(Sault Ste. Marie, ON, September 2018) – We are proud to announce our roster for the 2018-2019 American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) division III season. Leading scorer and team captain Ryan Vendramin returns to this year’s Sault College Cougars. After a summer of strong recruiting, along with an experienced group of returning athletes, this year’s team will be an exciting brand of hockey.
This roster has a wealth of hockey experience with many of the athletes playing in the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League (NOJHL) prior to dressing for the Cougars.
Forwards: Nathan Curley; Max Khull; Steven Khull; Bryceton Lalonde; Jake Lewis; Parker Morgan, Nick Nigro; Cody Poirier; Anthony Pullicino, Austin Rowe; Mark Tassone; Brad Thrower; Jason Uhl; Ryan Vendramin.
Defensemen: Andrew Barbeau; Jared Binguis, Jamie Kamzol; Kody McDonald; Kaelan O’Flynn; Justin Ryyppo; Josh Service; Andrew Throwbridge.
Goalies: Carter Bissonette; Drew Gregory; Brian Kment; Kurtis Stacey.
The Cougars have a couple of weeks to prepare for Ferris State Bulldogs on September 21-22 in Big Rapids. In addition to the many away games the team will be playing six home games at the Rankin Arena. Their home opener is November 30th at 7:00pm against Oakland University Golden Grizzles. The Cougars have home games on December 1st at 2:00pm; January 25th at 7:00pm; January 26th at 2:00pm; February 22nd at 7:00pm, and February 23rd at 2:00pm. We hope that you will come out and support your local men’s collegiate hockey team as they strive for a national championship.