Renegades Set Final Roster
The Richmond Renegades broke training camp and submitted their final roster to the SPHL office today. It included nine returning players and four true rookies. The team features nine Canadian and nine American players and will once again be led by Captain Dan Vandermeer, the 2007-08 SPHL Defenseman of the Year.
Following is the Richmond Renegades roster including the team they played with last season:
16 DAN VANDERMEER DEFENSE RENEGADES
27 R.C. LYKE DEFENSE RENEGADES
17 TREVOR KARASIEWICZ FORWARD RENEGADES
9 JUSTIN JOY FORWARD RENEGADES
41 BRETT NEEDHAM FORWARD RENEGADES
1 RYAN SENFT GOALIE RENEGADES
22 CLAY LEWIS DEFENSE RENEGADES
14 DAN HICKMAN DEFENSE RENEGADES
12 JASON PRICE DEFENSE RENEGADES
97 TOM KOTSOPOULOS FORWARD NEW MEXICO
8 BEAU MCLAUGHLIN FORWARD HUNTSVILLE HAVOC
19 RYAN BUSBY FORWARD VARGUS EAGLES
11 JOHN HALVERSON DEFENSE RAPALES DE GAP
18 MATT LARKE FORWARD PORT HURON ICEHAWKS
21 SCOTT LEVITT DEFENSE GEORGETOWN RAIDERS
26 JOHN GEVARD FORWARD BABSON COLLEGE
4 CHASE TIPPIN FORWARD INNISFAIL LAKERS
30 PIERRE-OLIVER GIROUARD GOALIE DIABLES NOIR TOURS
The Renegades placed goalie JOSSELIN ST. PIERRE on compassionate leave due to a death in the family. Under SPHL rules he can be away from the team for up to three games after which time he must either be added to the roster or released.
Opening night for the Renegades is Friday, October 24th against Twin Cities with pre-game ceremonies starting at 7:15 pm. The first 2,000 fans will receive a magnetic schedule courtesy of UNOS (United Network for Organ Sharing). The night will also feature recording artist Bria Kelly who will perform not only the anthems but two contemporary songs during the intermissions. Plus fans will be entertained by performers from the Richmond Highland Games and Celtic Festival.
For ticket information go to www.rrenegades.com or call the Renegades office at 804-644-PUCK (7825).
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Southern Professional Hockey League Stories from October 23, 2008
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