Michigan Tech

MICHIGAN TECH 2016-2017 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name (*NHL draftees) Cl Pos Ht Wt YOB Hometown / Last Team
2 Cliff Watson (SJS)Sr D6-219593Appleton, WI / Sioux City (USHL)
3 Matt Roy (LOS)Jr D6-120095Canton, MI / Indiana (USHL)
4 Dane Birks (PIT)So D6-318595Merritt, BC / Merritt (BCHL)
5 Mitch ReinkeFr D5-1118296Stillwater, MN / Cedar Rapids (USHL)
6 Chris LeibingerSr D5-918594Saginaw, MI / Waterloo (USHL)
7 Reid SturosSr F6-218592Brighton, MI / Nanaimo (BCHL)
8 Dylan StemanJr F5-1018594Hanover, MN / Cedar Rapids (USHL)
9 Alex GilliesJr F6-019095Vernon, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
10Jake Jackson (SJS)So F6-019094Maplewood, MN / Nanaimo (BCHL)
11Joel L'EsperanceJr F6-220895Brighton, MI / Sioux City (USHL)
12Mark AukJr D6-019095St. Clair Shores, MI / Cedar Rapids (USHL)
13Thomas BerettaFr F6-020095Orangeville, ON / St. Michael's (OJHL)
14Gavin GouldFr F5-815096North Vancouver, BC / Nanaimo (BCHL)
15Jake LucchiniSo F5-1117895Trail, BC / Trail (BCHL)
16Mason BlacklockSo F6-120094White Rock, BC / Vernon (BCHL)
19Chris GerrieFr F5-1018096Red Deer, AB / Penticton (BCHL)
20Alex SmithFr F6-018595Edmonton, AB / Flin Flon (SJHL)
21Todd KiilunenFr D5-1117598Brighton, MI / Victory Honda U18 (Tier1)
22Shane HannaSr D5-1120394Salmon Arm, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
23Raymond BriceFr F6-018795Houghton, MI / New Jersey (NAHL)
24Evan AndersonSo F6-320594Littleton, CO / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
25Mike NevilleSr F6-018593Woodbridge, ON / St. Michael's (OJHL)
27Tyler HeinonenSr F6-019593Delano, MN / Chicago (USHL)
28Brent BaltusSr F6-118092Nanaimo, BC / Trail (BCHL)
31Devin KeroSo G6-117094Hancock, MI / Merritt (BCHL)
35Matt WintjesSr G5-1117092Holland Landing, ON / Newmarket (OJHL)
37Angus RedmondFr G6-120095Langley, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)

Captain: Cliff Watson

Assistant Captains: Brent Baltus, Shane Hanna, Mike Neville, Reid Sturos

Head Coach: Mel Pearson (Michigan Technological University '81)
Career Record (Entering 2016-2017): 95-77-22 (.546) (5 Seasons)
Record at Michigan Tech (Entering 2016-2017): 95-77-22 (.546) (5 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Gary Shuchuk (Wisconsin '90)
Assistant Coach: Joe Shawhan (Northern Michigan '09)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tyler Shelast (Michigan Tech '08)
Athletic Trainer: Brian Brewster (Nebraska Omaha '00)
Director of Hockey Operations: Michael Stevens (Michigan Tech '13)

MICHIGAN TECH 2016-2017 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
2 Cliff Watson (SJS)Sr DAppleton, WI / Sioux City (USHL)
3 Matt Roy (LOS)Jr DCanton, MI / Indiana (USHL)
4 Dane Birks (PIT)So DMerritt, BC / Merritt (BCHL)
5 Mitch ReinkeFr DStillwater, MN / Cedar Rapids (USHL)
6 Chris LeibingerSr DSaginaw, MI / Waterloo (USHL)
7 Reid SturosSr FBrighton, MI / Nanaimo (BCHL)
8 Dylan StemanJr FHanover, MN / Cedar Rapids (USHL)
9 Alex GilliesJr FVernon, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
10Jake Jackson (SJS)So FMaplewood, MN / Nanaimo (BCHL)
11Joel L'EsperanceJr FBrighton, MI / Sioux City (USHL)
12Mark AukJr DSt. Clair Shores, MI / Cedar Rapids (USHL)
13Thomas BerettaFr FOrangeville, ON / St. Michael's (OJHL)
14Gavin GouldFr FNorth Vancouver, BC / Nanaimo (BCHL)
15Jake LucchiniSo FTrail, BC / Trail (BCHL)
16Mason BlacklockSo FWhite Rock, BC / Vernon (BCHL)
19Chris GerrieFr FRed Deer, AB / Penticton (BCHL)
20Alex SmithFr FEdmonton, AB / Flin Flon (SJHL)
21Todd KiilunenFr DBrighton, MI / Victory Honda U18 (Tier1)
22Shane HannaSr DSalmon Arm, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
23Raymond BriceFr FHoughton, MI / New Jersey (NAHL)
24Evan AndersonSo FLittleton, CO / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
25Mike NevilleSr FWoodbridge, ON / St. Michael's (OJHL)
27Tyler HeinonenSr FDelano, MN / Chicago (USHL)
28Brent BaltusSr FNanaimo, BC / Trail (BCHL)
31Devin KeroSo GHancock, MI / Merritt (BCHL)
35Matt WintjesSr GHolland Landing, ON / Newmarket (OJHL)
37Angus RedmondFr GLangley, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)

Captain: Cliff Watson
Assistant Captains: Brent Baltus, Shane Hanna, Mike Neville, Reid Sturos

Head Coach: Mel Pearson (Michigan Technological University '81)
Career Record (Entering 2016-2017): 95-77-22 (.546) (5 Seasons)
Record at Michigan Tech (Entering 2016-2017): 95-77-22 (.546) (5 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Gary Shuchuk (Wisconsin '90)
Assistant Coach: Joe Shawhan (Northern Michigan '09)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tyler Shelast (Michigan Tech '08)
Athletic Trainer: Brian Brewster (Nebraska Omaha '00)
Director of Hockey Operations: Michael Stevens (Michigan Tech '13)