Penn State


Penn State 2018-2019 Team Roster
No. Name (*NHL draftees) Cl Pos Ht Wt YOB Hometown / Last Team
2 Cole Hults (LOS)So D6-219598Stoughton, WI / Madison Capitols (USHL)
3 Paul DeNaplesFr D6-018498Moscow, PA / Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)
4 Kris MyllariJr D6-219097Kanata, ON / Youngstown Phantoms (USHL)
5 Kevin KerrSr D6-019596Bensalem, PA / Tri-City Storm (USHL)
6 James GobetzJr D6-221096St. James, NY / Des Moines Buccaneers (USHL)
7 Evan BellSo D5-1119197Livonia, MI / Fargo Force (USHL)
Previous College: Merrimack (2017-18)
8 Chase BergerSr F6-019594St. Louis, MO / Tri-City Storm (USHL)
9 Alex LimogesSo F6-120097Winchester, VA / Waterloo Black Hawks (USHL)
10Brandon BiroJr F5-1116098Sherwood Park, AB / Spruce Grove Saints (AJHL)
11Max SauvéFr F5-916598Acushnet, MA / Avon Old Farms (PREP)
12Ludvig LarssonSr F6-019095Malmö, Sweden / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
Previous College: Merrimack (2017-18)
13Nikita Pavlychev (PIT)Jr F6-721297Yaroslavl, Russia / Des Moines Buccaneers (USHL)
14Nate SuceseJr F5-817496Fairport, NY / Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)
17Evan Barratt (CHI)So F5-1119099Bristol, PA / United States National Team Development Program (NTDP)
19Derian HamiltonSr D6-117594Port McNeill, BC / Comox Valley Glacier Kings (VIJHL)
20Aarne Talvitie (NJD)Fr F5-1019899Espoo, Finland / Espoo Blues U20 (Europe)
22Alex StevensSo D6-120097Plymouth, MN / Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)
23Blake GoberJr F5-817995Colleyville, TX / Bloomington Thunder (USHL)
24Adam PilewiczSo D6-120096Sewickley, PA / Johnstown Tomahawks (NAHL)
25Denis Smirnov (COL)Jr F5-1018597Moscow, Russia / Fargo Force (USHL)
26Liam FolkesJr F5-816796Scarborough, ON / Brockville Braves (CCHL)
27Sam SternscheinSo F6-120498Syossett, NY / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
28Alec MarshSr F5-1020095Bridgewater, NJ / Fargo Force (USHL)
31Peyton JonesJr G6-421096Langhorne, PA / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
33Chris FunkeySr G5-1017594Orland Park, IL / New Jersey Hitmen (USPHL)
35Oskar AutioFr G6-018399Espoo, Finland / Chicago Steel (USHL)

Captain: Chase Berger

Assistant Captains: Kevin Kerr, Brandon Biro

Head Coach: Guy Gadowsky (Colorado College '89)
Career Record (Entering 2018-2019): 276-293-54 (.486) (18 Seasons)
Record at Penn State (Entering 2018-2019): 103-95-17 (.519) (6 Seasons)

Associate Head Coach: Keith Fisher (St. Cloud State '00)
Assistant Coach: Matt Lindsay (Williams '01)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Andrew Magera (South Dakota State)
Director of Hockey Operations: Alex Dawes (Utica '12)

Penn State 2018-2019 Team Roster
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
2 Cole Hults (LOS)So DStoughton, WI / Madison Capitols (USHL)
3 Paul DeNaplesFr DMoscow, PA / Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)
4 Kris MyllariJr DKanata, ON / Youngstown Phantoms (USHL)
5 Kevin KerrSr DBensalem, PA / Tri-City Storm (USHL)
6 James GobetzJr DSt. James, NY / Des Moines Buccaneers (USHL)
7 Evan BellSo DLivonia, MI / Fargo Force (USHL)
Previous College: Merrimack (2017-18)
8 Chase BergerSr FSt. Louis, MO / Tri-City Storm (USHL)
9 Alex LimogesSo FWinchester, VA / Waterloo Black Hawks (USHL)
10Brandon BiroJr FSherwood Park, AB / Spruce Grove Saints (AJHL)
11Max SauvéFr FAcushnet, MA / Avon Old Farms (PREP)
12Ludvig LarssonSr FMalmö, Sweden / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
Previous College: Merrimack (2017-18)
13Nikita Pavlychev (PIT)Jr FYaroslavl, Russia / Des Moines Buccaneers (USHL)
14Nate SuceseJr FFairport, NY / Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)
17Evan Barratt (CHI)So FBristol, PA / United States National Team Development Program (NTDP)
19Derian HamiltonSr DPort McNeill, BC / Comox Valley Glacier Kings (VIJHL)
20Aarne Talvitie (NJD)Fr FEspoo, Finland / Espoo Blues U20 (Europe)
22Alex StevensSo DPlymouth, MN / Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)
23Blake GoberJr FColleyville, TX / Bloomington Thunder (USHL)
24Adam PilewiczSo DSewickley, PA / Johnstown Tomahawks (NAHL)
25Denis Smirnov (COL)Jr FMoscow, Russia / Fargo Force (USHL)
26Liam FolkesJr FScarborough, ON / Brockville Braves (CCHL)
27Sam SternscheinSo FSyossett, NY / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
28Alec MarshSr FBridgewater, NJ / Fargo Force (USHL)
31Peyton JonesJr GLanghorne, PA / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
33Chris FunkeySr GOrland Park, IL / New Jersey Hitmen (USPHL)
35Oskar AutioFr GEspoo, Finland / Chicago Steel (USHL)

Captain: Chase Berger
Assistant Captains: Kevin Kerr, Brandon Biro

Head Coach: Guy Gadowsky (Colorado College '89)
Career Record (Entering 2018-2019): 276-293-54 (.486) (18 Seasons)
Record at Penn State (Entering 2018-2019): 103-95-17 (.519) (6 Seasons)

Associate Head Coach: Keith Fisher (St. Cloud State '00)
Assistant Coach: Matt Lindsay (Williams '01)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Andrew Magera (South Dakota State)
Director of Hockey Operations: Alex Dawes (Utica '12)