American International


American International 2016-2017 Team Roster
No. Name (*NHL draftees) Cl Pos Ht Wt YOB Hometown / Last Team
1 Zackarias SkogFr G6-419595Göteborg, Sweden / Omaha Lancers (USHL)
2 Nicolas LukaFr D5-1016595Bartlett, IL / Coulee Region Chill (NAHL)
3 Patrik DemelFr D5-1117595Ostrava, Czech Republic / Bismarck Bobcats (NAHL)
4 Dominic RacobaldoSr D6-221592Pennsauken, NJ / Omaha Lancers (USHL)
5 Ryan PolinSo D5-1119594Holt, MI / Topeka Roadrunners (NAHL)
7 Daniel MeleSr F5-1018093Buffalo, NY / Springfield Pics (EJHL)
Previous College: Connecticut (2013-14)
9 Billy VizzoFr F5-1118595Shelton, CT / P.A.L. Junior Islanders (USPHL)
10Martin MellbergFr F6-118895Stockholm, Sweden / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
11Bryant ChristianJr F5-1017093Moorhead, MN / Prince George Spruce Kings (BCHL)
12Johno MayJr F6-419093Mahtomedi, MN / Minnesota Wilderness (NAHL)
13Hugo ReinhardtFr F5-1119096Kungsbacka, Sweden / Fargo Force (USHL)
14Jared PikeFr F6-421095Sandy, UT / Bismarck Bobcats (NAHL)
15Jackson DudleyJr F5-916093Edmonton, AB / Bonnyville Pontiacs (AJHL)
17Austin OrszulakSr F5-917592Springfield, MA / Springfield Pics (EJHL)
18Blake ChristensenFr F5-917595Coral Springs, FL / Wenatchee Wild (BCHL)
19Kyle StephanFr F6-218595Banff, AB / Wenatchee Wild (BCHL)
21Marc DubeauSo F6-521594St. Lina, AB / Kindersley Klippers (SJHL)
22Dominik FloriánFr F6-420195Vlašim, Czech Republic / Coulee Region Chill (NAHL)
23Andrew DebrincatJr D5-716593Farmington Hills, MI / Jersey Hitmen (USPHL)
24Joel KocurFr F6-118295Edson, AB / Flin Flon Bombers (SJHL)
25Carson GrollaSr D5-1120592Trail, BC / Notre Dame Hounds (SJHL)
26Johnny MuellerSo D5-818094St. Louis, MO / Fairbanks Ice Dogs (NAHL)
27Jānis JaksFr D6-019095Lecava, Latvia / Minnesota Wilderness (NAHL)
28Hunter LeisnerSr G6-017592Dallas, TX / Texas Tornado (NAHL)
29Shawn McBrideSo F6-219095Victoria, BC / Victoria Grizzlies (BCHL)
30Justin KetolaFr G5-1017095Cloquet, MN / P.A.L. Junior Islanders (USPHL)
33Alex MurrayJr G6-019093Burlington, ON / Prince George Spruce Kings (BCHL)

Captain: Austin Orszulak

Assistant Captains: Dominic Racobaldo, Bryant Christian

Head Coach: Eric Lang (American International College '76)
Career Record (Entering 2016-2017): 0-0-0
Record at American International (Entering 2016-2017): 0-0-0

Assistant Coach: Stephen Wiedler (University of Southern Maine '11)
Graduate Assistant Coach: Mike Towns (Adrian College '08)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Matt Voity
Director of Hockey Operations: Alec Rippetoe (Merrimack '16)

American International 2016-2017 Team Roster
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
1 Zackarias SkogFr GGöteborg, Sweden / Omaha Lancers (USHL)
2 Nicolas LukaFr DBartlett, IL / Coulee Region Chill (NAHL)
3 Patrik DemelFr DOstrava, Czech Republic / Bismarck Bobcats (NAHL)
4 Dominic RacobaldoSr DPennsauken, NJ / Omaha Lancers (USHL)
5 Ryan PolinSo DHolt, MI / Topeka Roadrunners (NAHL)
7 Daniel MeleSr FBuffalo, NY / Springfield Pics (EJHL)
Previous College: Connecticut (2013-14)
9 Billy VizzoFr FShelton, CT / P.A.L. Junior Islanders (USPHL)
10Martin MellbergFr FStockholm, Sweden / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
11Bryant ChristianJr FMoorhead, MN / Prince George Spruce Kings (BCHL)
12Johno MayJr FMahtomedi, MN / Minnesota Wilderness (NAHL)
13Hugo ReinhardtFr FKungsbacka, Sweden / Fargo Force (USHL)
14Jared PikeFr FSandy, UT / Bismarck Bobcats (NAHL)
15Jackson DudleyJr FEdmonton, AB / Bonnyville Pontiacs (AJHL)
17Austin OrszulakSr FSpringfield, MA / Springfield Pics (EJHL)
18Blake ChristensenFr FCoral Springs, FL / Wenatchee Wild (BCHL)
19Kyle StephanFr FBanff, AB / Wenatchee Wild (BCHL)
21Marc DubeauSo FSt. Lina, AB / Kindersley Klippers (SJHL)
22Dominik FloriánFr FVlašim, Czech Republic / Coulee Region Chill (NAHL)
23Andrew DebrincatJr DFarmington Hills, MI / Jersey Hitmen (USPHL)
24Joel KocurFr FEdson, AB / Flin Flon Bombers (SJHL)
25Carson GrollaSr DTrail, BC / Notre Dame Hounds (SJHL)
26Johnny MuellerSo DSt. Louis, MO / Fairbanks Ice Dogs (NAHL)
27Jānis JaksFr DLecava, Latvia / Minnesota Wilderness (NAHL)
28Hunter LeisnerSr GDallas, TX / Texas Tornado (NAHL)
29Shawn McBrideSo FVictoria, BC / Victoria Grizzlies (BCHL)
30Justin KetolaFr GCloquet, MN / P.A.L. Junior Islanders (USPHL)
33Alex MurrayJr GBurlington, ON / Prince George Spruce Kings (BCHL)

Captain: Austin Orszulak
Assistant Captains: Dominic Racobaldo, Bryant Christian

Head Coach: Eric Lang (American International College '76)
Career Record (Entering 2016-2017): 0-0-0
Record at American International (Entering 2016-2017): 0-0-0

Assistant Coach: Stephen Wiedler (University of Southern Maine '11)
Graduate Assistant Coach: Mike Towns (Adrian College '08)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Matt Voity
Director of Hockey Operations: Alec Rippetoe (Merrimack '16)