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Curtis Sanford
Number - 1
Hometown - Owen Sound, ONT
Born - 10/5/79
Position - Goaltender
Height - 5'10"
Weight - 168
History - 00-05- IceCats/00-02 Peoria Rivermen
Cards - Curtis's hockey card list
Fan Photos - Curtis wearing the special American Flag Jersey
Curtis in Saint Louis 2/27/03
Curtis photo #2 in Saint Louis 2/27/03
Sanford banner at the Centrum
Who wore #1? - 95-96 - Mike Veisor / 98-99 - Scott Roche / 98-00 -Brent Johnson /00-05 - Curtis Sanford
Notes
04-05
Nov 1st - News article on the Blues home page entitled "Sanford Sees A Window Of Opportunity In Goal For The Blues Written by Larry Wigge - Click here to read

Jersey Auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1700
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $900
03-04
March 19th - St Patrick's Day Jersey Auction $1300
May 15th - End of the year
Home (GW) Set 2 - $350
Away (GW) Set 1 - $310
Tenth (GW) - $400

02-03
Official IceCats awards - Curtis was awarded Most Improved Player
Oct 14th/02 - Curtis is called up to the Blues due to Injuries to their two goalies
Oct 17th/02 - During Blues Vs Blue Jackets game Curtis was put in goal due to injury to Reinhard Divis
Feb 25th/03 - Called up to the Blues due to a groin injury to Brent Johnson
Feb 27th - Blues 4 Oliers 1 - Click here for some sound bites from the game - including comments from Curtis
March 1st - Curtis got his first NHL Game Shoutout against The Wild 2-0
Click here for some sound bites from the game - including comments from Curtis
March 16th - St Patricks day Jersey Auction - His Jersey went for $900. The Auction was for the Worcester Parks and Receration Dept
May10th - End of year Jersey Auction - Home - $250 Road - 260 W - 360
Click here to see a picture of the back of the Jersey
Click here to see a picture of the front of the Jersey


Brian Fahey
Number - 2 (03-04 was #37)
Note:
Hometown - Brian is from Glenview, IL
Born - 3/2/81
Position - Defense
Height - 6'2"
Weight - 210
History -03-05 Atlantic-City Boardwalk Bullie ECHL / 03/04 IceCats Hershey Bears
Cards - Brian's cards
Who Wore # 2 ?
94-95 - Lance Brady .. Lindsay Vallis - / 96 - 97 - Chad Dameworth .. Kevin Rappana
97-98 - Samy Nassredine / 97-00 - Matt Smith / 99-00 - Josh Harrold .. Dale Clarke / 00-01 - Tom Ashe 02-03 - Chad Starling / 03-04 - Joe Vandemeer
Notes:
April 8th /05 - Brian was recalled to Worcester


Mike Mottau
Number - 3
Hometown - Mike is from Quincy Ma
Born - 3/19/78
Position - Defense Captain
Height - 6'0"
Weight - 193
History - 03/04 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks / 02-03 Calgary Flames NHL / Hartford Wolf Pack AHL / Saint John Flames AHL
Shoots: Left
Cards - Mikes cards
Who Wore #3 ?
94-95 - Chris Valicevic ?/ 94-98 - Terry Virtue / 98-99 Jermiah McCarthy
99-00 - Dan Keczmer .. James Desmarais / 01-02 - Bob Gassoff / 02-04 - Terry Virtue

Jersey Auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1400
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $850


Who Wore #4?
94-95 - Dave Basseggio / 95-96 - Jamie Rivers / 97-98 - Terry Hollinger / 98-99 - Jamie Thompson
98-00 - Jaroslav Obsut / 99-00 - Barret Jackman / 00-02 - Ed Campbell / 02-03- Steve Bancroft 02-03 - Chris Corrinet / 03-04 - Jon Coleman


Trevor Byrne
Number - 5
Hometown - Hingham , MA
Born - 05/70/1980
Position - Defense
Height - 6'3"
Weight - 215
History - 99-03 - Dartmouth College NCAA
Who Wore #5?
94-95 - Jason Weinrich / 95-96 - Steve Staios / 96-97 - Christer Olsson ..Alan Sirois
96-98 - Libor Zabransky / 98-99 - Bryan Helmer .. J.F.Boutin / 99-00 - Jason Widmer .. Matt Smith
99-01 - Didier Tremblay / 01-02 - Barret Jackman 02-03 - Mike Van Ryn / 03-04 - Trevor Byrne
Notes
Jersey auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1400
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $1750
03-04
St Patrick's Day March 19th - $1000
May 15th - End of the Year auction
Home (GW) Set2 - $300
Tenth (GW) - $340


Aris Brimanis
Number - 6 Same # as last year
Hometown - Aris is from Cleveland, OH
Born - 7/14/72
Position - Defense Assistant Captain / Captain (03-04)
Height - 6'3"
Weight - 210
History - 01-02 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL / 02 Anaheim Mighty Ducks NHL
Shoots: Right
Cards - Aris cards
Who wore #6?
94-95 - Roy Mitchell / 96-97 - Jamie Rivers / 98-99 - Ricard Persson / 99-01 - Peter Smerk 02-03 Aris Brimanis / 03-04 - Aris Brimanis
Jersey auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1550
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $1000
03-04
St Patrick's Day Jersey Auction - $1150
May 15th - End of the year
Home (GW) Set 2 "A" - $280
Away (GW) Set 1 "A" - $360
Tenth (GW) "A" - $400
02-03
End of the Year May 10th - Home - $170 Road - $170/$150 W - $310



Brendan Buckley
Number - 7
Hometown - Brendan is from Needham, MA
Born - 2/26/77
Position - Defenseman
Height - 6'2"
Weight - 205
History - 01/04 - Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins / 03-04 - Syracuse Crunch
Cards - Brendans Hockey Card List
Who wore #7?
94-96 - Jason Widmer Picture Rory Fitzpatrick, Kevin Sawyer, Jason Widmer / 96-97 Mark Ouimet .. Scott Pellerin .. Craig Conroy .. Jamal Mayers / 97-98 - Ricard Persson
98-99 - Jason Widmer / 99-00 Ricard Persson .. Rory Fitzpatrick / 01-02 - Mike Van Ryn / 02-03 - John Pohl /
03-04 - Johnny Pohl
Notes
Jersey auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1400
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $$1050


Brian Bonin
Note - Jan 4th released from PTO
Number - 8
Hometown - Brian is from St. Paul, MN
Born - 11/28/73
Position - Center
Height - 5'9"
Weight - 187
History - 01-03 - Langnau SC LNSw
Cards - Brian's Hockey Card List
Who wore #8?
94-95 - Walt Poddunby / 95-96 - Alain Sirios / 96-97 - Scott Pelllerin
97-00 - Bryce Salvador / 00-02 - Dale Clarke / 02-03 - Tom Koivisto / 03-04 - Adam Edinger


Johnny Pohl
Number - 9 03-04-#7
Hometown - John is from Red Wing, MN
Born - 6/29/79
Position - Center
Height - 6'0"
Weight - 190
History - 03-04 - IceCats / 98-02 - University of Minnesota
Shoots : Right
Cards - Johnnys Hockey Card List
Who wore #9?
94-95 - Sean Whyte / 95-96 - Sean Haggerty / 97-98 - Erich Goldmann
99-02 - Jamie pollock / 03-04 - Jame Pollock from 1/11 at Providence
Jersey auctions
St Patricks Day Jersey - $1250
May 15th - End of year
Away (GW) Set 1 - $320
Tenth (GW) - $350
02-03
End of Year May10th Home - $200 Road - $360/$350 W - $450
Notes:
Nov 29th/02 Awarded " Booster Club Player of the Month" for October
Jan 2nd The AHL announced that John will play for the PlanetUsa All-Star Team
Jan 25th During 1st period vs Grizzlies John got injured --a knee strain this means he will not be able to play for afeww weeks . This puts him out of the AHL AllStar Classic
March 30th /03 John got the 1st hat-trick of the 02-03 season against the Manchester Monarchs. He scored 2 goals in the 3rd period and 1 in OT.
02-03 Official IceCats awards - John was awarded Rookie of the Year
April 23rd/03 - IceCats rookie John Pohl was added to the United States roster for the International Ice Hockey Federation World Championship.
April 29th - John scored a goal but the USA lost to Russia 3-2
Click here to read more about John


Greg Black
Note - Injured might be out for the season
Number - 10 Same # as last year
Hometown - Surrey,BC
Born - 5/13/82
Position - Center
Height - 6'01"
Weight - 203
History - 98-03 - Seattle Thunderbirds
Shoots - Right
Jersey auctions
03-04
March 15th St Patricks Day - 1250
May 15th - End of Year
Home (GW) Set 2 - $300
Tenth (GW) - $340
Who wore #10?
95-96 - Lindsay Vallis / 96-98 - Jamal Mayers / 98-99 - Tyler Willis
99-00 - Jim Campbell .. Marc Brown / 00-01 - Doug Friedman / 01-02 - Daniel Tkaczuk / 02-03 - Jason Dawe
/ 03-04 - Greg Black


Jon DiSalvatore
Number - 11
Hometown - Bangor,Me
Born - 3/30/81
Position - Foward
Height - 6'01"
Weight - 185
History - 03/04 - Cleveland Barons / 00-03 Providence College NCAA
Cards - Jons Hockey Card List
Who wore #11?
94-95 - Maxim Bets / 95-96 - Craig Johnson 96-97 - Kevin Hilton .. Gary Leeman
97-98 - Tyler Willis / 98-99 - Darenn Maloney / 98-01- Marty Reasoner
00-01 - J.F. Boutin / 01-02 - Greg Davis .. Eric Nickulas 02-03 - Eric Nickulas Captain / 03-04 - Ryan Ready
Notes
04-05
Nov 15th - Interview on the St louis Blues site entitled "Opportunity Knocks And DiSalvatore Answers All The Questions...So Far" Written by Larry Wigge - Click here to read
Jan 31st - Story on AHL website "DiSalvatore a welcome addition to IceCats"Written By Rich Bocchini - Click here to read
Jersey auctions
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1300


Mike Stuart
Number - 12 (02-03 #24)
Hometown - Rochester, MN
Born - 8/31/80
Position - Defense
Height - 6'1"
Weight - 194
History - 01-02 Colorado College Ncaa
Fan Photos - Mike in Pre season #20
Who wore #12 ?
94-95 - Shawn Heaphy / 95-96 - Sergie Kharin .. Mike Stone / 96-97 - Rob Pearson
98-99 - Jochen Hecht / 99-00 - Trevor Wasyluk / 00-01 - Valadimir Chebaturkin
01-02 - Trevor Baker / 02-03Jason Dawe/ Kevin Colley /Jay McClement / 03-04 Mike Stuart
Jersey auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1400
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $960
03-04
May 15th End of the year
Home (GI) Set 2 - $240
Away (GW) Set 1 - $250
Tenth (GW) - $330
St. Pats (GI) - $490
02-03
St. Patricks Day March 16th - $870
End of the Year May 10th - Home$235? Road$235 W$270
Notes:
March 16th- St Patricks day Jersey Auction - His Jersey went for $870. The Auction was for the Worcester Parks and Receration Dept
02-03 0fficial IceCats Awards - Mike was awarded Seven Hills 7th Player


Who Wore #13?
96-97 - Don Parsons / 98-00 - Tyler Halton / 99-01 - Tyler Willis
Note - Tyler Willis was the last owner of the number


Blake Evans
Number - 14 Same # as 02-04
Hometown - Smiley, Sask
Born - 07/02/80
Position - Center Assistant Captain
Height - 6'1"
Weight - 210
History - 01-02 Peoria Rivermen ECHL
00-01 Regina Pats WHL / 97-01 Tri-City Americans WHL
Shoots - Right
Cards - Blakes Hockey Card List
Fan Photos - Blake Evans #14 Pre Season 02-03

Blake Evans Playing for the Regina Pats
Who wore #14?
94-96 - Shaun Kane / 96-98 - Mike Maneluk / 98-01 - Andrej Podkonicky
00-01 - Lars Pettersen .. Sebastien Bordeleau / 01-02 - Blake Evans / 02-03 - Blake Evans
Jersey auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1775
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $1000
03-04
March 15th St Patricks Day - $1600
May 15th End of year
Away (GW) Set 1 - $320
Tenth (GW) - $330
02-03
St. Patricks Day March 16th - $800
End of the Year May 10th - Home - $220 Road - $250/$250 W - $210
Notes:
03-04
March 7th - Blake was named Sher-Wood AHL Player of the Week for the week ending March 7th by the AHL
Click to read the news

02-03
March 16th - St Patricks day Jersey Auction - His Jersey went for $800. The Auction was for the Worcester Parks and Receration Dept
Nov 01/02 Named ECHL "Rookie of the Month"
Feb 4th 02 Called up by the IceCats
Feb 8th 02 Blake scored his 1st Ahl goal in the 1st period against the Bridgeport sound tigers


Mike Glumac
Number - 15
Hometown - Niagara Falls, ONT
Born - 04/05/1990
Position - Right Wing
Height - 6'2"
Weight - 200
History - 98-02 Miami University (Ohio) / 02-03 Cleveland Barons
Fan Photos - Mike Gulmac at the Centrum
Who wore #15?
94-95 - John Carter / 95-96 - B.J. MacPherson .. Dave Roberts
96-97 - Eric Lecompte / 96-98 - Dennis Wright / 98-01 - Daniel Corso
01-02 - Greg Davis / 02-03 - Greg Davis / 03-04 - Mike Gulmac
Jersey auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1200
03-04
March 15th St Patricks Day - $1606
May 15th End of Year
Home (GW) Set 2 - $400
Away (GW) Set 2 - $400
Tenth (GW) - $400
Notes:
03-04
Jan 2nd Mike got A hat trick against the Philadelphia Phantoms the score was 3-1

Dec 03 - Booster Club Player of the Month
March 04 - Voted AHL Rookie of the Month


Erkki Rajamaki
Number - 16
Hometown - Vantaa, Finland
Born - 10/30/78
Position - Forward
Height - 6'01"
Weight - 189
History - 03-04 - Ilves Tampere / 02-03 - HPK Hameenlinna FNL
Who wore #16?
94-95 - Jim Nesich / 96-97 - Konstantin Shafranov / 97-98 - Alain Sirios
98-99 - Andrei Petrakov / 98-00 - 98-02 - Jamie Thompson - Jamie Thompson / 00-01 - Mike Peluso / 02-03 - Daniel Corso/ O3-04 - Jeremy Yablonski / Chris Corrinett / 03-04 - Mitch Fritz

Notes
Jersey auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1050
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $920


Konstantin Zakharov
Number - 17
Hometown - Konstantin is from Minsk,Belarus
Born - 5/2/85
Position - Left Wing
Height - 6'1"
Weight - 180
History - 03-04 - Moncton Wildcats QMJHL
Shoots: left
Cards - Konstantins Hockey Card List
Who wore #17?
94-95 - Blair Atcheynum .. Marquis Mathieu / 95-96 - Craig Darby / 97-99 - Shayne Toporowski
99-01 - Ladislav Nagy / 01-02 - Marc Brown / 03-04 - Marc Brown
Notes
Jersey Auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1310
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $810?
Dec 19th - Has joined Belarus his Countries home team so he can play for them in the 2005 IIHF World Junior Championship.
Jan 5th - reassigned back to Worcester by the Blues


Jay McClement
Number - 18 (He was #12 last year)
Hometown - Kingston, ONT
Born - 03/02/83
Position - Center
Height - 6'1"
Weight - 194
History - 99/02 Brampton Battalion OHL / 02-03 IceCats
Shoots - Right
Cards - Jays Hockey Card List
Who wore #18?
94-96 - Jarrett Deuling / 96-98 - Bob Lachance / 98-99 - Tyson Nash
99-00 - Darren Rumble / 00-02 - Lauri Kinos / 02-03 - Steve Dubinsky / 03-04 - Jay McClement
Notes
March 14/05 - The AHL awarded Jay the CCM Vector/AHL Player of the Week for the week ending March 13th
Jersey auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1075
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $1100
02-03
End of the Year May10th Home - $300
03-04
March 15th St Patricks Day $1250
May 15th End of the Year
Home (GW) Set 2 - $280
Away (GW) Set 1 - $330
Tenth - $420


D.J. King
Number - 19
Hometown - D.J. is from Meadow Lake, Sask
Born - 1/27/84
Position - Foward
Height - 6'2"
Weight - 185
History - 03-04 - Kelowna Rockets / 02-04 - Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL
Who wore #19?
94-95 - David Hass .. Chris Bright .. Jim Bermingham
95-96 - Paul Broten / 96-97 - Jason Zent / 97-00 - Lubos Bartecko
99-00 - Chris McAlpine / 00-01 - Mark Rycroft / 01-02 - Steve McLaren / 02-03 - Steve McLaren / 03-04 - Steve McLaren
Notes
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1100
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $1050


Aaron MacKenzie
Number - 20
Hometown - Aaron is from Terrace Bay, ONT
Born - 3/07/1981
Position - Defense
Height - 6'0"
Weight - 190
History - 01-03 - U.Denver
Who wore #20?
94-95 - Denis Chalifoux / 95-96 - Harry York .. Jed Fiebelkorn 96-98 - Robert Petrovicky
98-99 - Marty Reasoner / 99-00 - Rudy Poeschek .. Bryan Helmer / 00-01 - Chris Murray
01-02 - Mark Roycroft .. Greg Davis / 02-03 - Brett Scheffelmaier / 03-04 - Aaron MacKenzie
Jersey Auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1250
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $800
03-04
March 15th - St Patricks Day $1400
May 15th - End of the Year
Home (GW) Set 2 - $400
Tenth (GW) - $450
Notes 03-04:
IceCats Awards - American Specialty/Ahl Man of the Year


Troy Riddle
Number - 21
Hometown - Troy is from Minneapolis, MN
Born - 8/24/1981
Position - Center
Height - 5'10"
Weight - 175
History - 04-05 Peoria Rivermen ECHL / 00-04 U. of Minnesota NCAA
Cards - Troy's Hockey Card List
Who wore #21?
95-96 - Ken Sutton / 97-99 - Jamal Mayers / 99-02 - Shawn Mamane / 00-01 Mike Peluso 01-02 - Joe Hulbig / 02-03 - Mark Rycroft / 03-04 - Brendan Brooks
Notes 04-05:
Dec 5th /04 - Troy recorded his 1st AHL goal against Portland. The Cats won 3-2
Jersey auctions
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1000
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $975


Colin Hemingway
Number - 22 same # as last year
Hometown - Surrey BC
Born - 08/12/80
Position - Forward
Height - 6'0"
Weight - 170
History - 03-04 Peoria Rivermen / 99- 03 U. of New Hampshire
Who wore #22
94-95 - Brian Straub .. Mark Ouimet / 95-96 - Patrice Tardif .. Marc Tardif / 96-97 - Daniel Guerard
97-98 - B.J. Johnston / 98-99 Ladislav Nagy ,, Darren Maloney .. Kris Porter
99-01 Tyler Rennette / 00-01 - Jason Lawmaster / 01-02 - Brad Voth / 02-03 Brad Voth / 03-04 - Colin Hemingway
Jersey auctions
04-05
March 13th - St. Patrick's day jersey - $810
03-04
Home (GW) Set 1 - $350
Tenth (GW) - $420
Note:
Nov 4th - Sent to Peoria
March 5th - Recalled


Eric Boguniecki
Number - 23 (he had number 33 during 03-04/ 00-01 season)
Hometown - Eric is from New Haven CT
Born - 05/06/75
Position - Center
Height - 5'8"
Weight - 192
History - 01-04 St Louis Blues / 01-02 IceCats / 00-01 St Louis Blues ...Louisville Panthers ... IceCats / 99-00 Florida Panthers/Louisville Panthers
Shoots - Right
Cards - Erics Hockey Card List
Fan Photos - Erics during pre-season #11 Oct 02

Eric in St Louis
Who wore #23
94-95 - Ross Wilson .. B.J. MacPherson / 95-96 - Roman Vopat .. Stephane Roy .. Dallas Eakins
96-97 - David Williams / 97-98 - Mike Prokpec / 98-01 - Derek Bekar / 00-02 - Tyler Rennette / 02-03 - Ernie Hartlieb / 03-04 - Ernie Hartlieb / 04-05 - Alexei Shkotov

Notes:
04-05
Jersey Auction
March 13th - St. Patrick's day Jersey - $810
Dec 14th - Eric was signed to an AHL contract
03-04
Nov 22 sent down to Worcester for reconditioning
Dec 30th - Recalled by the Blues
02-03 Season
Oct 12th/02 Eric was called up to the Blues because Daniel Corso and Tyson Nash are injured.
Oct 17th/02 During the Blues vs the Blue Jackets game Eric scored 2 goals

Oct 30th/02 The Blues extended Erics Contract. the player he replaced in the lineup - center Daniel Corso


01-02 Season
Picked to play for The PlanetUSA AHL All-Star Team in the 2001 First Union AHL All-Star Classic Scored a Goal at the All-Star Game
Picked to play for 2002 PlanetUSA AHL All-Star Team St. John's, Nfld on Feb 14
FEB 01 - Voted "BoosterClub Player of the Month"
Nov 01 - Voted "BoosterClub Player of the Month"
Jan 16th 02 - Eric scored a Hat Trick against the Philadelphia Phantoms bringing the score to 6-3 IceCats win
Jan 21st 02 - The AHL awarded Eric "Sher-Wood AHL Player of the Week" for the week ending Sun Jan 20th /02
Jan 24TH 02 - Eric 's Chat transcript from WWW.THEAHL.COM - As "Sher-Wood AHL Player of the Week" Eric chats live with the fans read what he had to say.
Jan 25th 02 - Eric scored a hat trick against St. John's Maple Leafs. Final score IceCats 4 Maple Leafs 1
Jan 28th 02 - Eric called up by the Blues
Jan 31st 02 - Eric sent back down
Feb 02 - Eric broke the Franchise Record Fot Most points in as Season with 75 points
The only other player to do this was Fred Knipscheer in 95-96 with 73 points
April 14th 02 - Eric was called up and scored an assist in the Blues last regular season game on the 14th
April 25th 02 - Stanley cup playoffs game 5 Blues Vs Chicago Blackhawks Eric got an assist in the 3rd period The goal was by Jamal Mayers assisted by Ray Ferraro and Eric Boguniecki. The final score was 5-3 to the Blues who advanced into round 2.
July 26TH 02 - Bogy hones his skills on the range Written by Mike Thornton found on www.theAHL.com

2001-2002 Official IceCats Awards
Most Valuable Player - Eric Boguniecki


Peter Sejna
Number - 24
Hometown - Liptovsky Mikulas, Slvk
Born - 10/05/1979
Position - Left wing
Height - 5'11"
Weight - 200
History -03-04 St Louis Blues NHL / 01/03 Colorado College NCAA/ 98-00 Des-Moines Buccaneers USHL
Cards - Peters Cards
Who wore#24?
94-95 - Mark Wolf / 95-96 - Christer Olsson / 96-97 - Patrick Traverse / 98-99 - Quinn Hancock
99-00 - Tomaz Razingar / 00-02 - Darren Rumble / 02-03 - Mike Stuart / 03-04 - Peter Sejna
Jersey Auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1600
March 13th - St. Patrick's day Jersey - $1550
04-05
March 12th Peter got a natural hattrick in the 3rd period against the Bruins. The Cats won 5-2

03-04
March 15th - St Patricks Day $2600
May 15th End ofthe Year
Away (GW) Set 1 - $410
Tenth (GW) - $420
Notes :
Peter was assigned to Worcester Nov 22nd/03
Feb 04: Booster Club "Player of the Month Award"


Dennis Wideman
Number - 25
Hometown - Dennis is from Kitchener, Ontario
Born - 3/20/83
Position - Defense
Height - 5'1"
Weight - 197
History - 01-04 - London Knights OHL
Shoots - Right
Cards - Dennis's Hockey Card List
Who wore #25?
94-95 - Martian Mercier / 95-98 Chris Kenady / 98-99 -Kevin Sawyer - Picture Rory Fitzpatrick Kevin Sawyer and Jason Widmer
99-00 - Didier Tremblay / 99-01 - Pascal Rheaume / 01-02 Christian LaFlamme / 02-03 - Christian Laflamme / 03-04Christian Laflamme
Notes:
Nov 2nd - Dennis was named "Reebok AHL Rookie of the Month" for Oct
Click here to read more
Nov 27th - Awarded "Booster Club Player of the Month" for Oct
Jersey auctions
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $2000
March 13th - St. Patrick's day Jersey - $1250


Brendan Brooks
Number - 26 03-04 #21
Hometown - St. Catharines, ONT
Born - 11/26/78
Position - Center
Height - 5'9"
Weight - 185
History - 03-04 - IceCats 02-04 Peoria Rivermen ECHL
Cards - Brendans Cards
Who wore #26?
95-96 - Marquis Mathieu .. Ian Laperriere .. Denis Chasse
97-98 - Micheal Handzus / 99-00 - Sylvain Blouin / 00-01 - Justin Papineau
01-02 Jonathon Fauteux / 02-03 - Greg Day / 03-04 - Steve Martians
Notes
Jersey auctions
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1075
March 13th - St. Patrick's day Jersey - $900


Brett Scheffelmaier
Note - Injured might be out for the season
Number - 27 Same # as last year
Hometown - Brett is from Coronation, ALTA
Born - 03/31/81
Position - Defense
Height - 6'6"
Weight - 220
History - 01-02 Medicine-Hat Tigers WHL
Cards - Bretts Hockey Card List
Who wore #27?
94-95 - Rob Melanson / 95-96 - Derek Armstrong / 96-98 - Nick Naumenko / 98-99 - Geoff Smith .. Terry Yake
99-01 - Marc Brown / 01-02 - Justin Papineau / 02-03 - Justin Papineau / 03-04 - Brett Scheffelmaier
Jersey auctions
04-05
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $2400
03-04
March 15th - St Patricks Day $1700
May 15th - End of Year
Home (GW) Set 1 - $600
Away (GW) Set 2 - $640
Tenth (GW) - $700
02-03
St. Patricks March 16th - $2500
Notes:
March 16th - St Patricks day Jersey Auction - His Jersey went for $2500. The Auction was for the Worcester Parks and Receration Dept
End of the Year May 10th - Home - $400 had rips and blood stains Road (2) $520/$510 W - $550 Notes:04-05
Nov 18th- Sent to Peoria Rivermen ECHL
Nov 26th - Recalled


David kaczowka
Number - 28
Hometown - David is from Regina, SASK
Born - 7/5/91
Position - Left Wing
Height - 6'2"
Weight - 230
History - 04-05 Peoria Rivermen / 03-04 Peoria Rivermen/Greenville Grrowl ECHL
Cards - Davids Hockey Card List
Who wore #28?
94-95 - Cal McGowan .. Yves Heroux / 95-96 - Bob Lachance .. Andreas Johansson
96-98 - Justin Hocking / 98-99 - James Desmarais / 99-00 - Rick Mrozik
00-01 - Jason Payne .. Trevor Gillies ..Brandon Sugden ..Todd Reirden / 01-02 - Arvuid Rekis / 02-03 - Simon Tremblay
03-04 - Bryce Salvador / Scott Pellerin
Notes
Nov 4th Signed to a PTO
Jan 15th Recalled from Peoria


Brian Collins
Number - 29
Hometown - Brian is from Shrewsbury, MA
Born - 09/13/80
Position - Foward
Height - 6'0"
Weight - 195
History - 04/05 - 2004-05 Pee-Dee Pride/ Johnstown Chiefs (ECHL)
Cards - Brian's Hockey Card List
Who wore #29?
94-95 - Chris Gordon .. Less Kuntar / 95-97 - Jamie McLennan / 98-99 - Scott Roche
00-01 - Curtis Sanford / 01-02 - Igor Valeev / 02-05 - Igor Valeev / 04-05 - Darren Van Oene


Chris Beckford-Tseu
Note - Sent backto peoria
Number - 30
Hometown - Chris is from Tronto,Ont
Born - 6/22/94
Position - Goaltender
Height - 6'3"
Weight - 205
History - 04-05 - Peoria Rivermen ECHl / 03-04 - Oshawa Generals / Kingston Frontenacs OHL
Shoots - Right
Cards - Chris's Hockey Card List
Who wore #30?
96-97 - Jon Casey / 97-98 - Frederic Cassivi / 98-99 - Scott Roche / 00-01 - Dwayne Rolson / 01-02 - Scott Sterling / 01-02 - Matt Carney / 02-03 - Brent Johnson / 02-03 - Scott Sterling / 03-04 - Cody Rudkowsky


Who wore #31?
95-97 - Jamie McLennan / 97-98 - Brent Johnson / 98-99 - Rich Parent
99-00 Kenric Exner / 00-01 Ben Heller / 00-01 - Chuck Thuss .. Alex Westlund .. Maxime Gingras / 03-04 - Kirk Daubenspeck / Levente Szuper / Mike Valley


Who wore #32?
94-95 - Lindsay Vallis / 95-96 - JJ Daigneault / 95-96 - Donald dufresne
96-99- Stephane Roy / 03-04 - Jake Moreland / Mike Valley


Jason Bacashihua
Number - 33
Hometown - Jason is from Garden City, Mich
Born - 9/20/82
Position - Goaltender
Height - 6'1"
Weight - 165
History - 01-04 - Uath Grizzles
Shoots - Right
Cards - Jasons Hockey Card List
Fan Photos Jason wearing the W6 jersey
Who wore #33?
94-95 - Wayne Crowley .. Tom Cole / 95-97 - Alex Westlund / 97-98 - Terry Virtue
99-00 - Jamey Hicks .. James Desmarais / 00-02 - Erics during pre-season #11 Oct 02 - Eric Boguniecki / 03-04 Jeremy Yablonski / Eric Boguniecki
Notes:
Dec 10th /04 - 1st IceCats shoutout against the Falcons. IceCats won 1-0
Jersey Auctions
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1200
B>March 13th - St. Patrick's day Jersey - $1100
Notes:
Jan 10th - The AHL have awarded Jason Bacashihua the CCM Vector/AHL Player of the Week for the week ending Jan 9th
Click here to read the news


Jeff Hoggan
Number - 34
Hometown - Jeff is from Hope ,British Columbia
Born - 2-01-78
Position - Foward
Height - 6'0"
Weight - 180
History - 01-04 - Huston Areos ahl
Shoots - Right
Cards - Jeffs cards
Who wore #34?
95-97 - Mike Buzak / 97-98 - Scott Roche / 98-99 - Dan Murphy
00-02 - Matt Walker / 02-04 - Matt Walker
Notes
Jersey auctions
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $1000
March 13th - St. Patrick's day Jersey - $850
April 6th Jeff was named the American Specialty/AHL Man of the Year for Worcester
Click here to read the news


Alfie Michaud
Number - 35
Hometown - Alfie is from Selkirk, MAN
Born - 11/06/76
Position - Goaltender
Height - 5'10"
Weight - 177
History - 0304 - Nuernberg Ice Tigers DEL /02-03 Peoria Rivermen/ 01-02- Manitoba Moose AHL/ Reading Royals ECHL
Cards - Alfies cards
Who wore #35?
95-96 - Eric Fihaurd / 98-99 - Jim Mullin / 00-02 - Cody Rudkowsky / 02-03 - Cody Rudkowsky / 03-04 - Brent Johnson / 04-05 - Alfie Michaud / Ari Shocket


Who wore #36?
95-96 - Kevin Sawyer .. Jim Bermingham / 96-97 - Libor Zabransky .. Mike Burkett .. Dmitri Leonov .. Marquis Mathieu
99-00 - Bryan Helmer / 00-01 - Jamie Thompson / 03-04 - Danny Eberly / Mike Hoffman / Kurtis Drummond


Thierry Douville
Number - 37
Hometown - St-Frans, PQ
Born - 4/18/83
Position - Defence
Height - 6'05"
Weight - 230
History - 04-05 Pee-Dee Pride ECHL /Fresno Falcons ECHL
Cards - Thierry's Cards
Who wore #37?
97-00 - Reed Low / 00- 01- Dan Trebil /01-02 - Steve Halko 02-03 - Jeremy Yablonski / 03-04 - Peter Hay / Brian Fahey/Nick Lent / 04-05 - Mark Jarent
Jersey Auctions
March 13th - St. Patrick's day Jersey - $1150


Ryan Ramsey
Number - 38
Hometown - Ryan is from Ajax, Ontario
Born - 05/18/83
Position - Foward
Height - 5'11"
Weight - 185
History - 02-04 - Plymouth Whalers OHL / 00-02 - Kitchener Rangers OHL
Cards - Ryan's Cards
Who wore #38?
96-97 - Jon Casey ? / 96-97 Travis scott / 97-98 - Jason Zent / 00-01 Dustin Kuk / 00-02 - Jeff Panzer 02-03 - Jeff Panzer / 03-04- Jeff Panzer
Notes
Jersey auction
Dec 11th W6 Jersey - $900
March 13th - St. Patrick's day Jersey - $920


Who wore #39?
97-99 - Derek Diener / 00-01 Jessie Rezansoff / 02-03 - Phil Osaer
Who wore #40?
99-03 - Cody Rudkowsky


Robin Gomez
Number - 42 As of Dec 11th sent down to the South Carolina Stingrays
Hometown - Robin is from Prince Rupert, British Columbia
Born - 10/15/81
Position - Left Wing
Height - 6'01"
Weight - 210
History - 02-04 - South Carolina Stingrays ECHL
Cards - Robin's Cards
Who Wore # 42?
96-99 - Rory Fitzpatrick - also Kevin Sawyer and Jason Widmer
02-03 - Trevor Baker


Brian McCullough
Number - 43
Hometown - Burr Ridge, IL
Born - 10/04/77
Position - left wing
Height - 5'9"
Weight - 180
History - 04-05 - Peoria Rivermen ECHL
Cards - Brian's Cards
Who wore #43?
97-98 - Ivan Ciernik / 98-99 - Libor Zabransky / 98-99 - John nicholson? / 04-05 - P.J. Martin/Kris Kasper
Notes
April 9th Brian was signed to a PTO and scored against the portland pirates @ the DCU


Matt Walker
Number - 44 00-04 wore #34
Hometown - Matt is from Beaverlodge, ALTA
Born - 04/06/76
Position - Defense
Height - 6'2"
Weight - 222
History - 02-04 St Louis Blues / 00-03 IceCats 00-01 Peoria Rivermen ECHL / 1999 -00 Portland Winter Hawks WHL. Kootenay Ice WHL
Shoots - Right
Cards - Matts cards
Fan Photos - Matt Walker down from St. Louis for conditioning
Who wore #44 ?
95-96 - Jason Strudwick / 96-97 - Radim Bicanek / 00-01 - Jaroslav Obsut /01-02 - Marc Bergevin / 02-03 Sergie Varlamov / 03-04 - Sergie Varlamov
- Dring the ALL-Star Game Sergei got an assist
Notes:
04-05
Jersey Auctions 04-05
March 13th - St. Patrick's day Jersey - $900
Dec 14th - Matt was signed to an AHL Contract
03-04
Feb 1st- Matt was send down for reconditioning from the Blues


Who wore #47?
95-96 - Fred Knipscheer / 04-05 - Justin Maiser
Jersey Auction
Justin Maiser
March 13th - St. Patrick's day Jersey - $760


Who wore #49?
98-99 - Marek Ivan / 00-02 - Andrei Troschinsky


Who wore #50?
01-04 - Reinhard Divis


Who wore #55?
99-00 - Libor Prochazka / 00-02 - Darenn Clark / 02-04 - Christian Backman


Who wore #57?
98-01 - Jan Horacek


The captains corner - A list of all the previous IceCats Captains

Head Coach - Don Granato
Hired - August 2000
Don Was awarded the Louis A. R. Pieri Memorial Award for the "AHL Coach of the Year" for the 2000-01 season. Don Granato was the 1999 - 2000 head coach of the Peoria Rivermen and ECHL 2000 Northern Conference All-Star Coach. As coach the Peoria Rivermen won the 2000 ECHL Kelly Cup Championship. His last team the Columbus Chill ECHL where he coached for 2 years before going to the Rivermen won the Northwest Division regular season crown.He was a Finalist for the USA Hockey Coach of the year in 1996. He had 2 wins in a row with Green Bay Gamblers Ushl in 96/97. He made History by been the only coach in the History of the USHL to win back-to-back national titles.

Click here for Don Granato's hockey Stats

Click here to read more on Don Granato

Cards - Dons Hockey Card List

Fan Photos Don Granato Pre Season Oct 4th 02

Live Chat Transcript - Click here to read the chat with Coach Don Granato - Held Dec Wed 18th on the Blues website


Assistant Coach - Steve Pleau

Athletic Trainer - Rudy Cantu ATC

Goaltending Coach - Keith Allain

Keith Allain Has Come Full Circle By Chris Michel '03 - this story originally appeared in the Yale Hockey game program December 8-9, 2000

Equipment Manager - Joel Farnsworth

Assistant Equipment Manager - Mike Blanchard


Team Mascot - Scratch
Height - 6'8"
Weight - 220lbs.
Hometown - Worcester Massachusetts.
Date of birth - October 1 , 1994
Shoots - Left-handed
Player Strenght - Incredible Splits
Education - Graduate of the IceCats Mascot Training School
Favorite Song - Cat Scratch Fever by Ted Nugent
Favorite Cartoon - Garfield
Favorite Colors - Teal and royal blue
Fan Photos - Scratch the Mayor of the DCU

Cool Cats Club Mascot - Pounce
Pounce is Scratches younger brother. Scratch brought him to his first game Oct - 03-04 season. Pounce is the leader of the kids club known as the Cool Cats Club. Pounce comes to Sunday games and loves to sign autographs at for the Kids.
Fan Photos - Pounce with a fan

IceCats Trading Cards
The very first set of IceCats trading Cards went on sale Jan 19th-01
Made by Choice Sportscards

2004-2005 IceCats Trading Card set

Curtis sanford --- D.J. King
Mike Mottau --- Aaron MacKenzie
Trevor Byrne --- Alexei Shkotov
Aris Brimanis --- Peter Sejna
Brian Buckley --- Dennis Wideman
Johnny Pohl --- Jason Bacashihua
Jon DiSalvatore --- Jeff Hoggan
Mike Stuart --- Ryan Ramsay
Blake Evans --- Robin Gomez
Mike Gulmac --- Don Granato
Erkki Rajamaki --- Steve Pleau
Jay McClement --- Scratch and Pounce

2003-2004 IceCats Trading Card set

Checklist Scratch and Pounce --- Chris Corrinet
Curtis Sanford --- Marc Brown
Joe Vandermeer --- Jay McClement
Terry Virtue --- Steve McLaren
Jon Colman --- Aaron MacKenzie
Trevor Byrne --- Colin Hemingway
Aris Brimanis --- Ernie Hartlieb
Johnny Pohl --- Steve Martins
Tom Koivisto --- Brett Scheffelmaler
Jame Pollock --- Jeff Panzer
Greg Black --- Sergei Varlamov
Mike Stuart --- Reinhard Divis
Blake Evans --- Don Granato
Mike Gulmac --- Steve Pleau

10th Anneversary Card set

This set was voted by the fans and is the best players of the past 9 years.
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Dwayne Rolson --- Ed Campbell
Barret Jackman -- Rory Fitzpatrick
Bryce Salvador -- Ricard Persson
Eric Boguniecki - Ladislav Nagy
Justin Papineau -- Jeff Panzer
Marty Reasoner -- Stephane Roy
Brent Johnson --- Jochen Hecht
Terry Virtue --- Johnny Pohl
Matt Walker --- Michal Handzus
Reed Low

2002-2003 IceCats Trading Cards Set

The team Photo --- Mark Roycroft
Terry Virtue --- Christian Laflamme
Steve Bancroft --- Justin Papineau
Aris Brimanis --- Igor Valeev
John Pohl --- Matt Walker
Jame Pollock --- Jeff Panzer
Eric Nickulas --- Sergei Varlamov
Jason Dawe --- Christian Backman
Blake Evans --- Curtis Sanford
Greg Davis --- Phil Osaer
Marc Brown --- Reinhard Divis
Steve Dubinsky --- Eric Boguniecki/MVP
Steve McLaren --- Don Granato
Brett Scheffelmaier --- Scratch
Note - #23 in the tean Photo is Tom Koivisto it was the only shirt that he could wear at the time. Tom was #8

2001-2002 IceCats Trading Cards Set #1

ED Campbell #4 -- Jamie Thompson #16
Barret Jackman #5 -- Marc Brown #17
Mike Van Ryn #7 -- Darren Rumble #24
Dale Clarke #8 /#38** -- Igor Valeev #29
Jame Pollock #9 -- Cody Rudkowsky #35
Daniel Tkaczuk #10 -- Jeff Panzer #38
Greg Davis #15
Alumni -- Tyson Nash #9 St Louis Blues
Mascot -- Scratch #1
**Dale Clarke and Jeff Panzer have the same Number #38. Dales number should be #8

2001-2002 IceCats Trading Cards Set #2

Eric Nickulas #11 -- Eric Boguniecki #33
Steve McLaren #19 -- Matt Walker #34
Mark Rycroft #20 -- Steve Halko #37
Brad Voth #22 -- Andrei Troschinsk #49
Christian LaFlamme #25 -- Reinhard Divis #50
Justin Papineau #27
Alumni -- Brent Johnston St Louis Blues
Head Coach - Don Granato

2000-2001 IceCats Trading Cards Set #1

ED Campbell #4 -- Justin Papineau #26
Mike Van Ryn #7 -- Marc Brown #27
Daniel Corso #15 -- Matt Walker #34
Ladislav Nagy #17 -- Cody Rudkowsky #35
Mark Rycroft #19 -- Jamie Thompson #36
Darren Rumble #24 -- Jaroslav Obsut #44
Pascal Rheaume #25 -- Andrei Troschinsky #49
IceCats Mascot --- Scratch

2000-2001 IceCats Trading Cards Set #2

Peter Smerek #6 -- Mike Peluso #16
Dale Clarke #8 -- Chris Murray #20
Jamie Pollock #9 -- Shawn Mamane #21
Doug Freidman # 10 -- Tyler Rennette #23
Marty Reasoner #11 -- Dwayne Rolson #30
Tyler Willis #13 -- Eric Boguniecki #33
Jan Horacek #57
Head Coach --- Don Granato

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