Michigan Tech

MICHIGAN TECH 2014-2015 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name (*NHL draftees) Cl Pos Ht Wt Age Hometown / Last Team
2 Cliff Watson (SJS)So D6-220023Appleton, WI / Sioux City (USHL)
3 Matt RoyFr D6-120022Canton, MI / Indiana (USHL)
4 Dane Birks (PIT)Fr D6-319022Merritt, BC / Merritt (BCHL)
6 Chris LeibingerSo D5-917523Saginaw, MI / Waterloo (USHL)
7 Reid SturosSo F6-218525Brighton, MI / Nanaimo (BCHL)
8 Dylan StemanFr F5-1018523Hanover, MN / Cedar Rapids (USHL)
9 Alex GilliesFr F6-019022Vernon, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
10Tanner KeroSr F5-1117525Hancock, MI / Fargo (USHL)
11Joel L'EsperanceFr F6-220022Brighton, MI / Sioux City (USHL)
12Mark AukFr D6-018522St. Clair Shores, MI / Cedar Rapids (USHL)
13Patrick AndersonJr F5-1119026Bismarck, ND / New Mexico (NAHL)
14Malcolm GouldJr F5-1117525North Vancouver, BC / Chilliwack (BCHL)
15David JohnstoneSr F5-1117526Grande Ledge, MI / Indiana (USHL)
16Mason BlacklockFr F6-119523White Rock, BC / Vernon (BCHL)
17Riley SweeneySr D6-119025Delta, BC / Surrey (BCHL)
18C.J. EickJr F5-716025Appleton, WI / Green Bay (USHL)
19Blake Pietila (NJD)Sr F5-1119024Brighton, MI / USNTDP (NTDP)
20Blake HietalaSr F5-1018028Houghton, MI / Melfort (SJHL)
21Max VallisJr F5-917526Santa Clara, CA / Omaha (USHL)
22Shane HannaSo D5-1119023Salmon Arm, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
23Alex PetanJr F5-815525Delta, BC / Coquitlam (BCHL)
24Evan AndersonFr F6-320523Littleton, CO / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
25Mike NevilleSo F6-019024Woodbridge, ON / St. Michael's (OJHL)
26Jimmy DavisSr D6-018524Caledonia, MI / East Kentwood High School (USHS)
27Tyler HeinonenSo F6-019024Delano, MN / Chicago (USHL)
28Brent BaltusSo F6-117525Nanaimo, BC / Trail (BCHL)
29Walker HylandJr D5-1118526Woodbury, MN / Alberni Valley (BCHL)
30Jamie Phillips (WPG)Jr G6-317524Caledonia, ON / Toronto (OJHL)
31Devin KeroFr G6-117023Hancock, MI / Merritt (BCHL)
35Matt WintjesSo G5-1117525Holland Landing, ON / Newmarket (OJHL)

Captains: Tanner Kero, Blake Pietila

Assistant Captains: Alex Petan, Cliff Watson

Head Coach: Mel Pearson (Michigan Technological University '81)
Career Record (Entering 2014-2015): 43-58-15 (.435) (3 Seasons)
Record at Michigan Tech (Entering 2014-2015): 43-58-15 (.435) (3 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Bill Muckalt (Michigan '98)
Assistant Coach: Joe Shawhan (Northern Michigan '09)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tyler Shelast (Michigan Tech '08)
Athletic Trainer: Brian Brewster (Nebraska Omaha '00)

MICHIGAN TECH 2014-2015 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
2 Cliff Watson (SJS)So DAppleton, WI / Sioux City (USHL)
3 Matt RoyFr DCanton, MI / Indiana (USHL)
4 Dane Birks (PIT)Fr DMerritt, BC / Merritt (BCHL)
6 Chris LeibingerSo DSaginaw, MI / Waterloo (USHL)
7 Reid SturosSo FBrighton, MI / Nanaimo (BCHL)
8 Dylan StemanFr FHanover, MN / Cedar Rapids (USHL)
9 Alex GilliesFr FVernon, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
10Tanner KeroSr FHancock, MI / Fargo (USHL)
11Joel L'EsperanceFr FBrighton, MI / Sioux City (USHL)
12Mark AukFr DSt. Clair Shores, MI / Cedar Rapids (USHL)
13Patrick AndersonJr FBismarck, ND / New Mexico (NAHL)
14Malcolm GouldJr FNorth Vancouver, BC / Chilliwack (BCHL)
15David JohnstoneSr FGrande Ledge, MI / Indiana (USHL)
16Mason BlacklockFr FWhite Rock, BC / Vernon (BCHL)
17Riley SweeneySr DDelta, BC / Surrey (BCHL)
18C.J. EickJr FAppleton, WI / Green Bay (USHL)
19Blake Pietila (NJD)Sr FBrighton, MI / USNTDP (NTDP)
20Blake HietalaSr FHoughton, MI / Melfort (SJHL)
21Max VallisJr FSanta Clara, CA / Omaha (USHL)
22Shane HannaSo DSalmon Arm, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
23Alex PetanJr FDelta, BC / Coquitlam (BCHL)
24Evan AndersonFr FLittleton, CO / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
25Mike NevilleSo FWoodbridge, ON / St. Michael's (OJHL)
26Jimmy DavisSr DCaledonia, MI / East Kentwood High School (USHS)
27Tyler HeinonenSo FDelano, MN / Chicago (USHL)
28Brent BaltusSo FNanaimo, BC / Trail (BCHL)
29Walker HylandJr DWoodbury, MN / Alberni Valley (BCHL)
30Jamie Phillips (WPG)Jr GCaledonia, ON / Toronto (OJHL)
31Devin KeroFr GHancock, MI / Merritt (BCHL)
35Matt WintjesSo GHolland Landing, ON / Newmarket (OJHL)

Captains: Tanner Kero, Blake Pietila
Assistant Captains: Alex Petan, Cliff Watson

Head Coach: Mel Pearson (Michigan Technological University '81)
Career Record (Entering 2014-2015): 43-58-15 (.435) (3 Seasons)
Record at Michigan Tech (Entering 2014-2015): 43-58-15 (.435) (3 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Bill Muckalt (Michigan '98)
Assistant Coach: Joe Shawhan (Northern Michigan '09)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tyler Shelast (Michigan Tech '08)
Athletic Trainer: Brian Brewster (Nebraska Omaha '00)