Canisius Golden Griffins men's ice hockey

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Canisius Golden Griffins
men's ice hockey
Canisius Golden Griffins  men's ice hockey athletic logo
University Canisius College
Conference AHA
Head coach Dave Smith
11th year, 139–190–47
Captain Ralph Cuddemi
Arena HarborCenter
Capacity: 1,800
Surface: 200' x 85'
Location Buffalo, New York
Colors Blue and Gold
           
NCAA Tournament Appearances
2013
Conference Tournament Champions
2013
Current uniform
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For information on all Canisius College sports, see Canisius Golden Griffins

The Canisius Golden Griffins men's ice hockey team is a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I college ice hockey program that represents Canisius College. The Golden Griffins are a member of Atlantic Hockey. They play at the HarborCenter in Buffalo, New York across the street from the First Niagara Center, home of the Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League.[1] Canisius won an automatic bid to the 2013 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Championship after winning the Atlantic Hockey title in the conference playoffs, but lost in the first round to top-ranked Quinnipiac.[2]

Players[edit]

Current roster[edit]

As of January 2, 2016.[3]

# S/P/C Player Class Pos Height Weight DoB Hometown Previous team NHL rights
4 Illinois Fortman, GeoffGeoff Fortman (A) Junior D 6' 1" (1.85 m) 196 lb (89 kg) 1993-02-14 Crystal Lake, Illinois Amarillo (NAHL)
8 Ontario Edmondson, IanIan Edmondson Freshman D 6' 1" (1.85 m) 204 lb (93 kg) 1995-01-31 Toronto, Ontario St. Michael's (OJHL)
9 Michigan Parrottino, DavidDavid Parrottino Sophomore F 5' 10" (1.78 m) 168 lb (76 kg) 1994-02-22 Rochester Hills, Michigan Lincoln (USHL)
10 Ontario McLeod, MattMatt McLeod Freshman F 6' 0" (1.83 m) 193 lb (88 kg) 1996-10-22 Mississauga, Ontario Oakville (OJHL)
12 Michigan Sabatini, MikeMike Sabatini Sophomore F 6' 1" (1.85 m) 181 lb (82 kg) 1995-01-08 Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan Soo (NAHL)
13 New York McLaughlin, DylanDylan McLaughlin Freshman F 5' 11" (1.8 m) 182 lb (83 kg) 1995-06-05 Lancaster, New York Cedar Rapids (USHL)
14 New York Kielich, JoshJosh Kielich Junior F 6' 0" (1.83 m) 187 lb (85 kg) 1993-05-16 Orchard Park, New York Buffalo (OJHL)
15 Pennsylvania Boyd, CodyCody Boyd Freshman F 6' 3" (1.91 m) 204 lb (93 kg) 1994-01-18 Johnstown, Pennsylvania Coquitlam (BCHL)
20 New York LaFontaine, DanielDaniel LaFontaine Freshman F 5' 11" (1.8 m) 167 lb (76 kg) 1995-05-20 Lloyd Harbor, New York Buffalo (OJHL)
25 Manitoba Backhouse, MathewMathew Backhouse Senior D 6' 2" (1.88 m) 203 lb (92 kg) 1991-02-28 Thompson, Manitoba Humboldt (SJHL)
26 New York Schmelzer, RyanRyan Schmelzer Sophomore F 6' 2" (1.88 m) 179 lb (81 kg) 1993-07-28 Buffalo, New York Buffalo (OJHL)
31 Ontario Hofley, SimonSimon Hofley Freshman G 5' 11" (1.8 m) 196 lb (89 kg) 1995-06-08 Ottawa, Ontario Flin Flon (SJHL)
34 Quebec Turner, ReillyReilly Turner Sophomore G 6' 1" (1.85 m) 186 lb (84 kg) 1995-04-07 Témiscaming, Quebec Cumberland (CCHL)
44 Michigan Jaeckle, AlexAlex Jaeckle Freshman D 6' 3" (1.91 m) 186 lb (84 kg) 1994-11-29 St. Clair Shores, Michigan Johnstown (NAHL)
47 Ontario Bennett, DavidDavid Bennett Sophomore D 6' 2" (1.88 m) 204 lb (93 kg) 1995-08-31 Ottawa, Ontario Cumberland (CCHL)
51 Ontario Murray, JeffJeff Murray Sophomore F 5' 11" (1.8 m) 175 lb (79 kg) 1995-04-11 Newmarket, Ontario Whitby (OJHL)
52 Ontario Supryka, JoshJosh Supryka Freshman F 6' 2" (1.88 m) 180 lb (82 kg) 1997-03-17 Belleville, Ontario Wellington (OJHL)
53 Michigan Heath, CameronCameron Heath Freshman D 6' 1" (1.85 m) 187 lb (85 kg) 1994-10-10 Troy, Michigan Jersey (USPHL)
55 Michigan Stander, JackJack Stander Sophomore D 6' 2" (1.88 m) 188 lb (85 kg) 1995-02-03 Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan Sioux Falls (USHL)
63 Ontario Conacher, ShaneShane Conacher Junior F 5' 11" (1.8 m) 175 lb (79 kg) 1994-04-24 Burlington, Ontario St. Michael's (OJHL)
71 New York Gabriel, JoshuaJoshua Gabriel Freshman F 6' 0" (1.83 m) 180 lb (82 kg) 1996-02-13 Lancaster, New York Buffalo (OJHL)
74 Quebec Chamberland, FelixFelix Chamberland Freshman F 5' 11" (1.8 m) 173 lb (78 kg) 1994-01-15 Quebec City, Quebec Pembroke (CCHL)
77 New York Mazza, JimmyJimmy Mazza Freshman D 6' 2" (1.88 m) 183 lb (83 kg) 1994-07-07 Kings Park, New York P.A.L. (USPHL)
81 New York Sheeran, NolanNolan Sheeran Sophomore F 5' 11" (1.8 m) 179 lb (81 kg) 1994-04-21 East Amherst, New York Buffalo (OJHL)
93 Ontario Cuddemi, RalphRalph Cuddemi (C) Senior F 6' 1" (1.85 m) 188 lb (85 kg) 1993-02-09 Concord, Ontario Mississauga (OJHL)

Notable former players[edit]

Notable alumni include:

See also[edit]

Canisius Golden Griffins

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