A Look at the Cougars Alumni & Players Aging Out
Tzveyn played 24 games for the Cougars through the 2015-16 season, averaging 2 points per game. In his first full season at the Tier 2 level, Tzveyn logged a combined 10 goals and 6 assists through 32 games with both the Northeast Generals and Kenai River Brown Bears. Tzveyn currently plays on the Kenai River roster.
Jonathan Dagnal (1996) Amarillo Bulls NAHL
Dagnal logged just over a point per game for the Cougars through the 2015-16 season. The Pennsylvania native played 20 games for the Amarillo Bulls earlier this season, registering 6 points, but no longer appears on the teams roster.
Jesper Lönnberg (1995) Helsingborgs HC
Swedish native Jesper Lonnberg signed International Pro Hockey with the Helsingborgs Hockey Club following his 2015-16 campaign with the Cougars. Lonnberg registered 3 points through 24 games.
Maxwell Barr (1996) Long Beach Bombers WSHL
Goaltender Maxwell Barr currently ranks top 30 in Save Percent and top 15 in GAA playing at the Tier 2 level in the WSHL.
More Advancements from the 2015-16 Season
Gavin Nickerson (1995) SUNY-Fredonia NCAA D3
Hunter Schiffman (1997) Lindenwood University ACHA D2
Edward Hirka (1996) Johnstown Tomahawks NAHL
Mike Sullivan (1995) Daniel Webster College NCAA D3
Nick Marcuccilli (1995) Lewis University ACHA D2
Michael Butera (1997) University of Illinois ACHA D1
Michael Moore (1998) University of Arkansas ACHA D3
Cougars 1996 Players who will Age Out this Season
Forward Andrew Van Dyke is in his second season with Chicago. The Cougars Captain leads the team in points, registering 42 points through 28 games, including 6 game winners. The 5'11 175lb Illinois native contributes to 35% of the Cougars overall season goals.
Belgian Forward Virgil DelBrassine is in his first season playing at the Tier 3 Junior Hockey level. Delbrassine
registered 12 goals and 14 assists through 26 games, averaging a point per game, including 1 short handed and two game winners.
Forward Nate Janjic is in his first season playing at the Tier 3 Junior Hockey level. Janjic registered his first goal on September 24, 2016 in his third game with the Cougars and currently has 4 goals and 2 assists for 6 points through 27 games. Scoring when it matters most, the 5'10 170lb Massachusetts native logged two game winners on the season.
Forward Roey Aharonovich joined the Cougars in late October, logging 8 goals and 7 assists for 15 points through 19 games. The 5'10 175lb native of Israel has represented his home country in the World Juniors since the 2012-13 season.
The Cougars currently rank 4th in the USPHL Elite Midwest Division with a 17-11-2 record. The Cougars face the division #1 Wisconsin Rapids Riverkings in a two game series this weekend.