Northern Michigan

NORTHERN MICHIGAN 2016-2017 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name (*NHL draftees) Cl Pos Ht Wt YOB Hometown / Last Team
1 Tyger HowatFr G6-320195Brighton, MI / Coquitlam (BCHL)
2 Casey PurpurSr F5-818392Grand Forks, ND / Brookings (NAHL)
3 James VermeulenSo D6-219096Stony Plain, AB / Whitecourt (AJHL)
4 Connor FranttiSo D6-620394Spring Grove, IL / Lincoln (USHL)
6 Rylan YaremkoFr D6-320596Spirit River, AB / West Kelowna (BCHL)
7 Sami SalminenSr F6-422293Helsinki, Finland / Wichita Falls (NAHL)
8 Denver PierceSo F5-1118595Sault Ste. Marie, MI / Soo (NAHL)
9 Troy LogginsSo F5-916095Huntington Beach, CA / Sioux Falls (USHL)
10Gerard HansonSr F5-1117692Liding÷, Sweden / Liding÷ (Europe)
11Shane SoothSr F6-122192Canyon Country, CA / Dubuque (USHL)
12Brett HeikkilaFr F5-816795Marquette, MI / Minnesota Wilderness (NAHL)
13Luke VoltinFr F6-019595Blaine, MN / Penticton (BCHL)
14Brock MaschmeyerSr D5-718392Bruderheim, AB / Nanaimo (BCHL)
15Dominik ShineSr F5-1117593Pinckney, MI / Lincoln (USHL)
16Brendan JacquesSo F5-1018095Calumet, MI / Springfield (NAHL)
19Filip StarzynskiJr F5-918093Warsaw, Poland / Bismarck (NAHL)
21Anthony PaskarukSo F5-1017594Airdrie, AB / Brooks (AJHL)
23Jesse JunttilaSo D5-917095Calumet, MI / Jersey (USPHL)
24Zach DiamantoniJr F5-1017095Montgomery, NJ / Chilliwack (BCHL)
25Philip BeaulieuFr D5-1019495Duluth, MN / Madison (USHL)
27Adam RockwoodJr F5-1016595Coquitlam, BC / Coquitlam (BCHL)
Previous College: Wisconsin (2015-16)
29Robbie PayneJr F5-1119393Gaylord, MI / Chicago (USHL)
32Mathias IsraelssonSo G5-1018394Ytterby, Sweden / Fargo (USHL)
37Darien CraigheadFr F6-117097Surrey, BC / Chilliwack (BCHL)
40Jordan KlimekJr D5-1117595Langley, BC / Dubuque (USHL)
41Atte TolvanenSo G6-018894Vihti, Finland / Minot (NAHL)
44Ryan BlackSo D5-917095Stillwater, MN / Bonnyville (AJHL)
86Demico HannounFr F6-019595North Delta, BC / Penticton (BCHL)

Captain: Shane Sooth

Assistant Captains: Brock Maschmeyer, Dominik Shine

Head Coach: Walt Kyle (Northern Michigan '81)
Career Record (Entering 2016-2017): 252-241-64 (.510) (14 Seasons)
Record at Northern Michigan (Entering 2016-2017): 252-241-64 (.510) (14 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: John Kyle (Northern Michigan '82)
Assistant Coach: Rob Lehtinen (Northern Michigan '07)

NORTHERN MICHIGAN 2016-2017 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
1 Tyger HowatFr GBrighton, MI / Coquitlam (BCHL)
2 Casey PurpurSr FGrand Forks, ND / Brookings (NAHL)
3 James VermeulenSo DStony Plain, AB / Whitecourt (AJHL)
4 Connor FranttiSo DSpring Grove, IL / Lincoln (USHL)
6 Rylan YaremkoFr DSpirit River, AB / West Kelowna (BCHL)
7 Sami SalminenSr FHelsinki, Finland / Wichita Falls (NAHL)
8 Denver PierceSo FSault Ste. Marie, MI / Soo (NAHL)
9 Troy LogginsSo FHuntington Beach, CA / Sioux Falls (USHL)
10Gerard HansonSr FLiding÷, Sweden / Liding÷ (Europe)
11Shane SoothSr FCanyon Country, CA / Dubuque (USHL)
12Brett HeikkilaFr FMarquette, MI / Minnesota Wilderness (NAHL)
13Luke VoltinFr FBlaine, MN / Penticton (BCHL)
14Brock MaschmeyerSr DBruderheim, AB / Nanaimo (BCHL)
15Dominik ShineSr FPinckney, MI / Lincoln (USHL)
16Brendan JacquesSo FCalumet, MI / Springfield (NAHL)
19Filip StarzynskiJr FWarsaw, Poland / Bismarck (NAHL)
21Anthony PaskarukSo FAirdrie, AB / Brooks (AJHL)
23Jesse JunttilaSo DCalumet, MI / Jersey (USPHL)
24Zach DiamantoniJr FMontgomery, NJ / Chilliwack (BCHL)
25Philip BeaulieuFr DDuluth, MN / Madison (USHL)
27Adam RockwoodJr FCoquitlam, BC / Coquitlam (BCHL)
Previous College: Wisconsin (2015-16)
29Robbie PayneJr FGaylord, MI / Chicago (USHL)
32Mathias IsraelssonSo GYtterby, Sweden / Fargo (USHL)
37Darien CraigheadFr FSurrey, BC / Chilliwack (BCHL)
40Jordan KlimekJr DLangley, BC / Dubuque (USHL)
41Atte TolvanenSo GVihti, Finland / Minot (NAHL)
44Ryan BlackSo DStillwater, MN / Bonnyville (AJHL)
86Demico HannounFr FNorth Delta, BC / Penticton (BCHL)

Captain: Shane Sooth
Assistant Captains: Brock Maschmeyer, Dominik Shine

Head Coach: Walt Kyle (Northern Michigan '81)
Career Record (Entering 2016-2017): 252-241-64 (.510) (14 Seasons)
Record at Northern Michigan (Entering 2016-2017): 252-241-64 (.510) (14 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: John Kyle (Northern Michigan '82)
Assistant Coach: Rob Lehtinen (Northern Michigan '07)