (F) 2018-2019 Melfort Mustangs SJHL 11 3 7 10 14
10. Justin Paarup (F) 2018-2019 Red Deer Vipers HJHL 6 5 3 8 12
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tyler Haarstad (F) 71 51 65 116
2. Craig Westlake (F) 96 45 68 113
3. Brennen Francon (F) 65 30 51 81
4. Rob Forshner (F) 71 30 50 80
5. Matt McKnight (F) 72 44 34 78
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tyler Haarstad (F) 71 51 65 116
2. Craig Westlake (F) 96 45 68 113
3. Glenn Hicks (F) 60 45 30 75
4. Matt McKnight (F) 72 44 34 78
5. Brennen Francon (F) 65 30 51 81
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Craig Westlake (F) 96 45 68 113
2. Tyler Haarstad (F) 71 51 65 116
3. Brennen Francon (F) 65 30 51 81
4. Rob Forshner (F) 71 30 50 80
5. Brandon Knelsen (F) 71 18 46 64
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Darcy Loewen (F) 41 19 52 240
2. Landon Hiebert (F) 102 29 68 228
3. Brennen Francon (F) 65 30 81 201
4. Dave Kozlowski (F) 62 13 46 178
5. Peter Vandermeer (F) 34 26 56 172
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Landon Hiebert (F) 102 29 39 68
2. Josh McNeil (F) 98 21 37 58
3. Dayton Playford (D) 97 1 14 15
4. Craig Westlake (F) 96 45 68 113
5. Tyrees Goodrunning (F) 82 18 19 37
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Bill Vandermeer (F) 35 24 60 1.714
2. Peter Vandermeer (F) 34 26 56 1.647
3. Tyler Haarstad (F) 71 51 116 1.634
4. Dustin Johner (F) 36 24 55 1.528
5. Tyler Brosz (F) 33 27 48 1.455
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Glenn Hicks (F) 1974-1975 AAHA 60 45 30 75 1.25 78
2. Tyler Haarstad (F) 1999-2000 AMHL 35 24 37 61 1.74 34
3. Bill Vandermeer (F) 2001-2002 AMHL 35 24 36 60 1.71 86
4. Matt McKnight (F) 2001-2002 AMHL 36 33 26 59 1.64 26
5. Peter Vandermeer (F) 1992-1993 AMHL 34 26 30 56 1.65 172
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Glenn Hicks (F) 1974-1975 AAHA 60 45 30 75 1.25 78
2. Matt McKnight (F) 2001-2002 AMHL 36 33 26 59 1.64 26
3. Trent Hunter (F) 1996-1997 AMHL 42 30 25 55 1.31 50
4. Bruce Mulherin (F) 1999-2000 AMHL 33 28 19 47 1.42 92
5. Tyler Haarstad (F) 2000-2001 AMHL 36 27 28 55 1.53 92
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Tyler Haarstad (F) 1999-2000 AMHL 35 24 37 61 1.74 34
2. Bill Vandermeer (F) 2001-2002 AMHL 35 24 36 60 1.71 86
3. Lloyd Cox (D) 1983-1984 AMHL 45 16 35 51 1.13 100
4. Rob Forshner (F) 2003-2004 AMHL 35 19 33 52 1.49 24
5. Darcy Loewen (F) 1985-1986 AMHL 41 19 33 52 1.27 240
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Darcy Loewen (F) 1985-1986 AMHL 41 19 33 52 1.27 240
2. Peter Vandermeer (F) 1992-1993 AMHL 34 26 30 56 1.65 172
3. Brent Hope (D) 1997-1998 AMHL 34 7 20 27 0.79 149
4. Tyler Zukiwsky (F) 1997-1998 AMHL 36 15 11 26 0.72 141
5. Brennen Francon (F) 2001-2002 AMHL 30 11 20 31 1.03 133
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 5'10" 162 lbs 16.38
2017-2018 5'11" 170 lbs 17.30
2016-2017 5'11" 173 lbs 16.65
2015-2016 6'0" 174 lbs 16.52
2014-2015 6'0" 178 lbs 16.71
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Red Deer Optimist Rebels (Midget AAA) rebranded themselves Red Deer Optimist Chiefs (Midget AAA) for the 2012-13 season.