Springfield Jr. Blues

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Springfield Jr. Blues
Springfield Jr Blues Logo.svg
City Springfield, Illinois
League NAHL
Division Mid-west
Founded 1993
Home arena Nelson Center
Colors

Navy, Gold


              
Owner(s) Dan Ferguson & Tony Zasowski
General manager Tony Zasowski
Head coach Tony Zasowski
Media Fast Hockey
Franchise history
1993-Present Springfield Jr. Blues

The Springfield Jr. Blues are a Tier II Junior A ice hockey team in the North American Hockey League's Mid-west Division. The team plays their home games at the Nelson Center in Springfield, Illinois. The Jr. Blues are coached by Head Coach Tony Zasowski.

History[edit]

Founded by John D. O'Laughlin and Al Jennings, the franchise joined the North American Hockey League for the 1993-1994 season. Springfield had previously been home to a semi-pro team. .

The team has made numerous appearances in the NAHL playoffs and were back-to-back Robertson Cup National Championships in 1996 and 1997.

Recent regular season records[edit]

Season GP W L OTL PTS GF GA PIM Finish
2004-05 56 30 25 1 61 207 200 1,509 5th, South Division
2005-06 58 28 26 4 60 181 208 1,721 3rd, South Division
2006-07 62 26 31 5 57 188 203 1,588 6th, Central Division
2007-08 58 27 25 5 59 190 190 1,253 4th, Central Division
2008-09 58 25 28 5 55 183 185 1,182 4th, South Division
2009-10 56 21 29 8 50 163 193 921 4th, South Division
2010-11 58 31 24 3 65 191 170 976 5th in North Division
2011-12 60 31 27 2 64 202 190 1216 3rd in Midwest Division
2012-13 60 26 30 4 56 159 181 907 6th in North Division
2013-14 60 26 26 8 60 141 160 875 5th in North Division

Playoff records[edit]

Season GP W L OTL GF GA PIM Finish
2005 Did not Qualify
2006 4 1 3 0 9 13 83 Lost in 1st Round
2007 Did not Qualify
2008 8 5 3 0 31 18 119 Lost in 2nd Round
2009 4 1 3 0 5 9 93 Lost in 1st Round
2010 4 1 3 0 10 20 76 Lost in 1st Round
2011 Did not Qualify
2012 9 4 5 0 18 26 155 Lost in Division Finals
2013 2 0 2 - 1 13 32 Lost in Division Play In Round
2014 Did not Qualify

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