Michigan State


Michigan State 2011-2012 Team Roster
No. Name (*NHL draftees) Cl Pos Ht Wt Age Hometown / Last Team
2 Chris SandmeyerSo D6-218029Kalamazoo, MI / Green Mountain Glades (EJHL)
4 Trevor Nill (STL)Sr F6-219031Novi, MI / Penticton Vees (BCHL)
5 Brock ShelgrenSr D5-1017532Chicago, IL / Fairbanks Ice Dogs (NAHL)
6 Branden CarneyFr D6-219028Battle Creek, MI / Owatonna Express (NAHL)
7 Tim ButterySr D5-1117532Northville, MI / Chicago Steel (USHL)
8 Chris ForfarJr F6-020031Darien, IL / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
9 Daultan Leveille (WPG)Sr F5-1116029St. Catharines, ON / St. Catharines Falcons (GHJHL)
10Tanner SorensonFr F5-817027Anchorage, AK / Shattuck St. Mary's
11Brett Perlini (ANA)Sr F6-218030Sault Ste. Marie, ON / Soo Thunderbirds (NOJHL)
13Mike MerrifieldSr F5-917530Beverly Hills, MI / St. Louis Bandits (NAHL)
15A.J. SturgesSr D6-320031Madison, WI / US NTDP
16Dean CheliosJr F6-218531Bloomfield, MI / Chicago Steel (USHL)
17Matt CrandellSr D5-1019031St. Cloud, MN / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
18Kevin WalrodJr F6-118531Westside, BC / Cowichan Valley Capitals (BCHL
21Anthony HayesJr F5-1119031Canton, MI / Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)
22Lee ReimerSo F6-117029Landmark, MB / Canmore Eagles (AJHL)
23Matt GrassiJr D6-321531Burnaby, BC / Salmon Arm Silverbacks (BCHL)
24Justin HoomaianFr F6-118529Novi, MI / Michigan Warriors (NAHL)
25Brent DarnellFr F6-019528Canton, MI / Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)
27Matt BerryFr F5-1017027Canton, MI / Muskegon Lumberjacks (USHL)
29Drew PalmisanoSr G5-1016032Ann Arbor, MI / Omaha Lancers (USHL)
32Nathan PhillipsFr G6-116527Jackson, MI / Winnipeg South Blues (MJHL)
37Will YanakeffSo G6-218528Jerome, MI / Waterloo Blackhawks (USHL)
42Jake CheliosSo D/F6-218529Bloomfield Hills, MI / Chicago Steel (USHL)
44Torey KrugJr D5-917529Livonia, MI / Indiana Ice (USHL)
86Greg WolfeSo F5-1018530Canton, MI / Omaha Lancers (USHL)

Captain: Torey Krug

Assistant Captains: Trevor Nill, Anthony Hayes

Head Coach: Tom Anastos (Michigan State University '87)
Career Record (Entering 2011-2012): 0-0-0
Record at Michigan State (Entering 2011-2012): 0-0-0

Assistant Coach: Tom Newton (Bowling Green '80)
Assistant Coach: Kelly Miller (Michigan State '85)
Goaltending Coach: Mike Gilmore (Michigan State '92)
Athletic Trainer: Dave Carrier (Ferris State '79)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mike Vorkapich (Michigan State '94)

Michigan State 2011-2012 Team Roster
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
2 Chris SandmeyerSo DKalamazoo, MI / Green Mountain Glades (EJHL)
4 Trevor Nill (STL)Sr FNovi, MI / Penticton Vees (BCHL)
5 Brock ShelgrenSr DChicago, IL / Fairbanks Ice Dogs (NAHL)
6 Branden CarneyFr DBattle Creek, MI / Owatonna Express (NAHL)
7 Tim ButterySr DNorthville, MI / Chicago Steel (USHL)
8 Chris ForfarJr FDarien, IL / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
9 Daultan Leveille (WPG)Sr FSt. Catharines, ON / St. Catharines Falcons (GHJHL)
10Tanner SorensonFr FAnchorage, AK / Shattuck St. Mary's
11Brett Perlini (ANA)Sr FSault Ste. Marie, ON / Soo Thunderbirds (NOJHL)
13Mike MerrifieldSr FBeverly Hills, MI / St. Louis Bandits (NAHL)
15A.J. SturgesSr DMadison, WI / US NTDP
16Dean CheliosJr FBloomfield, MI / Chicago Steel (USHL)
17Matt CrandellSr DSt. Cloud, MN / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
18Kevin WalrodJr FWestside, BC / Cowichan Valley Capitals (BCHL
21Anthony HayesJr FCanton, MI / Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)
22Lee ReimerSo FLandmark, MB / Canmore Eagles (AJHL)
23Matt GrassiJr DBurnaby, BC / Salmon Arm Silverbacks (BCHL)
24Justin HoomaianFr FNovi, MI / Michigan Warriors (NAHL)
25Brent DarnellFr FCanton, MI / Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)
27Matt BerryFr FCanton, MI / Muskegon Lumberjacks (USHL)
29Drew PalmisanoSr GAnn Arbor, MI / Omaha Lancers (USHL)
32Nathan PhillipsFr GJackson, MI / Winnipeg South Blues (MJHL)
37Will YanakeffSo GJerome, MI / Waterloo Blackhawks (USHL)
42Jake CheliosSo D/FBloomfield Hills, MI / Chicago Steel (USHL)
44Torey KrugJr DLivonia, MI / Indiana Ice (USHL)
86Greg WolfeSo FCanton, MI / Omaha Lancers (USHL)

Captain: Torey KrugAssistant Captains: Trevor Nill, Anthony Hayes

Head Coach: Tom Anastos (Michigan State University '87)
Career Record (Entering 2011-2012): 0-0-0
Record at Michigan State (Entering 2011-2012): 0-0-0

Assistant Coach: Tom Newton (Bowling Green '80)
Assistant Coach: Kelly Miller (Michigan State '85)
Goaltending Coach: Mike Gilmore (Michigan State '92)
Athletic Trainer: Dave Carrier (Ferris State '79)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mike Vorkapich (Michigan State '94)