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Neepawa Natives Alumni

Zach Mausolf

Right Wing
Born Apr 5 1990 — Aurora, MN
Height 5.10 — Weight 175 — Shoots R

Zach has accepted a Scholarship to attend the University of Omaha-Nebraska (WCHA Div I).

    Regular Season Playoffs
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM +/- GP G A Pts PIM
2009-10 Neepawa Natives MJHL 61 19 19 38 74   4 1 0 1 0
2010-11 Neepawa Natives MJHL 52 21 22 43 77  

Dmitry Adams
Dmitry has accepted a Scholarship to attend Concordia College (MIAC) in Moorhead, MN.
Defense
Born Jan 3 1990 — Nashville, TN
Height 6.00 — Weight 175 — Shoots L
Regular Season
Playoffs
2009-10
SJHL
34
1
4
5
37
2010-11
SJHL
6
0
0
0
12
2010-11
MJHL
51
0
7
7
59

Tripp Emmer

Defense
Born Jan 10 1990 — Delano, MN
Height 6.03 — Weight 193 — Shoots L

 

Tripp has accepted a Scholarship to attend Hamlin College (MIAC) in St. Paul, MN.

 

 

    Regular Season Playoffs
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM +/- GP G A Pts PIM
2008-09 Beausejour Blades MJHL 49 3 8 11 95            
2009-10 Selkirk Steelers MJHL 19 1 3 4 21   6 1 0 1 0
2010-11 Neepawa Natives MJHL 59 12 7 19 67    

Nate Thompson
Defense
Born May 21 1992 — Moorhead, MN
Height 6.04 — Weight 200 — Shoots L
Nate has accepted a Scholarship to attend Concordia College (MIAC) in Moorhead, MN.
Regular Season
Playoffs
2010-11
MJHL
61
5
15
20
118

Jordan Lane

 

Left Wing
Born Jul 12 1989 — Whitehorse, Yukon Ter.
Height 6.08 — Weight 250 — Shoots L

Neepawa Natives forward Jordan Lane, a 6 foot 8 – 245 pound native of Whitehorse, Yukon signed a professional contract with The Mississippi RiverKings of the Central Hockey League for the 2010-11 season. Jordan’s leadership and physical presence help his club during the 2009-10 season.

  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2007-08 Dauphin Kings MJHL 56 10 4 14 208
2008-09 Moncton Wildcats QMJHL 43 0 1 1 68
2009-10 Neepawa Natives MJHL 42 3 8 11 177
2010-11 Mississippi RiverKings CHL

Caleb Suderman

 

 

Defense
Born Jun 23 1989 — Winkler, MAN
Height 6.02 — Weight 190 — Shoots L

 

Former Neepawa Natives defenseman Caleb Suderman accepted a scholarship to attend Minnesota’s Concordia College at the end of the 2009-210 season. Suderman’s offensive prowess and ability to move up the ice with the puck was in the upper echelon of the MJHL during his Junior  ‘A’ career.

 

  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2006-07 Winkler Flyers MJHL 3 0 1 1 18
2007-08 Winkler Flyers MJHL 47 11 14 25 117
2008-09 Winkler Flyers MJHL 33 9 23 32 69
2009-10 Neepawa Natives MJHL 48 15 21 36 89
2010-11 Concordia College NCAA

 


Tom Frasz

 

Defense
Born Jun 23 1989 — Regina, SASK
Height 6.00 — Weight 205 — Shoots R

Tom Frasz played two seasons for the Neepawa Natives. From 2008 to 2010 Frasz patrolled the blue line for Neepawa. Tom was one of the most physical defenseman in the MJHL during his junior ‘A’ career.
  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2007-08 Dauphin Kings MJHL 36 2 5 7 101
2007-08 Humboldt Broncos SJHL 5 0 0 0 11
2008-09 Neepawa Natives MJHL 59 3 20 23 162
2009-10 Neepawa Natives MJHL 59 6 15 21 146
2010-11 Concordia College NCAA

Shane Hnidy      

Defense
Born Nov 8 1975 — Neepawa, MAN
Height 6.02 — Weight 210 — Shoots R

Selected by Buffalo Sabres round 7 #173 overall 1994 NHL Entry Draft

 

  Regular Season Playoffs
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1990-91 Neepawa Natives MJHL 52          
1991-92 Swift Current Broncos WHL 56 1 3 4 11 4 0 0 0 0
1992-93 Swift Current Broncos WHL 45 5 12 17 62
1992-93 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 27 2 10 12 43
1993-94 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 69 7 26 33 113
1994-95 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 72 5 29 34 169 15 4 7 11 29
1995-96 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 58 11 42 53 100 18 4 11 15 34
2000-01 Ottawa Senators NHL 52 3 2 5 84 1 0 0 0 0
2001-02 Ottawa Senators NHL 33 1 1 2 57 12 1 1 2 12
2002-03 Ottawa Senators NHL 67 0 8 8 130 1 0 0 0 0
2003-04 Ottawa Senators NHL 37 0 5 5 72
2003-04 Nashville Predators NHL 9 0 2 2 10 5 0 0 0 6
2005-06 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 66 0 3 3 33
2006-07 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 72 5 7 12 63 4 1 0 1 0
2007-08 Anaheim Ducks NHL 33 1 2 3 30
2007-08 Boston Bruins NHL 43 1 4 5 41 7 1 1 2 9
2008-09 Boston Bruins NHL 65 3 9 12 45 7 1 0 1 0
2009-10 Minnesota Wild NHL 21 0 5 5 39          
  NHL Totals   498 14 48 62 604 37 4 2 6 27

Triston Grant
  Left Wing
Born Feb 2 1984 — Neepawa, MAN
Height 6.02 — Weight 212 — Shoots L

 

Selected by Philadelphia Flyers round 9 #286 overall 2004 NHL Entry Draft

  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2000-01 Neepawa Natives MJHL 32
2000-01 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 23 2 0 2 75
2001-02 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 36 8 1 9 110
2001-02 Vancouver Giants WHL 21 2 4 6 53
2002-03 Vancouver Giants WHL 72 10 10 20 200
2003-04 Vancouver Giants WHL 69 10 8 18 267
2004-05 Vancouver Giants WHL 70 20 12 32 193
2005-06 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 64 2 3 5 190
2006-07 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 61 5 6 11 199
2006-07 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 8 0 1 1 10
2007-08 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 72 10 11 21 181
2008-09 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 55 3 8 11 153
2009-10 Nashville Predators* NHL 3 0 0 0 9
2009-10 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 15 2 2 4 43
  NHL Totals   11 0 1 1 19

Mark Kolesar

 

Center
Born Jan 23 1973 — Neepawa, MAN
Height 6.01 — Weight 188 — Shoots R

 

NHL free agent tryout with the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
1990- 91 Neepawa Natives MJHL 52
1991-92 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 56 6 7 13 36
1992-93 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 68 27 33 60 110
1993-94 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 59 29 37 66 131
1994-95 St. John’s Maple Leafs AHL 65 12 18 30 62
1995-96 St. John’s Maple Leafs AHL 52 22 13 35 47
1995-96 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 21 2 2 4 14
1996-97 St. John’s Maple Leafs AHL 62 22 28 50 64
1996-97 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 7 0 0 0 0
1997-98 Manitoba Moose IHL 30 1 9 10 29
1997-98 St. John’s Maple Leafs AHL 2 0 0 0 2
1997-98 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 27 2 12 14 47
  NHL Totals   31 3 2 4 16

Kyle Kettles
Goalie
Born Jun 19 1981 — Lac du Bonnet, MAN
Height 6.03 — Weight 185

 

Selected by Nashville Predators round 7 #205 overall 1999 NHL Entry Draft

  RS Goalie Stats
Season Team Lge GP Min GA EN SO GAA W L T Svs Pct
1997-98 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL                      
1998-99 Neepawa Natives MJHL                      
1999-00 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 57 3260 215 0 1 3.96 16 33 5 1632 0.884
2000-01 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 47 2586 183 0 0 4.25 15 24 2 1381 0.883
2001-02 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 5 274 23 0 0 5.04 1 4 0 118 0.837
2001-02 Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 54 3089 160 0 4 3.11 24 25 4 1519 0.905
2002-03 Louisiana IceGators ECHL 41 2439 106 1 5 2.61 21 12 7 1200 0.919
2003-04 Houston Aeros AHL 22 1094 51 0 1 2.80 4 9 5 430 0.894
2004-05 Houston Aeros AHL 3 61 3 0 0 2.90 0 1 0 19 0.864
2004-05 Louisiana IceGators ECHL 19 982 59 2 1 3.60 5 9 2 495 0.894

Matt Lowry

Center
Born Mar 2 1988 — Neepawa, MAN
Height 6.00 — Weight 184 — Shoots R

 

Matt was an ultra-skilled player who played for the Natives in 2004-05 and 2005-06. He captained the WHL’s Brandon Wheat Kings in his final year. He is currently in the NHL’s Ottawa Senator farm system.

  Regular Season  
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM          
2004-05 Neepawa Natives MJHL 1 0 0 0 0          
2005-06 Neepawa Natives MJHL 60          
2005-06 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 3 0 0 0 5          
2006-07 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 63 10 12 22 42          
2007-08 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 72 24 37 61 61          
2008-09 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 71 13 64 77 75          
2009-10 Binghamton Senators AHL 12 0 0 0 21          
2009-10 Elmira Jackals ECHL 56 7 14 21 44

Brent Davidson  

 

Forward
Born Dec 17 1986 — Morden, MAN
Height 6.04 — Weight 220 — Shoots L

Brent earned a scholarship to UND while playing in Neepawa. Brent is entering his senior year at UND. Some of his important accomplishments include winning the most improved player in his freshman year, the Sioux won the McNaughton Cup in his sophomore year as regular season champions, and most importantly in 2008 – 2009 when his team won the Broadmoar Championship.

  Regular Season  
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM          
2004-05 Winnipeg Saints MJHL 53 10 20 30 17          
2006-07 Neepawa Natives MJHL 59 36 43 79 54          
2007-08 U. of North Dakota NCAA 5 0 0 0 4          
2008-09 U. of North Dakota NCAA 10 2 0 2 10          
2009-10 U. of North Dakota NCAA 14 0 0 0 0

Pierre-Olivier Lemieux 

Goalie
Born: Feb 12, 1988 — Baie Comeau, Quebec

Height: 6’0″ Weight: 185
Shoots: L

 

Peirre-Olivier came to Neepawa during the 2008-09. After playing over half of a 2008-09 stellar season with Neepawa, he was offered a scholarship to play NCAA with Mahattanville College.  Lemieux has many current Manhattanville goalie records after having two all-star seasons.

 

  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP MP SV.PCT GAA S0
               
2008-09 Neepawa Natives MJHL 40 2174 0.909 2.12 1
2008-09 Manhattanville College NCAA 5 0.948 1.05 1
2009-10 Manhattanville College NCAA 21 0.904 2.31 4

Derek Miller 

Defense
Born May 5 1981 — Neepawa, MAN
Height 5.11 — Weight 195

 

After playing three successful seasons playing with the Native’s Derek has had many accomplishments as both a coach and a player. These accomplishments include:

Coaching and Instruction

·         CIS Carleton University Ravens Varsity Womens asst. Coach

·         U19 and U17 Scottish National Team Coach

·         Development Director Scottish Ice Hockey Limited

·         Planet Hockey Canada- Director Of Canadian Programs

·         Planet Hockey Head Instructor

·         Owner and Operator of Miller Hockey Consulting

Professional Playing Career

·         Bossier-Shreveport Mudbugs (CHL) League Finalists 2006

·         Rochester Americans Main Camp(AHL) 2006

·         Elmira Jackals (United Hockey League) 2006-07

·         Quad City Mallards (United Hockey League) 2007

·         UHL Top Scoring First Year Defensman 2006-07

·         San Antonio Rampage Main Camp(AHL) 2007

Junior and NCAA Playing Career

·         Four-Year (1998-01) player in Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL)

·         Named MJHL League Top Defenseman and First Team All-star team 2001

·         First Team All-Star and team captain British Columbia Junior Hockey League in 2001-02

·         Received partial Academic Scholarship to University Of Wisconsin-Superior (NCAA) 2002-2006

·         Four-year player at University Of Wisconsin-Superior.

·         Team captain at Wisconsin-Superior in 2006 and played in the the National Championships.

  Regular Season  
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM          
1998-99 Neepawa Natives MJHL 2          
1999-00 Neepawa Natives MJHL 50          
2000-01 Neepawa Natives MJHL 60          
2002-03 U. of Wisconsin Superior NCAA 23 1 8 9 24          
2003-04 U. of Wisconsin Superior NCAA 26 3 8 11 40          
2004-05 U. of Wisconsin Superior NCAA 29 5 13 18 56          
2005-06 U. of Wisconsin Superior NCAA 31 7 14 21 55          
2005-06 Bossier-Shreveport Mudbugs CHL          
2006-07 Elmira Jackals UHL 57 2 18 20 90          
2006-07 Quad City Mallards UHL 20 2 10 12 27          
2007-08 Bossier-Shreveport Mudbugs CHL 32 0 2 2 60    

Gordon Pritchard 

Gordon was a key player to many successful season. Pritchard played three seasons with the Natives. In 2004 Pritchard was awarded a scholarship to Brockport College where he played for four seasons.

  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2001-02 Neepawa Natives MJHL 60
2002-03 Neepawa Natives MJHL 60
2003-04 Neepawa Natives MJHL 47 16 26 42 79
2004-05 Brockport College NCAA
2005-06 Brockport College NCAA  
2006-07 Brockport College NCAA  
2007-08 Brockport College NCAA  

Brayden Kolisniak

Forward
Born Jun 13 1987 — Edmonton, ALTA
Height 6.01 — Weight 190

 

Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2006-07 Neepawa Natives MJHL 59 19 47 66 149
2007-08 Bonnyville Pontiacs AJHL 59 15 23 38 144
2008-09 Wis. – Superior NCAA 3 1 1 2  

 

After playing a year with Neepawa Brayden returned to his home province to complete his junior career. Brayden went on to play NCAA Division III Hockey with Wisconsin – Superior Yellow Jackets of the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association (NCHA).

Matt Bailey

Right Wing
Born Apr 5 1991 — Winnipeg, MAN
Height 6.01 — Weight 185

 

After a successful rookie season with Neepawa, Matt was notice by many NCAA schools. Matt played two successful seasons in the USHL and is scheduled to play for Alaska-Anchorage in the 2010-11 season.

 

Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2007-08 Neepawa Natives MJHL 56 13 15 28 63
2008-09 Tri-City Storm USHL 58 10 14 24 49
2009-10 Sioux Falls Stampede USHL 16 7 10 17 14
2010-11 Alaska-Anchorage NCAA

Myles Kuharski 

Forward
Born Jun 3 1981 — Neepawa, MAN
Height 5.11 — Weight 191 — Shoots L

 

Myles played his rookie season with the Neepawa Natives in 1998-99. Kuharski’s achievements with the Native’s organization were rewarded with MJHL’s Rookie of the Year. The success in his first season with the Natives got the attention of many NCAA scouts. Myles played NCAA with Lake Superior in 2000-01 and with Bemidji State University from 2002 to 2005.

  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
1998-99 Neepawa Natives MJHL 62
2000-01 Lake Superior University NCAA 11 0 1 1  
2002-03 Bemidji State University NCAA 36 9 12 21 22
2003-04 Bemidji State University NCAA 33 9 9 18 46
2004-05 Bemidji State University NCAA 36 5 8 13 20

Andrew Loewen

Goalie
Born Feb 20 1985 — Winnipeg, MAN
Height 6.00 — Weight 195 — Shoots L

 

Andrew was one of the best goalies to ever play for the Natives. Andrew wore the Natives jersey for two years before landing a NCAA scholarship to Canisius College where he continued to shine for four years.

  RS Scoring RS Goalie Stats PO Scoring
Season Team Lge GP A PIM Min GA EN SO GAA W L T Svs Pct GP A PIM
2003-04 Neepawa Natives MJHL 22 1 0                          
2004-05 Neepawa Natives MJHL 32 1 27                          
2006-07 Canisius College NCAA 25 0 4 1486 71 0 0 2.87 9 12 3 738 0.912      
2007-08 Canisius College NCAA 27 0 4 1528 75 0 3 2.94 7 13 5 765 0.911      
2008-09 Canisius College NCAA 21 0 0 1130 53 0 2 2.81 9 7 4 601 0.919      
2009-10 Canisius College NCAA 12 1 0 689 37 0 1 3.22 5 4 2 359 0.907  

Riley Weselowski 

Defense
Born Feb 24 1985 — Pilot Mound, MAN
Height 6.00 — Weight 192 — Shoots R

Weselowski had an outstanding junior ‘A’ career in the Native’s organization. Riley received a scholarship in 2003-04 after helping Neepawa with a successful 37 win season. Individually, Riley won MJHL’s Defenseman of the year after posting 60 points (20 goals and 40 assists) in 63 games. At Bemidji State University Riley has a solid NCAA career as a defenseman. His accomplishments have carried forward to a professional career that has had Riley playing in both the ECHL and CHL.  In 2009-10 he helped the Rapid City Rush win its first ever championship, CHL’s Presidents Cup.

 

  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2003-04 Neepawa Natives MJHL 63 20 40 60 66
2004-05 Bemidji State University NCAA 21 0 1 1 24
2005-06 Bemidji State University NCAA 37 2 18 20 50
2006-07 Bemidji State University NCAA 31 3 5 8 50
2007-08 Bemidji State University NCAA 35 3 7 10 26
2008-09 Idaho Steelheads ECHL 54 2 11 13 58
2009-10 Idaho Steelheads ECHL 6 1 0 1 11
2009-10 Rapid City Rush CHL 25 0 5 5 20

Blaine Jarvis

Left Wing
Born May 29 1984 — Gladstone, MAN
Height 6.00 — Weight 200 — Shoots L

 

After spending two years in the Neepawa Natives organization Jarvis was traded to the BCHL were he continued his success as a junior A player. Blaine received a scholarship to Bemidji State University and has continued his career as a professional in the ECHL and CHL. His most successful season as a pro to date is 2009-10 were he had 43 point in 62 games. He success carried over to the playoffs as he recorded six goals and six assists helping his team win its first ever championship, CHL’s Presidents Cup.

 

  Regular Season  
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM          
2000-01 Neepawa Natives MJHL 3          
2001-02 Neepawa Natives MJHL 62          
2002-03 Salmon Arm Silverbacks BCHL 58 25 27 52 45          
2003-04 Salmon Arm Silverbacks BCHL 51 20 35 55 139          
2004-05 Bemidji State University NCAA 23 3 5 8 16          
2005-06 Bemidji State University NCAA 37 7 5 12 31          
2006-07 Bemidji State University NCAA 33 10 14 24 26          
2007-08 Bemidji State University NCAA 36 13 8 21 18          
2008-09 Idaho Steelheads ECHL 9 2 0 2 12          
2008-09 Rapid City Rush CHL 51 6 17 23 51          
2009-10 Rapid City Rush CHL 62 16 27 43 59          

 Andrew Fisher

 

Andrew played four years of junior hockey. He enjoyed his best season in 2006-07 when he had 61 points (33 goals, 28 assists) in 60 games with Neepawa of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League. (Finished fifth on the team in scoring…Also added 158 penalty minutes, the second highest total on his team).

  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2006-07 Neepawa Natives MJHL 60 33 28 61 158
2007-08 University of Wisconsin-Superior NCAA 11 2 0 2 2

Devrin Stonehouse

Defense
Born Jan 25 1986 — Elkhorn, MB
Height 6.04 — Weight 200 — Shoots R

 

One of the top defenseman in the MJHL during his time with Neepawa. Devrin had four very successful seasons with Dallhousie University.
  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2003-04 Neepawa Natives MJHL 64 5 25 30 45
2004-05 Neepawa Natives MJHL 63 10 34 44 96
2006-07 Dalhousie University AUS 28 5 15 20 22
2007-08 Dalhousie University AUS 28 4 14 18 14
2008-09 Dalhousie University AUS 28 3 6 9 34

Brett Arbuckle
Arbuckle was one of the fastest players to play in the MJHL. After his junior career, Brett played two seasons with both Brandon university and University of Manitoba.
  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2000-01 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2001-02 U. of Brandon CWUAA 34 6 6 12 20
2002-03 U. of Manitoba CWUAA 6 2 0 2 2

Bryan White
White was a highly skilled offensive player. White led the MJHL in scoring in 2001. In the 2001-02 season Brian played in the Continental Elite Hockey League. In the CEHL, Brian won the scoring title and was named the league`s MVP. White continued to play hockey with University of Windsor from 2002 to 2004.
  Regular Season  
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM          
1998-99 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1999-00 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2000-01 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2002-03 U. of Windsor CIS 25 9 8 17 25          
2003-04 U. of Windsor CIS 22 3 5 8 0  

Ty Magotiaux
Magotiaux was a smooth, speedy forward who played three seasons with Neepawa. Ty played three years of University with both Brandon University and University of Windsor.
  Regular Season  
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM          
1998-99 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1999-00 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2000-01 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2001-02 U. of Brandon CWUAA 20 2 3 5 40          
2002-03 U. of Windsor CIS 25 3 5 8 17          
2003-04 U. of Windsor CIS 18 1 6 7 12          

Corey Billaney

Billaney was a highly skill athlete who played three seasons with the Neepawa Natives. Corey had a very successful career playing with Brandon University

 

  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
1995-96 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1996-97 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1997-98 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1998-99 U. of Brandon CWUAA 10 0 0 0 2
2000-01 U. of Brandon CWUAA 34 0 17 17 88
2001-02 U. of Brandon CWUAA 36 16 14 30 72

Mike Baranyk
Mike is a well respected alumni member of the Natives. Mike served as team captain of both Neepawa and Brandon University. Mike also was an assistant coach with the organization for the 2002-2003 season.
  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
1995-96 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1996-97 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1997-98 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1998-99 U. of Brandon CWUAA 33 1 1 2 67
1999-00 U. of Brandon CWUAA 40 7 11 18 64
2000-01 U. of Brandon CWUAA 36 4 9 13 78
2001-02 U. of Brandon CWUAA 36 8 11 19 116

Brent Kyle

 

Brent was a big, strong, skilled defenseman who played three seasons with the Natives. He continued to play University Hockey in 1998. Brent played four seasons with Brandon University Bobcats from 1998 to 2002. Brent was a key player for the Île-des-Chenes North Stars who won the Canadian National Allan Cup in 2003.
  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
1995-96 Calgary Hitmen WHL 7 1 0 1 4
1995-96 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1996-97 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1997-98 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1998-99 U. of Brandon CWUAA 35 0 1 1 64
1999-00 U. of Brandon CWUAA 40 1 13 14 107
2000-01 U. of Brandon CWUAA 34 2 14 16 80
2001-02 U. of Brandon CWUAA 32 1 11 12 96

Shane Baranyk
Former Captain, Shane Baranyk, was a physical player who could chip in offensively. Shane`s continued to play with Brandon University. His leadership, physical play and skill on the ice were valued with both the Natives and the Brandon University Bobcats.
  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
1996-97 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1997-98 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1998-99 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1999-00 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2000-01 U. of Brandon CWUAA 24 0 1 1 39
2001-02 U. of Brandon CWUAA 9 0 0 0 2

Jerron Kyle
Jerron`s solid play on forward and defense helped the Neepawa Natives to a 40-win season in 2000-01. Jerron continued his hockey career with Brandon University in 2001-2002.
  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
1998-99 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1999-00 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2000-01 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2001-02 U. of Brandon CWUAA 26 0 0 0 30

Craig Anderson
Craig has had a successful career as a player and a coach. Craig played for Brandon University from 1995 to 2000. Craig has also had a successful career as a coach. Anderson coached Brandon AAA Midget team for many years. His coaching career is highlighted by a Telus Cup National AAA Championship defeating Quebec`s Collège Charles-Lemoyne AAA Hockey Club in 2004.
  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
1992-93 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1993-94 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1994-95 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
1995-96 U. of Brandon CWUAA Statistics Unavailable
1997-98 U. of Brandon CWUAA 41 14 35 49 36
1998-99 U. of Brandon CWUAA 37 7 22 29 46
1999-00 U. of Brandon CWUAA 43 9 27 36 57

Eric Froystad

Defense
Born Dec 17 1981 — Eston, SASK
Height 6.04 — Weight 190

 

Eric played for Neepawa for two seasons. He played in MJHL All- Star game during the 2001-2002 season. He continued to play hockey at university of Manitoba for the next three seasons.
  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2000-01 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2001-02 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2003-04 U. of Manitoba CWUAA 33 5 9 14 60
2004-05 U. of Manitoba CWUAA 8 0 0 0 10
2005-06 U. of Manitoba CWUAA 24 1 8 9 81
2006-07 U. of Manitoba CWUAA 5 0 1 1 20

Mark Hartman

Center
Born Dec 13 1984 — Lebret, SASK
Height 5.05 — Weight 142 — Shoots L

Mark was a small skilled player with tons of heart. Mark`s journey from Neepawa to the University of Waterloo has shown how much heart, determination and will he has. Mark continues to play at a high level of skill and integrity in the CIS.

 

  Regular Season  
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM          
2002-03 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2003-04 Neepawa Natives MJHL 55 21 26 47 19          
2004-05 Neepawa Natives MJHL 60 28 46 74 36          
2005-06 Grant MacEwan College ACAC 22 8 12 20 2          
2006-07 Grant MacEwan College ACAC 24 13 17 30 10          
2007-08 U. of Waterloo CIS 27 6 17 23 28          
2008-09 U. of Waterloo CIS 28 7 11 18 12          
2009-10 U. of Waterloo CIS 26 8 17 25 14          

Cory Dzikowski

Forward
Born Jun 27 1980 — Winnipeg, MAN
Height 5.10 — Weight 194

 

After helping the Natives to one of their most successful season in 2000-2001. Cory went on to be one of the top scorers in the Continental Elite Hockey League. Corey went to play pro in Europe and North America from 2001 to 2006.

 

  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
2000-01 Neepawa Natives MJHL          
2001-02 Bay County Blizzard CEHL 50 55 66 121 187
2002-03 St. Pete/Winston-Salem Parrots ACHL 16 8 2 10 14
2002-03 Jacksonville Barracudas ACHL 13 1 2 3 18
2004-05 Saguenay Fjord LNAH 19 2 7 9 14

Stephen George 
Stephen was a skilled forward who played both WHL and MJHL. George currently coaches the MMJHL Charleswood Hawks.
  Regular Season
Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM
1997-98 Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 9 0 0 0 0
1997-98 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 15 1 1 2 4
2000-01 Neepawa Natives MJHL          

Other Notable players to play with the Neepawa Natives.

·         Dustin Cosgrove 2000 – 2001 – Wisconsin Superior NCAA

·         Del Cowan 2006 – 07 – Brandon Wheat Kings, Calgary Hitmen (2010 WHL Champions) – WHL

·         Marco Pellizzari 2003 -05 – University of Manitoba CIS

·         Andrew Clark 2004-05 – Brandon Wheat Kings – WHL

·         Dillin Stonehouse – 2003-05 – Lake Superior State University – NCAA

·         Brett Cross – Minor Pro 2001-02 – UHL and SPHL

·         Ryan Turner 2001-2003 – Minot State

·         Karson Gillispie – 2001-02 – Boston University – NCAA

·         Dustin Fisher 2001-03 – Minor Pro – UHL