Rensselaer


Rensselaer 2019-2020 Team Roster
No. Name (*NHL draftees) Cl Pos Ht Wt YOB Hometown / Last Team
1 Linden MarshallJr G6-319598Victoria, BC / Trail Smoke Eaters (BCHL)
2 Simon Kjellberg (NYR)Fr D6-31900Nashville, TN / Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)
3 TJ SamecSr D6-321095St. Paul, MN / Brookings Blizzard (NAHL)
4 Mason KleeFr D6-219599Morrison, CO / Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)
6 Brady FernerSo D5-1019097Dakota Dunes, SD / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
7 Nick BowmanSo F6-020097Shelby, MI / Coulee Region Chill (NAHL)
8 Mike GornallSr F6-020094Irwin, PA / Topeka Roadrunners (NAHL)
Previous College: North Dakota (2016-17)
9 Tristan AshbrookFr F5-1117598Manistique, MI / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
11Ottoville LeppänenSo F5-1018598Espoo, Finland / Espoo Blues U20 (Europe)
12Chase ZiekySr F5-1118596Avon, CT / Salmon Arm Silverbacks (BCHL)
Previous College: Providence (2017-18)
13Tommy LeeSo F5-816097Calgary, AB / Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL)
14Zach DubinskyFr F5-81750Highland Park, IL / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
16Rory HerrmanFr F6-020099Poway, CA / Fargo Force (USHL)
17Todd Burgess (OTT)Sr F6-217596Phoenix, AZ / Fairbanks Ice Dogs (NAHL)
18Daniel DiGrandeSo F5-1118097Macomb, MI / Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)
19Ture LindenSo F6-019097Great Falls, VA / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
20Billy JerryJr F6-419097River Falls, WI / Madison Capitals (USHL)
21Louie HelsenFr D6-220098Dallas, TX / Amarillo Bulls (NAHL)
22Cory BabichukFr F5-1017598Edmonton, AB / Spruce Grove Saints (AJHL)
23Jake JohnsonSo D6-018598Bloomington, MN / Cedar Rapids RoughRiders (USHL)
24Will Reilly (PIT)Sr D6-319597Toronto, ON / Nanaimo Clippers (BCHL)
25Ryan MahshieFr F6-321099Stoney Creek, ON / Brooks Bandits (AJHL)
26Jake MarrelloSr F5-817097Slingerlands, NY / P.A.L. Junior Islanders (USPHL)
27Shane BearSr D5-1018597Calgary, AB / Brooks Bandits (AJHL)
Previous College: Massachusetts (2017-18)
28Kyle HallbauerSo D5-1119097Howell, NJ / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
29Patrick PolinoSr F5-917095Buffalo, NY / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
31Owen SavorySo G6-018597Cambridge, ON / St. Catharines Falcons (GOJHL)
38Alec CalvarusoJr G6-218098Livonia, MI / Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)
Previous College: Colorado College (2018-19)
39Jakub LackaSo F6-019098Bratislava, Slovakia / Central Illinois Flying Aces (USHL)

Head Coach: Dave Smith (Ohio State '92)
Career Record (Entering 2019-2020): 189-282-62 (.413) (14 Seasons)
Record at Rensselaer (Entering 2019-2020): 16-50-7 (.267) (2 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Scott Moser (Canisius '12)
Assistant Coach: Chuck Weber (Albany '95)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Nate Skidmore (SUNY Potsdam '18)
Director of Hockey Operations: Mathias Lange (Rensselaer '09)
Athletic Trainer: Austin Jones (MCLA '17)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Justin Markley

Rensselaer 2019-2020 Team Roster
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
1 Linden MarshallJr GVictoria, BC / Trail Smoke Eaters (BCHL)
2 Simon Kjellberg (NYR)Fr DNashville, TN / Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)
3 TJ SamecSr DSt. Paul, MN / Brookings Blizzard (NAHL)
4 Mason KleeFr DMorrison, CO / Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)
6 Brady FernerSo DDakota Dunes, SD / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
7 Nick BowmanSo FShelby, MI / Coulee Region Chill (NAHL)
8 Mike GornallSr FIrwin, PA / Topeka Roadrunners (NAHL)
Previous College: North Dakota (2016-17)
9 Tristan AshbrookFr FManistique, MI / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
11Ottoville LeppänenSo FEspoo, Finland / Espoo Blues U20 (Europe)
12Chase ZiekySr FAvon, CT / Salmon Arm Silverbacks (BCHL)
Previous College: Providence (2017-18)
13Tommy LeeSo FCalgary, AB / Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL)
14Zach DubinskyFr FHighland Park, IL / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
16Rory HerrmanFr FPoway, CA / Fargo Force (USHL)
17Todd Burgess (OTT)Sr FPhoenix, AZ / Fairbanks Ice Dogs (NAHL)
18Daniel DiGrandeSo FMacomb, MI / Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)
19Ture LindenSo FGreat Falls, VA / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
20Billy JerryJr FRiver Falls, WI / Madison Capitals (USHL)
21Louie HelsenFr DDallas, TX / Amarillo Bulls (NAHL)
22Cory BabichukFr FEdmonton, AB / Spruce Grove Saints (AJHL)
23Jake JohnsonSo DBloomington, MN / Cedar Rapids RoughRiders (USHL)
24Will Reilly (PIT)Sr DToronto, ON / Nanaimo Clippers (BCHL)
25Ryan MahshieFr FStoney Creek, ON / Brooks Bandits (AJHL)
26Jake MarrelloSr FSlingerlands, NY / P.A.L. Junior Islanders (USPHL)
27Shane BearSr DCalgary, AB / Brooks Bandits (AJHL)
Previous College: Massachusetts (2017-18)
28Kyle HallbauerSo DHowell, NJ / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)
29Patrick PolinoSr FBuffalo, NY / Lincoln Stars (USHL)
31Owen SavorySo GCambridge, ON / St. Catharines Falcons (GOJHL)
38Alec CalvarusoJr GLivonia, MI / Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)
Previous College: Colorado College (2018-19)
39Jakub LackaSo FBratislava, Slovakia / Central Illinois Flying Aces (USHL)

Head Coach: Dave Smith (Ohio State '92)
Career Record (Entering 2019-2020): 189-282-62 (.413) (14 Seasons)
Record at Rensselaer (Entering 2019-2020): 16-50-7 (.267) (2 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Scott Moser (Canisius '12)
Assistant Coach: Chuck Weber (Albany '95)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Nate Skidmore (SUNY Potsdam '18)
Director of Hockey Operations: Mathias Lange (Rensselaer '09)
Athletic Trainer: Austin Jones (MCLA '17)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Justin Markley