The Mack Report

Alumni

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The following Merrimack College alumni are under contract to play professional hockey for the 2013-14 season:

Players Under NHL Contracts

Pos Player MC Years Team League NHL Team
G Joe Cannata 2008-12 Utic Comets AHL Vancouver Canucks
F Stephane Da Costa 2009-11 Binghamton Senators AHL Ottawa Senators
F Karl Stollery 2008-12 Lake Erie Monsters AHL Colorado Avalanche

North America

Pos Player MC Years Team League
D Kyle Bigos 2009-13 Ontario Reign ECHL
D Simon Demers 2008-12 Riviere-du Loup LNAH
D Scott Drewicki 2004-06 Stony Plain Chinook HL
F Ryan Flanigan 2008-12 Evansville Icemen ECHL
F Jordan Fox 2003-06 St. Charles Chill CHL
F Rob Morton 2009-11 Utica College NCAA III
F Mike Vaskivuo 2006-08 Elmira Jackals ECHL
F Jesse Todd 2008-12 Reading Royals ECHL
D Mike Wills 2011-13 SUNY-Oswego NCAA III

Europe

Pos Player MC Years Team League
F Anthony Aquino 1999-02 Odense Denmark
F Greg Classen 1998-00 ERC Ingolstadt DEL
F Matt Foy 2001-02 Eisbaren Berlin DEL
F Francois Ouimet 2007-11 Amiens France
F Rob Ricci 2005-09 Odense Denmark
F Marco Rosa 2000-04 Grizzly Adams Wolfsburg DEL
D Bryan Schmidt 2002-06 Storhamar Norway

Coaching/Front Office

Player MC Years Role Team League
Ron Anderson Fmr. Coach Dir. Player Recruit Chicago Blackhawks NHL
Pat Bowen 2006-10 Asst. Coach Islanders IHC USPHL
David Breen 2002-04 Asst. Coach Curry College NCAA
Nick Cammarata 1999-03 Asst. Coach Franklin Pierce NCAA
Brendon Clark 2001-05 Scout New York Rangers NHL
Sandy Cohen 1996-00 Head Coach Penn State Berks ACHA
Mike Doneghey 1989-93 Scout Chicago Blackhawks NHL
Joe Exter 2000-03 Asst. Coach Ohio State NCAA
Brent Gough 2002-06 Asst. Coach W. Kelowna BCHL
Jim Healey 2003-07 Asst. Coach Merrimack College NCAA
Andy Heinze 1986-90 Head Coach Jr. Warriors EJHL
Karl Infanger 1993-97 Head Coach Natick HS-MA
Stu Irving Fmr. Coach Head Coach Jr. Warriors Jr. B
Bobby Jay 1984-88 Head Coach East Coast Wizards U16
Tony Johnson 2000-04 Head Coach Merrimack College ACHA
Casey Kesselring 1994-98 Head Coach New Hampton Prep-NH
Steve McKenna 1993-96 Head Coach HC Alleghe Italy
John McLean Fmr. Coach Head Coach Malden Catholic HS-MA
Albie O'Connell Fmr. Coach Asst. Coach Harvard University NCAA
Phil Roy Fmr. Coach Asst. Coach Clarkson University NCAA
Brock Wilson 2005-07 Asst. Coach U16 AAA Blues MWEHL
Darren Yopyk Fmr. Coach Scout Minnesota Wild NHL

Football Alumni

Pos Player MC Years Team League
ILB  Shawn Loiseau 2008-12 Indianapolis Colts NFL

Baseball Alumni

Pos Player MC Years Team League
P  Ryan O'Rourke 2006-10 Minnesota Twins @MLB
P Joe Mantoni 2009-13 Cincinnati Reds @@MLB

@ Plays for the Twins Double-A affiliate in New Britain, Conn.
@@ Plays for the Reds Class-A affiliate in Billings, Mont.

Basketball Alumni

Pos Player MC Years Team League
PG Darren Duncan 2006-10 Windsor Experss CNBL
G Darin Mency 2007-11 Rochester RazorSharks IBA-PBL