Kevin Reich
Position:G
Height:6'1
Weight:198
SC:L
DOB:10/26/1995
Hometown:Iserlohn, GER
Previous Team: EC Salzburg II
Bio: Added by Fighting Saints on January 9, 2014...recently listed as a “Player to Watch,” by NHL Central Scouting for the 2014 NHL Draft...Spent the majority of the 2013-2014 season with EC Salzburg II in the MHL, Russia’s junior hockey league where he appeared in six games, posting a 3-2-1 record, with a 2.64 goals against average and a .913 save percentage....Has professional hockey experience, appearing in a pair of games this season with EHC München of the DEL, Germany’s top professional league...also has experience representing his country on numerous occasions, playing for Germany’s U-17 and U-18 teams in international play, and he appeared in one game for Germany at the 2014 IIHL World Junior Championships, appearing in the third period of a game versus Team USA.
Ryan Chiasson
Position:F
Height:6'0
Weight:190
SC:L
DOB:6/24/1994
Hometown:Henderson, NV
Previous Team: Corpus Christi (NAHL)
Bio: Enters his first season with the Fighting Saints. Spent last season with the Corpus Christi IceRays of the NAHL. While there he skated in 51 games, including 2 playoff games. In those 52 games he posted one goal and nine assists, and also tallied 132 penalty minutes. Father, Steve, played 13 seasons in the NHL as a defensemen. Brother, Mike, patrols the blueline at the University of Michigan.
Josh Elmes
Position:D
Height:6'2
Weight:218
SC:L
DOB:8/9/1993
Hometown:Brandon, Manitoba
Previous Team: Fargo (USHL)
Bio: Obtained in a trade by Dubuque from Fargo on January 6, 2014...The 1993-born defender appeared in 28 games for the Force prior to the trade, posting one goal and four assists to go along with 46 penalty minutes...Prior to joining the USHL, Elmes spent three seasons with the OCN Blizzard in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League...In 2012-2013, Elmes served as an alternate captain and notched five goals and 25 assists for 30 points in 58 games...In 179 regular season games with the Blizzard, Elmes scored 11 goals and 42 assists for 53 points…committed to University of Manitoba.
Jeff Alderfer
Position:D
Height:6'0
Weight:185
SC:R
DOB:2/25/1995
Hometown:Greentown, PA
Previous Team: Janesville (NAHL)
Bio: Aquired in a trade with Janesville on January 8, 2014...defender was selected by Dubuque in the 24th round in Phase II of the 2013 USHL Entry Draft....Attended the Fighting Saints training camp in 2013, skating in two preseason games and scoring one goal....Comes to Dubuque from the Janesville Jets of the NAHL where he skated in 20 games this season, registering an assist.
Keegan Ford
Position:D
Height:5' 9
Weight:180
SC:L
DOB:5/30/1996
Hometown:Waunakee, WI
Previous Team: Dubuque Fighting Saints
Bio: Second season with Dubuque...in rookie campaign Ford skated in 48 games, adding 4 goals and 12 assists for 16 points to go along with 94 PIM...signed to a tender by the Fighting Saints on March 1, 2012...Committed to University of Wisconsin...previously played at Waunakee High School, where he tallied 74 points in 27 games as a sophomore...younger brother of Dubuque teammate Jason Ford...father Pat played hockey at Wisconsin from 1984-88, and was an assistant coach at UW from 1994-2002.
Blake Hillman
Position:D
Height:6'1
Weight:170
SC:L
DOB:1/26/1996
Hometown:Elk River, MN
Previous Team: Elk River HS
Bio: Enters his first season with the Fighting Saints. Spent the last two seasons with Elk River High School in the Minnesota State High School Hockey League (MSHSL)….skated in 53 games, including 4 playoff games. In those 53 games, he scored 4 goals and had 18 assists…committed to Denver.
Seamus Malone
Position:F
Height:5'10
Weight:165
SC:L
DOB:5/6/1996
Hometown:Naperville, IL
Previous Team: Dubuque Fighting Saints
Bio: Enters second season with Dubuque after a strong rookie campaign in 2012-2013 where he scored six goals and added 21 assists for 27 points in 50 games...added two goals and an assist in 2013 Clark Cup Playoffs...Signed to a tender by Dubuque prior to 2012-2013 season...committed to University of Wisconsin...previously with Chicago Mission, where he scored 13 goals and 20 assists for 33 points in only 28 games in 2011-12.
Shane Kavanagh
Position:F
Height:5'11
Weight:195
SC:R
DOB:1/5/1995
Hometown:E. Providence, RI
Previous Team: Cushing Prep School
Bio: Entering his first season with the Fighting Saints. Spent the past two seasons with Cushing Academy. In his last year with Cushing, he played in 31 games, tallying 15 goals and 17 assists… scored the eventual game winner in a 1-0 victory in the New England prep large schools championship game.
Jordan Klimek
Position:D
Height:5'11
Weight:165
SC:L
DOB:8/18/1995
Hometown:Langley, B.C.
Previous Team: South Surrey (BCHL)
Bio: Enters his first season with the Fighting Saints… Spent the last two seasons with the Surrey Eagles of the BCHL. In those two seasons, he played in 87 games, including 27 playoff games. In those 87 games he tallied 6 goals and 26 assists….committed to Northern Michigan.
Jason Ford
Position:F
Height:6'0
Weight:180
SC:L
DOB:6/2/1994
Hometown:Waunakee, WI
Previous Team: Janesville (NAHL)
Bio: Spent 2012-2013 season with Janesville of the NAHL...was an affiliate list player for Dubuque last season, skating in 5 games for the Fighting Saints and registering an assist...older brother of Keegan Ford, a second year blueliner for Dubuque...committed to Wisconsin where he will play with Keegan...father Pat played hockey at Wisconsin from 1984-88, and was an assistant coach at UW from 1994-2002.
Robby Darrar
Position:F
Height:5'10
Weight:195
SC:L
DOB:7/30/1994
Hometown:Monroe Township, NJ
Previous Team: Gunnery Prep
Bio: Entering his first season with the Fighting Saints. Spent last season with Gunnery Prep, where he collected 14 goals and 22 assists in 31 games....a University of Vermont commit.
Gordie Green
Position:F
Height:5'8
Weight:155
SC:R
DOB:2/24/1997
Hometown:Ann Arbor, MI
Previous Team: Victory Honda
Bio: Joined Saints for 2014 Clark Cup Playoffs after spending time on Dubuque's affiliate list….played for Victory Honda in 2013-2014…played in 2013 Junior Club World Cup in Omsk, Russia with Dubuque….Spent the last two seasons with Detroit Compuware of the High Performance Hockey League (HPHL). In those two seasons he played in 50 games, scoring 36 goals and adding 35 assists….Dubuque's 1st Round selection, 15th overall, in 2013 USHL Phase I Draft...Committed to Miami.
Eric Robinson
Position:F
Height:6'1
Weight:180
SC:L
DOB:6/14/1995
Hometown:Bellmawr, NJ
Previous Team: Team Comcast U18
Bio: Enters his fist season with the Fighting Saints. Spent last season with Team Comcast U18, where he played in 44 games, including 4 playoff games. In those 44 games, he tallied 17 goals and 27 assists.... committed to Princeton University.
Jacob Benson
Position:F
Height:5'10
Weight:192
SC:R
DOB:2/1/1996
Hometown:Grand Forks, ND
Previous Team: Grand Forks Red River HS/Minot (NAHL)
Bio: Enters his first full season with the Fighting Saints....s pent last season as a Fighting Saints affiliate list player, where he skated in 1 game. He also spent part of last season with the Minot Minotauros of the NAHL. While there he played in 5 games, scoring 1 goal and adding 2 assists. Before that he was with Grand Forks Red River High School, where he played in 5 games, posting 3 goals and 4 assists.... a St. Cloud State commit.
Alexx Privitera
Position:D
Height:5'11
Weight:190
SC:R
DOB:1/18/1993
Hometown:Old Tappan, NJ
Previous Team: Boston University
Bio: Enters first season with Dubuque but brings vast experience to Saints...skated in 48 games in over the past two seasons at Boston University, notching six goals and 20 assists for 26 points to go along with 100 penalty minutes...played two seasons in the USHL, most recently with Muskegon in 2010-2011 where he was an Eastern Conference All-Star, scoring 10 goals and, 24 assists for 34 points, while racking up 123 penalty minutes in 57 games.. In 2009-2010, he played for Team USA U-17, scoring six points in 33 games...older brother of Jarrid Privitera who enters his second season in Dubuque…committed to Vermont.
John Baiocco
Position:F
Height:5-8
Weight:165
SC:R
DOB:6/6/1995
Hometown:Morristown, NJ
Previous Team: Fargo (USHL)
Bio: Acquired in a trade with Fargo on February 6, 2014...was the leading scorer for the Force this season, notching 9 goals and 13 assists for 22 points in 37 games..Originally drafted by Fargo in the 4th round of the 2011 USHL Future’s Draft...Baiocco played at the Delbarton School in New Jersey where he was a member of the team from 2009-2013, and was a two-time First Team All-State forward...He scored 36 goals and 82 points in 2012-2013 to help the team to its sixth consecutive state title...Won four state titles with Delbarton and had 81 goals and 103 assists in 184 games in his career…committed to Yale.
Jarrid Privitera
Position:F
Height:5'7
Weight:160
SC:L
DOB:07/19/1994
Hometown:Old Tappan, NJ
Previous Team: Dubuque Fighting Saints
Bio: Enters second season with Fighting Saints...younger brother of Alexx Privitera who Dubuque acquired in a trade with Muskegon in July 2013...In 2012-2013 with Dubuque, Privitera scored 15 goals and 11 assists for 26 points in 58 games...teamed with Joe Manno and Evan Janssen to form a strong line in the 2013 Clark Cup playoffs where he personally scored 2 goals and 4 assists for 6 points in 11 games... Comes from The Gunnery Prep School where he played two seasons... last season played 28 games, scoring 16 goals and 22 assists...Played in 3 games as an affiliate list player in 2011-12 for Dubuque, tallying an assist...also has a younger brother Griffin who plays for the NJ Avalanche midget team…Jarrid is committed to Vermont.
Brett Boeing
Position:F
Height:5'7
Weight:178
SC:L
DOB:1/14/1995
Hometown:Barrington, IL
Previous Team: Shattuck St. Mary's
Bio: Enters his first season with the Fighting Saints.... spent last season with Shattuck-St. Mary’s Prep….skated in 55 games, scoring 28 goals and adding 17 assists.... Michigan Tech commit.
Karson Kuhlman
Position:F
Height:5'10
Weight:175
SC:R
DOB:9/26/1995
Hometown:Esko, MN
Previous Team: Dubuque Fighting Saints
Bio: Enters second season, and first full season with Dubuque after joining Fighting Saints during the 2012-2013 campaign...Kuhlman joined Fighting Saints following his Minnesota High School season and scored a goal and eight assists for 9 points in 18 games for Dubuque...registered four goals and two assists in 2013 Clark Cup Playoffs...previously with Cloquet/Esko/Carlton High School in Minnesota.
Max McHugh
Position:F
Height:5'10
Weight:170
SC:L
DOB:8/20/1993
Hometown:Edgewood, WA
Previous Team: Wenatchee (NAHL)
Bio: Enters his first season with the Fighting Saints…spent the last three seasons with the Wenatchee Wild of the NAHL. In those three seasons, he played in 132 games, including 29 playoff games. In those 132 games, he tallied 48 goals, had 77 assists, and added 115 penalty minutes…. drafted by the Fargo Force in 2012 and spent the season as an affiliate list player….committed to Alabama-Huntsville.
Dylan Gambrell
Position:F
Height:5'11
Weight:180
SC:R
DOB:8/26/1996
Hometown:Bonney Lake, WA
Previous Team: Dubuque Fighting Saints
Bio: Second season with the Fighting Saints after scoring 9 goals and 18 assists for 27 points for Dubuque in 2012-2013..was Dubuque's 11th overall selection in the 2012 USHL Futures Draft...added to the Fighting Saints roster at the 2012 USHL Fall Classic...previously was with the Colorado Thunderbirds U16 team...in 2011-12 with the Thunderbirds he played 40 games and scored 21 goals and added 21 assists for 42 points...committed to the University of Denver.
Shane Eiserman
Position:F
Height:6'1
Weight:200
SC:L
DOB:10/10/1995
Hometown:Newbury Port, MA
Previous Team: USNTDP
Bio: Enters his first season with the Fighting Saints….spent last season with the U.S. National Under-18 Team in the USHL. While there, he played in 57 games, tallying 10 goals and 11 assists…University of New Hampshire commit.
Ben Johansson
Position:G
Height:6'1
Weight:209
SC:R
DOB:7/3/1994
Hometown:Uppsala, SWE
Previous Team: Almtuna J20
Bio: Added to the the Fighting Saints roster on 12/26/13...Previously played overseas with Almtuna J20 where he appeared in 13 games, posting a 2.54 goals against average and a .902 save percentage...With Almtuna in 2012-2013, he played in 10 games, posting a 1.97 goals against average and a .913 save percentage.
Phil Boje
Position:D
Height:5'10
Weight:195
SC:L
DOB:4/13/1994
Hometown:Shoreview, MN
Previous Team: Dubuque Fighting Saints
Bio: Boje enters his second season in Dubuque in 2013-2014... with Dubuque in 2012-2013, Boje played in 42 games, scoring a goal and three assists...first USHL goal came on 4/13/13, Boje's birthday in a 7-3 win over Des Moines...previously at Mounds View High School in Minnesota...in 2011-12 for Mounds View he played 25 games and scored 7 goals and added 11 assists for 18 points...in 2011, Boje participated in the USA Hockey Select 17 Camp…committed to Air Force.