Michigan Tech

MICHIGAN TECH 2013-2014 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name (*NHL draftees) Cl Pos Ht Wt Age Hometown / Last Team
2 Cliff Watson (SJS)Fr D6-220023Appleton, WI / Sioux City (USHL)
3 Brad StebnerSr D6-421027Fort McMurray, AB / Fort McMurray (AJHL)
5 Justin FillionJr D5-1118027Prince George, BC / Victoria (BCHL)
6 Chris LeibingerFr D5-917523Saginaw, MI / Waterloo (USHL)
7 Reid SturosFr F6-217525South Lyon, MI / Nanaimo (BCHL)
8 Jacob JohnstoneSr F6-019027Grand Ledge, MI / Sioux Falls (USHL)
9 Dennis RixSr F6-019028Grande Prairie, AB / Grande Prairie (AJHL)
10Tanner KeroJr F5-1117525Hancock, MI / Fargo (USHL)
11Daniel HolmbergSr F6-421527Nykoping, Sweden / Linkopings (J-20 Super Elite) (Europe)
12Ryan FurneSr F6-221527Oakdale, MN / Green Bay (USHL)
13Patrick AndersonSo F5-1119026Bismarck, ND / New Mexico (NAHL)
14Malcolm GouldSo F5-1117524North Vancouver, BC / Chilliwack (BCHL)
15David JohnstoneJr F5-1117525Grande Ledge, MI / Indiana (USHL)
17Riley SweeneyJr D6-119025Delta, BC / Surrey (BCHL)
18C.J. EickSo F5-716025Appleton, WI / Green Bay (USHL)
19Blake Pietila (NJD)Jr F5-1119024Brighton, MI / USNTDP (NTDP)
20Blake HietalaJr F5-1018027Houghton, MI / Melfort (SJHL)
21Max VallisSo F5-917526Santa Clara, CA / Omaha (USHL)
22Shane HannaFr D5-1119023Salmon Arm, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
23Alex PetanSo F5-815525Delta, BC / Coquitlam (BCHL)
24Daniel SovaSr D6-422527Cottage Grove, MN / Waterloo (USHL)
25Mike NevilleFr F6-019024Woodbridge, ON / St. Michael's (OJHL)
26Jimmy DavisJr D6-018524Caledonia, MI / East Kentwood High School (USHS)
27Tyler HeinonenFr F6-019024Delano, MN / Chicago (USHL)
28Brent BaltusFr F6-117525Nanaimo, BC / Trail (BCHL)
29Walker HylandSo D5-1118526Woodbury, MN / Alberni Valley (BCHL)
30Jamie Phillips (WPG)So G6-317524Caledonia, ON / Toronto (OJHL)
31Pheonix CopleySo G6-317525North Pole, AK / Des Moines (USHL)
35Matt WintjesFr G5-1117525Holland Landing, ON / Newmarket (OJHL)

Captains: Brad Stebner, Blake Pietila

Assistant Captains: Dennis Rix, Tanner Kero

Head Coach: Mel Pearson (Michigan Technological University '81)
Career Record (Entering 2013-2014): 29-39-8 (.434) (2 Seasons)
Record at Michigan Tech (Entering 2013-2014): 29-39-8 (.434) (2 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Bill Muckalt (Michigan '98)
Assistant Coach: Damon Whitten (Michigan State '01)
Goaltending Coach: Dieter Kochan (Northern Michigan '97)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tyler Shelast (Michigan Tech '08)
Athletic Trainer: Brian Brewster (Nebraska Omaha '00)

MICHIGAN TECH 2013-2014 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
2 Cliff Watson (SJS)Fr DAppleton, WI / Sioux City (USHL)
3 Brad StebnerSr DFort McMurray, AB / Fort McMurray (AJHL)
5 Justin FillionJr DPrince George, BC / Victoria (BCHL)
6 Chris LeibingerFr DSaginaw, MI / Waterloo (USHL)
7 Reid SturosFr FSouth Lyon, MI / Nanaimo (BCHL)
8 Jacob JohnstoneSr FGrand Ledge, MI / Sioux Falls (USHL)
9 Dennis RixSr FGrande Prairie, AB / Grande Prairie (AJHL)
10Tanner KeroJr FHancock, MI / Fargo (USHL)
11Daniel HolmbergSr FNykoping, Sweden / Linkopings (J-20 Super Elite) (Europe)
12Ryan FurneSr FOakdale, MN / Green Bay (USHL)
13Patrick AndersonSo FBismarck, ND / New Mexico (NAHL)
14Malcolm GouldSo FNorth Vancouver, BC / Chilliwack (BCHL)
15David JohnstoneJr FGrande Ledge, MI / Indiana (USHL)
17Riley SweeneyJr DDelta, BC / Surrey (BCHL)
18C.J. EickSo FAppleton, WI / Green Bay (USHL)
19Blake Pietila (NJD)Jr FBrighton, MI / USNTDP (NTDP)
20Blake HietalaJr FHoughton, MI / Melfort (SJHL)
21Max VallisSo FSanta Clara, CA / Omaha (USHL)
22Shane HannaFr DSalmon Arm, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
23Alex PetanSo FDelta, BC / Coquitlam (BCHL)
24Daniel SovaSr DCottage Grove, MN / Waterloo (USHL)
25Mike NevilleFr FWoodbridge, ON / St. Michael's (OJHL)
26Jimmy DavisJr DCaledonia, MI / East Kentwood High School (USHS)
27Tyler HeinonenFr FDelano, MN / Chicago (USHL)
28Brent BaltusFr FNanaimo, BC / Trail (BCHL)
29Walker HylandSo DWoodbury, MN / Alberni Valley (BCHL)
30Jamie Phillips (WPG)So GCaledonia, ON / Toronto (OJHL)
31Pheonix CopleySo GNorth Pole, AK / Des Moines (USHL)
35Matt WintjesFr GHolland Landing, ON / Newmarket (OJHL)

Captains: Brad Stebner, Blake PietilaAssistant Captains: Dennis Rix, Tanner Kero

Head Coach: Mel Pearson (Michigan Technological University '81)
Career Record (Entering 2013-2014): 29-39-8 (.434) (2 Seasons)
Record at Michigan Tech (Entering 2013-2014): 29-39-8 (.434) (2 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Bill Muckalt (Michigan '98)
Assistant Coach: Damon Whitten (Michigan State '01)
Goaltending Coach: Dieter Kochan (Northern Michigan '97)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tyler Shelast (Michigan Tech '08)
Athletic Trainer: Brian Brewster (Nebraska Omaha '00)