2008-09 Milwaukee Admirals

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31 Mark Dekanich


Goaltender, 6'2", 192 lbs.
Born on May 10, 1986, in North Vancouver, British Columbia
118 college games played at Colgate
Selected in the 5th round of the 2006 draft by Nashville
Signed with Nashville on April 14, 2008

25 Robert Dietrich


Defenseman, 5'10", 172 lbs.
Born on July 25, 1986, in Kaufbeuren, Germany
65 German Elite League (DEL) games played at Düsseldorf (DEG Metro Stars)
Selected in the 6th round of the 2007 draft by Nashville
Signed a three year deal with Nashville in July 2007

15 Oren Eizenman


Forward, 6', 180 lbs.
Born on March 27, 1985, in Toronto, Ontario
8 AHL games played with Worcester and Milwaukee
53 ECHL games played with Fresno
Milwaukee is his fifth team he has played with this season
4 years of college hockey at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Was not drafted
Signed with Milwaukee on March 1, 2009

4 Scott Ford


Defenseman, 6'3", 225 lbs.
Born on December 24, 1979, in Fort St. John, British Columbia
101 AHL games played with Cleveland, Bridgeport, and Providence
132 ECHL games played with Fresno, Trenton, Dayton, and Utah
4 years of college hockey at Brown
Was not drafted
Signed with Milwaukee

6 Cody Franson


Defenseman, 6'4", 205 lbs.
Born on August 8, 1987, in Salmon Arm, British Columbia
76 AHL games played with Milwaukee
Selected in the 3rd round of the 2005 draft by Nashville
Under contract with Nashville through 2009-10

21 Triston Grant


Forward, 6'2", 190 lbs.
Born on February 2, 1984, in Neepawa, Manitoba
8 NHL games played with Philadelphia
197 AHL games played with Philadelphia
Selected in the 9th round of the 2004 draft by Philadelphia
Under contract with Nashville through 2008-09

28 Patric Hörnqvist


Forward, 5'11", 194 lbs.
Born on January 1, 1987, in Sollentuna, Sweden
149 games played in Sweden's Elite League with Stockholm
32 games of international competition with Team Sweden
Selected in the 7th round of the 2005 draft by Nashville
Under contract with Nashville through 2009-10

47 Hugh Jessiman


Forward, 6'6", 231 lbs.
Born on March 28, 1984, in New York, New York
166 AHL games played with Hartford (plus 6 games this season)
45 ECHL games played with Charlotte
3 years of college hockey at Dartmouth
Selected in the 1st round (12th overall) of the 2003 draft by NY Rangers
Traded for future considerations on October 30

10 Ryan Jones


Forward, 6', 200 lbs.
Born on June 4, 1984, in Chatham, Ontario
4 AHL games played with Houston
4 years of college hockey at Miami (Ohio)
Selected in the 4th round of the 2004 draft by Minnesota
Under contract with Nashville

2 Teemu Laakso


Defenseman, 6', 195 lbs.
Born on August 27, 1987, in Tuusula, Finland
165 games in Finland's SM-Liiga with HIFK Helsinki
30 games of international competition with Team Finland
Selected in the 3rd round of the 2005 draft by Nashville
Under contract with Nashville through 2009-10

1 Drew MacIntyre


Goaltender, 6'1", 184 lbs.
Born on June 24, 1983, in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
2 NHL games with Vancouver
124 AHL games with Grand Rapids and Manitoba
46 ECHL games with Toledo
Selected in the 4th round of the 2001 draft by Detroit
Under contract with Nashville through 2008-09

7 Ryan Maki


Forward, 6'1", 208 lbs.
Born on April 23, 1985, in Medford, New Jersey
56 AHL games played with Milwaukee
5 ECHL games played with Cincinnati
4 years of college hockey at Harvard
Selected in the 6th round of the 2005 draft by Nashville
Under contract with Nashville through 2008-09

20 Mark Matheson


Defenseman, 6'2", 205 lbs.
Born on February 1, 1984, in Calgary, Alberta
56 AHL games played with Milwaukee
3 ECHL games played with Cincinnati
4 years of college hockey at UMass-Amherst
Was not drafted
Signed with Milwaukee

3 T.J. McElroy


Defenseman, 6', 210 lbs.
Born on November 3, 1982, in Golden Valley, Minnesota
5 AHL games played with Milwaukee
119 ECHL games played with South Carolina, Idaho, and Cincinnati
4 years of college hockey at St. Cloud State
Was not drafted
Signed with Milwaukee

16 Cal O'Reilly


Forward, 5'11", 180 lbs.
Born on September 30, 1986, in Toronto, Ontario
160 AHL games played with Milwaukee
Selected in the 5th round of the 2005 draft by Nashville
Under contract with Nashville through 2008-09

41 Jed Ortmeyer


Forward, 6', 190 lbs.
Born on September 3, 1978, in Omaha, Nebraska
228 NHL games played with NY Rangers and Nashville
82 AHL games played with Hartford
4 years of college hockey at Michigan
Was not drafted
Under contract with Nashville through 2008-09

18 Geoff Peters


Forward, 6'1", 200 lbs.
Born on April 30, 1978, in Hamilton, Ontario
305 AHL games played with Portland, Norfolk, Rochester, and Milwaukee
70 IHL games played with Indianapolis and Cleveland
111 ECHL games played with Columbus, Trenton, Reading, and Augusta
6 games played in England with Manchester
38 games played with the Canadian National Team
Selected in the 2nd round of the 1996 draft by Chicago
Under contract with Milwaukee

40 Antti Pihlström


Defenseman, 5'11", 184 lbs.
Born on October 22, 1984, in Vantaa, Finland
1 NHL game with Nashville
78 AHL games with Milwaukee
212 games in Finland's SM-Liiga with Espoo, Lappeenranta, and Hämeenlinna
9 games of international competition with Team Finland
Was not drafted
Under contract with Nashville through 2008-09

34 Tim Ramholt


Defenseman, 6'1", 195 lbs.
Born on November 2, 1984, in Zürich, Switzerland
1 NHL game with Calgary
144 AHL games with Omaha and Quad City (and 7 games this season with Philadelphia)
150 Swiss A League games played with Zürich and Kloten
Selected in the 2nd round of the 2003 draft by Calgary
Traded on October 30 for Josh Gratton

11 Mark Santorelli


Forward, 6'1", 185 lbs.
Born on August 6, 1988, in Edmonton, Alberta
1 AHL game played with Milwaukee
2 years of junior hockey with Chilliwack
Selected in the 4th round of the 2007 draft by Nashville
Under contract with Nashville
Younger brother of teammate Mike

19 Mike Santorelli


Forward, 6', 190 lbs.
Born on December 14, 1985, in Vancouver, British Columbia
80 AHL games played with Milwaukee
3 years of college hockey with Northern Michigan
Selected in the 6th round of the 2004 draft by Nashville
Under contract with Nashville through 2009-10
Older brother of teammate Mark

13 Nick Spaling


Forward, 6'1", 183 lbs.
Born on September 19, 1988, in Palmerston, Ontario
3 years of junior hockey with Kitchener
Selected in the 2nd round of the 2007 draft by Nashville
Under contract with Nashville through 2010-11

52 Alexander Sulzer


Defenseman, 6'1", 198 lbs.
Born on May 30, 1984, in Kaufbeuren, Germany
61 AHL games with Milwaukee
198 German Elite League (DEL) games played at Düsseldorf and Hamburg
Selected in the 3rd round of the 2003 draft by Nashville
Under contract with Nashville through 2008-09

12 Andreas Thuresson


Forward, 6'1", 200 lbs.
Born on November 18, 1987, in Kristianstad, Sweden
77 AHL games played with Milwaukee
48 games played in Sweden's Elite League with Malmö
Selected in the 5th round of the 2007 draft by Nashville
Under contract with Nashville through 2009-10

8 Stephen Werner


Forward, 6'1", 210 lbs.
Born on August 8, 1984, in Chevy Chase, Maryland
68 AHL games played with Hershey and Springfield
51 ECHL games played with South Carolina (plus 2 this year in Cincinnati)
4 years of college hockey at UMass-Amherst
Selected in the 3rd round of the 2003 draft by Washington
Under contract with Milwaukee

17 Kelsey Wilson


Forward, 6'1", 210 lbs.
Born on January 22, 1986, in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
140 AHL games played with Milwaukee
3 years of junior hockey with Sarnia and Guelph
Was not drafted
Under contract with Nashville through 2008-09

43 Nolan Yonkman


Defenseman, 6'6", 247 lbs.
Born on April 1, 1981, in Punnichy, Saskatchewan
50 NHL games played with Washington
271 AHL games played with Portland, Hershey, and Milwaukee
5 years of junior hockey with Kelowna and Brandon
Selected in the 2nd round of the 1999 draft by Washington
Under contract with Nashville