Tier 3 Junior Hockey Alumni Watch - Lebanon Valley College
The Lebanon Valley College ACHA D1 Hockey program rosters 17 former Tier 3 Junior Hockey players.
Travis Acker a Freshman forward who played his 2014-15 campaign with the Central Penn Panthers of the MJHL where he logged 28 goals and 41 assists through 40 regular season games.
Russ Armbruster a Sophomore Center who previously played for the Cheyenne Stampede of the WSHL. As a Freshman, Armbruster played in all 32 games for the Dutchmen logging 8 goals and 10 assists.
Cole Godfrey a Senior Forward who played for the former Queen City Steam of the NA3HL. In his previous two seasons with the Dutchmen, Godfrey earned 5 goals and 3 assists through 48 games.
Travis Hall, a Freshman Defenseman who played ten games for the LaCrosse Freeze and 32 games for the Dallas Jr Stars of the North American 3 Hockey League, earning a combined 12 goals and 20 assists through 42 games.
Bryan Hovanec, a Freshman Forward played 26 regular season games and 5 playoff games for the Pittsburgh Vengance of the NA3HL, logging a combined 19 goals and 22 assists including four game winners.
Nate Kohlenhoefer, a Right Wing Sophomore who previously played for the Philadelphia Revolution. Kohlenhoefer played in 28 games as a freshman for the Dutchmen, earning 5 goals and 4 assists including one game winner.
Brenden Manquen, a Sophomore Goaltender who played Tier 3 for the Philadelphia Revolution. Manquen, a California native, earned a 6-2 record as well as a .927 save percentage and 2.00 goals against average his Freshman year at Lebanon Valley.
Zach McKown, a Sophomore Forward who played Tier 3 for the Wilkes Barre Scranton Knights- EHL. Appearing in all 32 games for the Dutchmen his Freshman year, McKown ranked third on the team in goals scored with 16 and an additional 6 assists. His five game winning goals led the team.
Cody Pessig, a Sophomore Defenseman who played his tier 3 campaign with the Hampton Roads Whalers (USPHL Elite), played 29 games as a freshman earning one goal and 11 assists.
Mike Straub, a Freshman Defenseman played two seasons from 2013-15 with the Pittsburgh Vengance of the North American 3 Hockey League. A five year vet of the NA3HL, Straub earned a career 42 goals and 85 assists through 224 games at the Tier 3 Level.
Adam Thomas, a Senior Defenseman who previously played for the Walpole Express (MJHL). Thomas played in 30 games as a freshman, 20 as a sophomore and 30 as a Junior and made the ESCHL All American team his Junior year.
Jake Thomas, a Junior Forward who played for the Washington JR Nationals AJHL. Thomas ranked 2nd on the Dutchmen roster through his Sophomore season with 30 points (tie).
Brennan Thompson, a Junior Forward who played for the Central Penn Panthers of the MJHL. Through his first two seasons with the Dutchmen, Thompson appeared in a combined 59 games.
Andy Thurby, a Senior Forward who played for the St. Louis JR Blues of the NA3HL. Thurby led the Dutchmen with 54 points his Freshman year and 30 points his sophomore year and lead the team with 18 goals his Junior season.
Chase Wilson, a Sophomore Goaltender who played for the Hampton Roads Whalers (USPHL Elite). As a Freshman, Wilson earned a 6-5 record, .889 save percentage and a 3.18 goals against average.
John Wise, a Freshman Defenseman played 38 regular season and 3 post season games with the Roc City Royals of NA3EHL during his 2014-15 campaign, earning a combined 13 goals and 28 assists.