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Player Advancement

Question regarding Thunder Players Education

If you still have questions regarding player advancement of your Thunder Player, please do not hesitate to contact:

 Thunder Head Coach/ General Manager Jesse Dorrans at 780-542-7846 or email coach@dvthunder.ca

2016-2017 Player Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Matt Benko ACAC Concordia University 2017-18
Tyler Benko ACAC Concordia University  2017-18
Anthony Orubor NCHA Marian University 2017-18
     

2015-2016 Player Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Harris, Brayden CCAA NAIT 2016-17
Rapuano, Troy CCAA NAIT 2016-17
Yaremchuk, Austin CCAA MacEwan University 2016-17
Zarowny, Brett CCAA  NAIT 2016-17

2014-15 Player Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Daigle, Marc Olivier CIS University of Alberta 2015-16
Dawes, Hayden NCAA Utica College 2015-16
Poirier, Trevor NCAA II Hobart College 2015-16
Waddington, Jamie NCAA Simon Fraser Universityy 2015-16


2013-2014 Player Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Clarkson, Tanner CIS University of Alberta 2014-15
Hall, Dallen ACAC NAIT Ooks 2014-15
Yaremchuk, Nolan ACAC MacEwan University 2014-15

 

2012-2013 Player Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Hart, Tyler             CIS Dalhousie University                2013-14
Jones, Doug ACAC Red Deer College 2013-14
Madill, Luke CIS Dalhousie University 2013-14
Maraschiello, Mitch CIS York University 2014-15

2011-2012 Player Advancment

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Abt, Jordan ACAC NAIT Ooks 2012-13
Helton, Tyler NCAA University of Conneticut 2012-13
Lynes, Trammell NCAA Concordia University (US) 2012-13
McKay, Austin NCAA Lake Superior 2012-13
McKay, Austin SPHL Evansville Thunderbolts 2016-17
Sherwood, Brant NCAA Plymouth State Pantherss 2012-13
Thomas, Jordan NCAA Concordia University (US) 2012-13

 

2010-2011 Player Advancment

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Boilard, Mario CHL Denver Cutthroats 2012-13
Leblanc, Lindsay NCAA Liberty University 2011-12
Oatway, Shane CIS Thompson River University 2011-12
Poulin, Felix-Antoine CIS St. Thomas University 2011-12
Quattrocchi, Joseph NCAA Hamilton College 2010-11

2009-2010 Player Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Babey, Joe ACAC SAIT Trojan 2010-11
Torris, Braeley       NCAA University of Southern Maine 2010-11
Reum, Dalton WHL Swift Current 2010-11
Rubin, Benjamin CIS York University 2010-11

 

2008-2009 Player Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Cobb, Daniel NCAA Plattsburg University 2010-11
Eskesen, Tyler ACAC Mount Royal University 2011-12  
Lauder, Ben NCAA Milwaukee School of Engineer 2010-11
Holloway, Jeff NCAA Fredonia 2010-11
MacSwain, Jordan ACAC Augustana University 2009-10
Martinook, Jordan WHL Vancouver Giants 2009-11
Peden, Kyle ACAC Portage College 2010-11

 

2007-2008 Player Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Cherniwchan, Andrew NCAA Northern Michigan University 2008-09
Cherniwchan, Andrew Canada West WJAC Gold Medalist 2008-09
Babcock, Eric NCAA University of Fairbanks Alaska 2008-09
Geib, Shane NCAA Curry College 2008-09
Moir, Tyler NCAA University of Anchorage Alaska 2008-09
Wagner, Dylan WHL Swift Current Broncos 2008-09
Weller, Justin WHL Red Deer Rebels 2007-08
Ziegler, Chad NCAA Yale University 2008-09
Ziegler, Chad Canada West WJAC Gold Medalist 2008-09

 

2006-2007 Player Advancement

NAMES COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Gay, Branden NCAA Robert Morris University 2007-08
Gundmanson, Scott NCAA University of Wisconsin 2007-08
Lee, Jeff NCAA University of Alaska Fairbanks 2007-08
McColm, Mitch WHL Tri City Americans 2006-07
McPherson, Adam CIS University of Regina 2007-08
Preston, Jeff CIS University of Regina 2007-08
Pritz, Cory CIS University of Calgary 2009-10

 

2005-2006 Player Advancement

NAMES COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENIDNG
Boire, Evan CIS University of Guelph 2006-07
Cathers, Shawn       ACAC SAIT Trojans 2006-07
French, Cam NCAA Princeton University 2006-07
Gailey, Kyle CIS St. Thomas University 2006-07
MacLean, Morgan WHL Brandon Wheat Kings 2005-06
Mouillierat, Kael NCAA Minnesota State University 2006-07
Mouillierat, Kael NHL Philadelphia Flyers 2015-16
Nopper, Jason NCAA St. Norbert Wisconsin College 2006-07
Ringrose, Sean WHL Medicine Hat Tigers 2007-08
Russell, Jeremy NCAA Brown University 2006-07
Van Ham, Derek CIS University of Lethbridge 2006-07

 

2004-2005 Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Davenport, Taylor  NCAA Cornwell University 2005-06
Henningson, Dan NCAA Quinnipac University 2005-06
Inglis, Pat NCAA Lake Superior State University 2006-07
Moir, Sean CIS University of Waterloo 2005-06
Ringrose, Mike ACAC MacEwan University 2005-06
Scrivens, Ben NCAA Lake Superior State University 2006-07
Walls, Braden NCAA University of Alaska Fairbanks 2005-06
Yaremchuk, Jon ACAC MacEwan University 2005-06

 

2003-2004 Advancement

NAME COLLEG/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING 
Blair, Aaron         ACAC MacEwan University       2004-05
Butt, Josh ACAC MacEwan University 2004-05
Butterfield, Cole WHL Moose Jaw Warriors 2004-05
Jaeger, Brett        ECHL Fresno Falcons 2004-05
Strautman, Tyler WHL Brandon Wheat Kings 2003-04

 

2002-2003 Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Alain, Marc ACAC NAIT Ooks 2004-05
Batovanja, Mike       NCAA University of Findlay 2003-04
Chalmers, Clint CIS University of Regina 2004-05
Chandler, Chris ACAC NAIT Ooks 2003-04
Demone, James          CIS Lethbridge University 2003-04
Foot, Jordan NCAA Michigan Tech 2004-05
Hill, Brent NCAA St. Cloud State 2003-04
Kallay, Ian NCAA Michigan Tech (Coach) 2003-04
Marcoux, Daryl NCAA Princeton University 2003-04
Pesony, Justin NCAA St. Lawrence University 2004-05
Sonnenburg, Eric ACAC NAIT Ooks 2003-04
Thymaras, Alex NCAA University of South New Hampshire 2003-04
Zubiak, Brett ACAC NAIT Ooks 2003-04

 

2001-2002 Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Atkinson, Derrick     WCHL Idaho Steelheads 2002-03
Ballas, BJ NCAA University of Anchorage Alaska          2002-03
Burton, Dan CIS Dalhousie University 2006-07
Caouette, Cory NCAA Brown University 2002-03
Kirkland, Chad ACAC NAIT Ooks 2005-06
MacArthur, Clarke WHL Medicine Hat Tigers 2002-03
MacArthur, Clarke NHL Ottawa Senators 2013-14
Offers, Sean ECAC Dartmouth College 2002-03
Reid, Darren WHL Medicine Hat Tigers 2001-02
Reid, Darren NHL Philadephia Flyers 2006-07
Sproat, Dustin NCAA Princeton Univerrsity 2002-03
Tarnasky, Nick WHL Vancouver Giants 2001-02
Tarnasky, Nick NHL Florida Panthers 2009-10
Thompson, Ryan NCAA Merrimack College 2002-03
Williams, Justin NCAA University of Minnesota Duluth 2002-03

 

2000-2001 Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Baker, Kevin ACAC NAIT Ooks      2001-02
Bullock, James ACAC Concordia University                2001-02
Grenier, Blake ACAC University of Alberta 2005-06
Grinevitch, Jason NCAA Fairbanks University 2001-02
Lewis, Kevin ACAC SAIT Trojans 2001-02
Ruis, Chris ACAC Concordia University 2001-02
Shieve, Kevin ECAC-E Norwich University 2001-02
Watson, Ryan CHL Oklahoma City Blazers 2002-03

 

1999-2000 Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Barner, Aaron CIS Lethbridge University 2000-01
Bell, Gordon CHL Oklahoma City Blazers 2006-07
Cameron, Jordan WHL Tri City Americans 2000-01
Dragicevic, Milan (Coach) WHL Vancouver Giants      2000-01
Galbraith, Jade NCAA University of Anchorage Alaska          2000-01
Jackson, Alton ACAC Concordia University  2003-04
Schwartz, Darren ACAC NAIT Ooks 2001-02
Toal, Kevin ACAC SAIT Trojans 2001-01
Van Langen, Kevin ACAC MacEwan University 2000-01
Wanchulak, Brad NCAA Notre Dame 2001-02
Wegenast, John CIS Lethbridge University 2000-01

 

1998-1999 Advancement

NAME COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/PRO YEAR ATTENDING
Robinson, Mark      CIS  Lakehead University                      2001-02
Jared Carli WHL  Calgary Hitmen 1999-00
     

 

League Scholarships for Thunder Players

Season Thunder Player League Award
1998-1999 Mark Robinson Richard Warwick Memorial
1998-1999 Brad Wanchulak Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
1999-2000 Dustin Sproat Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2000-2001 Cory Caouette Al McDonald Memorial
2000-2001 Dustin Sproat Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2001-2002 Dustin Sproat Charles S. Noble
2001-2002 Cory Caouette Nickerson Family
2001-2002 Mike Batovanja Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2002-2003 Daryl Marcoux Al McDonald Memorial
2002-2003 Mike Batovanja Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2002-2003 Darren Boyde Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2004-2005 Jeff Preston Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2005-2006 Mike Ringrose Charles S. Noble
2005-2006 Carolyn Glover (Therapist) Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2005-2006 Tyler Moir Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2005-2006 Cam French Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2006-2007 Chad Ziegler Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2006-2007 Andrew Cherniwchan Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2007-2008 Evan Renwick Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2009-2010 Eric Sieben Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2012-2013 Jordan Abt Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
2012-2013 Anthony Kapelke Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

 

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