Team Facts

2004-2005 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Bobby Jarosz (G) 31 1987 Crystal Lake, IL, USA 6'0" 172 R
Jeff Lerg (G) 32 1986 Livonia, MI, USA 5'6" 163 L
Eddie Neville (G) 33 1985 Kresgeville, PA, USA 5'10" 170 L
DEFENSEMEN
Chris Hepp (D) 31 1987 Savage, MN, USA 6'1" 179 -
Nick Krates (D) 32 1986 Paols Park, IL, USA 6'2" 194 L
Brett Motherwell (D) 32 1986 St. Charles, IL, USA 5'11" 194 L
Kevin O'Connor (D) 34 1984 Trenton, MI, USA 5'11" 183 R
Nicholas Schaus (D) 32 1986 Buffalo, NY, USA 5'11" 190 R
Corey Toy (D) 30 1988 Round Hill, VA, USA 6'0" 194 R
Ryan Turek (D) 31 1987 Southfield, MI, USA 5'11" 185 R
FORWARDS
Kyle Acre (F) 33 1985 Palatine, IL, USA 5'9" 181 -
Brock Bradford (C) 32 1987 Burnaby, BC, CAN 5'9" 168 R
Corey Carlson (F) 34 1985 Two Harbors, MN, USA 5'10" 176 R
Jeff Christiansen (F) 32 1986 Elm Grove, WI, USA 6'1" 194 -
#24 Ted Cook (F) 34 1984 Hogansburg, NY, USA 6'0" 225 R
Nick Fanto (F) 32 1986 Dearborn, MI, USA 6'2" 205 -
D.J. Jelitto (LW) 34 1984 West Valley City, UT, USA 6'3" 214 L
Mitch Kerns (F) 33 1985 Stoughton, WI, USA 5'11" 190 -
John Lombardi (F) 33 1985 Burnsville, MN, USA 6'2" 185 -
Jeff LoVecchio (LW)   “A” 33 1985 Arlington Heights, IL, USA 6'2" 205 L
Tony Lucia (LW) 31 1987 Plymouth, MN, USA 6'0" 174 L
Andrew Meyer (LW) 34 1985 St. Louis, MO, USA 6'0" 185 L
Tim Miller (RW/LW) 31 1987 Davisburg, MI, USA 6'1" 198 L
Matt Moulakelis (F) 31 1987 Hawthorn Woods, IL, USA 6'1" 203 -
Brandon Naurato (LW) 34 1985 Livonia, MI, USA 6'0" 190 L
Mike Ramirez (F) 34 1984 Anchorage, AK, USA 5'10" 183 -
Matt Schepke (LW) 34 1985 Warren, MI, USA 5'9" 194 L
Peter Shelzi (F) 34 1985 Lowell, MA, USA 5'11" 201 -
#23 Trevor Smith (C/LW) 34 1985 Ottawa, ON, CAN 6'1" 201 L
Position: G:2 D:7 F:18 | Av Age: 18.59 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 190 lbs | Compare with other teams

Team Staff

Team Facts
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
  • Arena Name Ralston Arena
  • Location Ralston, NE, USA
  • Capacity 4 000
  • Construction Year 2012
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
02/05/2019
02/05/2019 Confirmed Leaving Jaden Shields (D) Leaving for Sioux Falls Stampede
01/31/2019
01/31/2019 Confirmed Leaving Brian Silver (D) Leaving for Miami Univ. (Ohio)
01/31/2019 Confirmed Leaving Ryan Savage (F) Leaving for Muskegon Lumberjacks
01/31/2019 Confirmed Joining Daniel Hilsendager (D) Joining from Muskegon Lumberjacks
01/30/2019
01/30/2019 Confirmed Leaving John Prokop (D) Leaving for Janesville Jets
01/23/2019
01/23/2019 Confirmed Joining Zachary Plucinski (D) Joining from Sioux City Musketeers
01/03/2019
01/03/2019 Confirmed Joining Jonathan Mor (G) Joining from Youngstown Phantoms
01/01/2019
01/01/2019 Confirmed Joining Kyle Kawamura (F) Joining from Powell River Kings
Show complete transfer coverage
Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Omaha Lancers
1989-1990 USHL 48 36 0 11 - 1 302 197 73 1 Champion
1990-1991 USHL 48 28 2 12 - - 258 194 63 3 Champion
1991-1992 USHL 48 22 1 25 - - 222 236 48 5 -
1992-1993 USHL 48 35 0 9 - 4 255 159 74 1 Champion
1993-1994 USHL 48 31 2 13 - 2 259 180 65 3 Champion
1994-1995 USHL 48 30 4 11 - 3 218 146 67 2 -
1995-1996 USHL 46 30 2 10 - 4 195 132 66 2 -
1996-1997 USHL 54 40 0 12 - 2 252 152 82 2 -
1997-1998 USHL 56 40 0 14 - 2 221 144 80 2 Champion
1998-1999 USHL 56 43 0 13 - 0 234 130 86 2 -
1999-2000 USHL 58 36 0 18 - 4 168 151 76 4 -
2000-2001 USHL 56 35 0 14 - 6 215 145 76 3 Champion
2001-2002 USHL 61 46 0 12 - 3 215 111 95 1 -
River City Lancers
2002-2003 USHL 60 36 0 19 - 5 178 149 77 5 Final loss
2003-2004 USHL 60 37 0 16 - 7 202 160 81 3 Quarterfinal loss
Omaha Lancers
2004-2005 USHL 60 41 0 12 - 7 215 148 89 2 Quarterfinal loss
2005-2006 USHL 60 35 0 21 - 4 189 176 74 3 Quarterfinal loss
2006-2007 USHL 60 38 0 17 - 5 218 191 81 2 Quarterfinal loss
2007-2008 USHL 60 43 0 12 - 5 224 139 91 1 Champion
2008-2009 USHL 60 32 0 21 - 7 218 192 71 6 Quarterfinal loss
2009-2010 USHL 60 42 0 12 - 6 238 146 90 2 Semifinal loss
2010-2011 USHL 60 34 - 19 - 7 170 144 75 2 Quarterfinal loss
2011-2012 USHL 60 38 - 19 - 3 213 173 79 2 Quarterfinal loss
2012-2013 USHL 64 34 - 29 - 1 177 183 69 - Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 USHL 60 39 - 14 - 7 213 141 85 2 First round loss
2014-2015 USHL 60 34 - 17 - 9 195 176 77 3 First round loss
2015-2016 USHL 60 26 - 29 - 4 157 189 57 6 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 USHL 60 22 - 31 - 7 159 214 51 6 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 USHL 60 39 - 16 - 5 192 143 83 2 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 USHL 43 17 - 19 - 7 111 144 41 7 -
View complete team history
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Hank Crone (F) 2018-2019 Fargo Force USHL 43 15 38 53 48
2. Brandon Puricelli (F) 2018-2019 Springfield Jr. Blues NAHL 44 21 27 48 23
3. Ryan Naumovski (F) 2018-2019 New Jersey Junior Titans NAHL 46 13 34 47 10
4. Ben Marshall (D) 2018-2019 HC Banska Bystrica Slovakia 53 12 34 46 18
5. Matt White (F) 2018-2019 Augsburger Panther DEL 45 19 26 45 22
6. Greg Wolfe (F) 2018-2019 Toledo Walleye ECHL 48 14 29 43 24
7. Grant Besse (F) 2018-2019 South Carolina Stingrays ECHL 39 22 20 42 25
8. Aaron Lewadniuk (F) 2018-2019 Carman Beavers SEMHL 15 12 30 42 2
9. Justin Crandall (F) 2018-2019 Karlskrona HK Allsvenskan 45 16 21 37 40
10. Michael Vandas (F) 2018-2019 HKM Zvolen Slovakia 43 13 24 37 32
View Complete List
Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Angelo Ricci (F) 89 72 104 176
2. Fred Knipscheer (F) 95 70 79 149
3. Shane Cleaveland (F) 122 77 71 148
4. Matt White (F) 155 57 88 145
5. Eddie MacDonald (F) 94 55 84 139
Show More
Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Shane Cleaveland (F) 122 77 71 148
2. Brent Cary (F) 84 73 63 136
3. Angelo Ricci (F) 89 72 104 176
4. Fred Knipscheer (F) 95 70 79 149
5. Mike Howe (F) 113 62 60 122
Show More
Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Angelo Ricci (F) 89 72 104 176
2. Jake Randolph (F) 124 39 91 130
3. Matt White (F) 155 57 88 145
4. Nicholas Schaus (D) 235 15 86 101
5. Matt Thurber (F) 169 36 85 121
Show More
Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Chris Hepp (D) 200 9 46 472
2. Nicholas Schaus (D) 235 15 101 425
3. Brendan Walsh (F) 77 38 85 385
4. Jeff Edwards (F) 133 38 89 361
5. Shane Cleaveland (F) 122 77 148 355
Show More
Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Nicholas Schaus (D) 235 15 86 101
2. Chris Hepp (D) 200 9 37 46
3. Ben Arnt (F) 175 53 44 97
4. Seth Ambroz (F) 172 60 66 126
5. Matt Thurber (F) 169 36 85 121
Show More
Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Don Riendeau (F) 39 27 82 2.103
2. Angelo Ricci (F) 89 72 176 1.978
3. Andrew Tortorella (F) 37 19 63 1.703
4. Steve Suk (F) 48 24 79 1.646
5. Brent Cary (F) 84 73 136 1.619
Show More
Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Angelo Ricci (F) 1989-1990 USHL 48 37 54 91 1.90 79
2. Mike Lephart (F) 1996-1997 USHL 54 40 50 90 1.67 76
3. Jake Randolph (F) 2013-2014 USHL 60 26 60 86 1.43 35
4. Angelo Ricci (F) 1990-1991 USHL 41 35 50 85 2.07 101
5. Fred Knipscheer (F) 1989-1990 USHL 48 38 46 84 1.75 66
Show More
Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Mike Lephart (F) 1996-1997 USHL 54 40 50 90 1.67 76
2. Brent Cary (F) 1989-1990 USHL 48 39 36 75 1.56 4
3. Fred Knipscheer (F) 1989-1990 USHL 48 38 46 84 1.75 66
4. Brian Swanson (F) 1993-1994 USHL 47 38 42 80 1.70 40
5. Scott Matzka (F) 1996-1997 USHL 53 38 40 78 1.47 112
Show More
Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jake Randolph (F) 2013-2014 USHL 60 26 60 86 1.43 35
2. Don Riendeau (F) 1989-1990 USHL 39 27 55 82 2.10 77
3. Steve Suk (F) 1990-1991 USHL 48 24 55 79 1.65 24
4. Angelo Ricci (F) 1989-1990 USHL 48 37 54 91 1.90 79
5. Mike Lephart (F) 1996-1997 USHL 54 40 50 90 1.67 76
Show More
Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brendan Walsh (F) 1994-1995 USHL 46 29 27 56 1.22 198
2. Chris Hepp (D) 2007-2008 USHL 59 3 18 21 0.36 189
3. Andrew Conboy (F) 2007-2008 USHL 58 17 21 38 0.66 188
4. Brendan Walsh (F) 1993-1994 USHL 31 9 20 29 0.94 187
5. Filip Rydström (F) 2016-2017 USHL 51 10 24 34 0.67 186
Show More
Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 182 lbs 18.23
2017-2018 6'0" 180 lbs 18.55
2016-2017 6'0" 181 lbs 18.35
2015-2016 6'0" 184 lbs 18.71
2014-2015 6'0" 190 lbs 18.59
View 20 latest seasons