Rensselaer


Rensselaer 2018-2019 Team Roster
No. Name (*NHL draftees) Cl Pos Ht Wt YOB Hometown / Last Team
1 Linden MarshallSo G6-319598Victoria, BC / Trail Smoke Eaters (BCHL)
2 Mat HarrisSo D6-119596Subury, MA / Boston Jr. Bruins (USPHL)
3 TJ SamecJr D6-321095St. Paul, MN / Brookings Blizzard (NAHL)
4 Tommy GrantSr D6-321094Sparta, NJ / Bay State Breakers (USPHL)
6 Brady FernerFr D5-1019097Dakota Dunes, SD / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
7 Nick BowmanFr F6-020097Shelby, MI / Coulee Region Chill (NAHL)
8 Mike GornallJr F6-020094Irwin, PA / Topeka Roadrunners (NAHL)
Previous College: North Dakota (2016-17)
9 Meirs MooreSr D5-918094Duluth, MN / Victoria Grizzlies (BCHL)
11Ottoville LeppänenFr F5-1018598Espoo, Finland / Espoo Blues U20 (Europe)
12Chase ZiekyJr F5-1118596Avon, CT / Salmon Arm Silverbacks (BCHL)
Previous College: Providence (2017-18)
13Tommy LeeFr F5-816097Calgary, AB / Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL)
16Jacob HayhurstJr F5-816597Mississauga, ON / Cedar Rapids RoughRiders (USHL)
17Todd Burgess (OTT)Jr F6-217596Phoenix, AZ / Fairbanks Ice Dogs (NAHL)
18Daniel DiGrandeFr F5-1118097Macomb, MI / Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)
19Ture LindenFr F6-019097Great Falls, VA / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
20Billy JerrySo F6-419097River Falls, WI / Madison Capitals (USHL)
21Brady WiffenSr F6-320594St. Mary's, ON / Trenton Golden Hawks (OJHL)
22Donovan OttSo F6-120097Lebanon, PA / Johnstown Tomahawks (NAHL)
23Jake JohnsonFr D6-018598Bloomington, MN / Cedar Rapids RoughRiders (USHL)
24Will Reilly (PIT)Jr D6-319597Toronto, ON / Nanaimo Clippers (BCHL)
26Jake MarrelloJr F5-817097Slingerlands, NY / P.A.L. Junior Islanders (USPHL)
27Shane BearJr D5-1018597Calgary, AB / Brooks Bandits (AJHL)
Previous College: Massachusetts (2017-18)
28Kyle HallbauerFr D5-1119097Howell, NJ / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
29Patrick PolinoJr F5-917095Buffalo, NY / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
31Owen SavoryFr G6-018597Cambridge, ON / St. Catharines Falcons (GOJHL)
35Chase Perry (DET)Sr G6-319596Andover, MN / Wenatchee Wild (BCHL)
Previous College: Colorado College (2014-15)
39Jakub LackaFr F6-019098Bratislava, Slovakia / Central Illinois Flying Aces (USHL)

Head Coach: Dave Smith (Ohio State '92)
Career Record (Entering 2018-2019): 179-259-59 (.420) (13 Seasons)
Record at Rensselaer (Entering 2018-2019): 6-27-4 (.216) (1 Season)

Assistant Coach: Dan Jewell (Cortland '11)
Assistant Coach: Chuck Weber (Albany '05)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Mike Lysyj (Cortland '13)
Director of Hockey Operations: Noah Segall (Massachusetts '14)
Athletic Trainer: Tera Patenaude
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Justin Markley

Rensselaer 2018-2019 Team Roster
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
1 Linden MarshallSo GVictoria, BC / Trail Smoke Eaters (BCHL)
2 Mat HarrisSo DSubury, MA / Boston Jr. Bruins (USPHL)
3 TJ SamecJr DSt. Paul, MN / Brookings Blizzard (NAHL)
4 Tommy GrantSr DSparta, NJ / Bay State Breakers (USPHL)
6 Brady FernerFr DDakota Dunes, SD / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
7 Nick BowmanFr FShelby, MI / Coulee Region Chill (NAHL)
8 Mike GornallJr FIrwin, PA / Topeka Roadrunners (NAHL)
Previous College: North Dakota (2016-17)
9 Meirs MooreSr DDuluth, MN / Victoria Grizzlies (BCHL)
11Ottoville LeppänenFr FEspoo, Finland / Espoo Blues U20 (Europe)
12Chase ZiekyJr FAvon, CT / Salmon Arm Silverbacks (BCHL)
Previous College: Providence (2017-18)
13Tommy LeeFr FCalgary, AB / Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL)
16Jacob HayhurstJr FMississauga, ON / Cedar Rapids RoughRiders (USHL)
17Todd Burgess (OTT)Jr FPhoenix, AZ / Fairbanks Ice Dogs (NAHL)
18Daniel DiGrandeFr FMacomb, MI / Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)
19Ture LindenFr FGreat Falls, VA / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
20Billy JerrySo FRiver Falls, WI / Madison Capitals (USHL)
21Brady WiffenSr FSt. Mary's, ON / Trenton Golden Hawks (OJHL)
22Donovan OttSo FLebanon, PA / Johnstown Tomahawks (NAHL)
23Jake JohnsonFr DBloomington, MN / Cedar Rapids RoughRiders (USHL)
24Will Reilly (PIT)Jr DToronto, ON / Nanaimo Clippers (BCHL)
26Jake MarrelloJr FSlingerlands, NY / P.A.L. Junior Islanders (USPHL)
27Shane BearJr DCalgary, AB / Brooks Bandits (AJHL)
Previous College: Massachusetts (2017-18)
28Kyle HallbauerFr DHowell, NJ / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
29Patrick PolinoJr FBuffalo, NY / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
31Owen SavoryFr GCambridge, ON / St. Catharines Falcons (GOJHL)
35Chase Perry (DET)Sr GAndover, MN / Wenatchee Wild (BCHL)
Previous College: Colorado College (2014-15)
39Jakub LackaFr FBratislava, Slovakia / Central Illinois Flying Aces (USHL)

Head Coach: Dave Smith (Ohio State '92)
Career Record (Entering 2018-2019): 179-259-59 (.420) (13 Seasons)
Record at Rensselaer (Entering 2018-2019): 6-27-4 (.216) (1 Season)

Assistant Coach: Dan Jewell (Cortland '11)
Assistant Coach: Chuck Weber (Albany '05)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Mike Lysyj (Cortland '13)
Director of Hockey Operations: Noah Segall (Massachusetts '14)
Athletic Trainer: Tera Patenaude
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Justin Markley