Edinburgh Capitals (SNL)

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Edinburgh Capitals (SNL)
aka The Caps
Edinburgh Capitals (SNL) Logo.JPG
City Edinburgh, Scotland
League Scottish National League
Founded 1998
Home arena Murrayfield Ice Rink
Capacity: 3800
Ice size: 200 ft x 97 ft
Colours

White, Blue and Red

              
Owner(s) Scotland Scott Neil
Head coach Slovakia Martin Cingel

The Edinburgh Capitals (SNL) is an ice hockey team based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Formed in 1998, they are the 'B' team for the Elite League Capitals with whom they share their name. The Edinburgh Capitals (SNL) play in the Scottish National League which is considered a third tier league in the United Kingdom equivalent to the equivalent to the NIHL. Certain players also ice for or have iced for their Elite League counterparts.

The Captain for the 2017-18 season is Joel Gautschi. His assistants are the two veterans, Ross Hay and Gary Hughes.

Team Roster[edit]

Edinburgh Capitals (SNL) 2013/14 Team Photo

Net Minders

  • Scotland Craig Mallinson
  • Scotland Jordan McLaughlin

Defense

  • Scotland Gary Hughes "A"
  • Scotland Dean Walker
  • Scotland Craig Main
  • Scotland Ben Walker

Forwards

  • Scotland Switzerland Joel Gautschi "C"
  • Scotland Ross Hay "A"
  • Scotland Michael Ireland
  • Scotland Harry Ferguson
  • Scotland Stuart Youngson
  • Scotland Gavin Finlayson
  • Scotland Andrew Barr
  • Scotland Steven Clark
  • Scotland Jordan Steel
  • Scotland Aaron Robertson
  • Scotland Calum Robertson
  • Scotland Kyle Murry

History[edit]

The Edinburgh Capitals (SNL) victory photo with the 2013–14 SNL league cup.
  • 2001–02 SNL League Champions
  • 2002–03 SNL League Champions
  • 2012–13 SNL Scottish Cup Winners
  • 2013–14 SNL League Champions
  • 2013–14 SNL Playoff Champions
  • 2013–14 SNL Scottish Cup Winners
  • 2014–15 SNL Autumn Cup Winners
  • 2014–15 SNL Scottish Cup Winners

Team Season Stats[edit]

Season Team League GP W T L GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2001–02 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 16 12 1 3 110 53 25 1st Champions -
2002–03 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 16 13 1 2 104 30 27 1st Champions -
2003–04 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 14 9 1 4 64 47 19 3rd -
2004–05 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 14 9 1 4 70 39 19 3rd -
2005–06 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 16 9 1 6 85 47 19 4th -
2006–07 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 18 9 1 8 106 74 19 4th -
2007–08 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 16 10 0 6 32 24 20 2nd Semifinal Loss
2008–09 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 15 6 2 7 38 55 14 4th -
2009–10 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 14 3 2 9 44 74 8 7th -
2010–11 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 14 10 0 4 87 55 20 3rd -
2011–12 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 16 5 4 7 75 63 14 4th -
2012–13 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 17 8 1 8 67 73 19 4th Semifinal loss
2013–14 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 18 13 3 2 114 41 31 1st Champions Champions
2014–15 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 20 15 2 3 130 47 32 2nd }
2015–16 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 18 10 3 5 101 66 23 3rd }
2016–17 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 16 6 3 7 56 67 15 5th -

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