NLL Teams Set Final Rosters for 2013 Season
from staff reports
|Colorado's Mac Allen is one of
seven defenseman on the Mammoth's opening week roster. Teams set
their final rosters at the league deadline on Thursday.
© Larry Palumbo
The National Lacrosse League's roster cutdown deadline was Thursday and teams have announced their 23-man active rosters for the 2013 season. Find each team's roster below to see which players made the cut.
The 2013 regular season begins on Jan. 5 when the defending champion Rochester Knighthawks take on the Washington Stealth at Comcast Arena in Everett, Wash.
Forwards (9): Carter Bender, Nick Cotter, Chad Culp, Mike Hominuck, Tracey Kelusky, John Tavares, Luke Wiles, Shawn Williams and Aaron Wilson.
Transition (6): David Brock, Jon Harasym, Dhane Smith, Hayden Smith, Mark Steenhuis and Jay Thorimbert.
Defensemen (6): Glen Bryan, Michael McNamara, Steve Priolo, Scott Self, Billy Dee Smith and Derek Suddons.
Goaltenders (2): Anthony Cosmo and Kurtis Wagar.
Practice Squad: Kevin Brownell (T), Craig England (T) and Derek Hopcroft (F).
Injured Reserve (IR): Jordan Critch (T), Mat Giles (F) and Jamie Rooney (F).
Physically Unable to Perform (PUP): Jimmy Purves (T).
Forwards (9): Travis Cornwall, Jackson Decker, Curtis Dickson, Shawn Evans, Aaron Pascas, Scott Ranger, Joe Resetarits, Jeff Shattler and Daryl Veltman.
Transition (1): Geoff Snider.
Defensemen (11): Mike Carnegie, Scott Carnegie, Matthew Dinsdale, Greg Harnett, Jon Harnett, Nolan Heavenor, Curtis Manning, Dan MacRae, Andrew McBride, Peter McFetridge and Brad Richardson.
Goaltenders (2): Mike Poulin and Frank Scigliano.
Suspended: Dane Dobbie (F).
Forwards (9): Colton Clark, Joey Cupido, Joel Dalgarno, John Grant Jr., Adam Jones, Jamie Lincoln, Jordan McBride, Sean Pollock and Gavin Prout.
Transition (5): Ilija Gajic, Jaeden Gastaldo, Cameron Holding, Mat MacLeod and Richard Morgan.
Defensemen (7): Mac Allen, Dan Coates, John Gallant, Chet Koneczny, Creighton Reid, Rory Smith and Jon Sullivan.
Goaltenders (2): Chris Levis and Matt Roik.
Practice Squad: Alex Demopoulos (F).
Physically Unable to Perform (PUP): Tye Belanger (G) and Jarett Park (D).
Forwards (10): Mike Burke, Cory Conway, Jarrett Davis, Zack Greer, Tom Johnson, Curtis Knight, Mark Matthews, Corey Small, Alex Turner and Ryan Ward.
Transition (3): Mitch Bannister, Jimmy Quinlan and Jeremy Thompson.
Defensemen (8): Chris Corbeil, Jeff Cornwall, Ryan Dilks, John LaFontaine, John Lintz, Brett Mysdke, Kyle Rubisch and Jarrett Toll.
Goaltenders (2): Aaron Bold and Brodie MacDonald.
Forwards (8): Ryan Benesch, Jay Card, Callum Crawford, Matt Gibson, Joel Henry, Shayne Jackson, Pat Smith and Corbyn Tao.
Transition (6): David Earl, Tyler Hass, Jordan MacIntosh, Kiel Matisz, Andrew Suitor and Andrew Watt.
Defensemen (7): Dan Ball, Mitch Belisle, Nik Bilic, Alex Crepinsek, Greg Downing, Jeff Gilbert and Michael O’Brien.
Goaltenders (2): Tyler Carlson and Evan Kirk.
Practice Squad: Zach Higgins (G), Ryan Masters (G) and Tyler Tanguay (T).
Physically Unable to Perform (PUP): Brock Sorensen (T).
Forwards (7): Kevin Buchanan, Ned Crotty, Kevin Crowley, Ethan Farrell, Will Harrington, Kevin Ross and Drew Westervelt.
Transition (5): Kyle Hartzell, Brodie Merrill, Paul Rabil, Max Seibald and Joel White.
Defensemen (8): CJ Costabile, Pat Heim, Steve Holmes, Brett Manney, Mike Manley, Jeff Reynolds, Brian Teuber and Chad Wiedmaier.
Goaltenders (3): Kevin Croswell, Jake Lazore and Brandon Miller.
Injured Reserve (IR): Matt Alrich (D), Steve Grossi (D), Jordan Hall (T), Dan Hardy (D) and Eric Hoffman (D).
Physically Unable to Perform (PUP): John McFadyen (D) and Brendan Mundorf (F).
Forwards (10): Mike Accursi, Dan Dawson, Alex "Kedoh" Hill, Cody Jamieson, Stephen Keogh, Craig Point, Casey Powell, Johnny Powless, Cory Vitarelli and Joe Walters.
Transition (3): Matt Hummel, Joel McCready and Brad Self.
Defensemen (8): Jamie Batson, Tyler Burton, Scott Campbell, Paul Dawson, Dylan Evans, Rory Glaves, Mike Kirk and Sid Smith.
Goaltenders (2): Jake Henhawk and Matt Vinc.
Practice Squad: Ian Llord (D), Cody McLeod (D) and Tom Montour (T).
Physically Unable to Perform (PUP): Ryan Cousins (D).
Forwards (10): Kasey Beirnes, Garrett Billings, Colin Doyle, Scott Evans, Rob Hellyer, Brandon Ivey, Cody Jacobs, Stephan Leblanc, Blaine Manning and Josh Sanderson.
Defensemen (11): Kyle Belton, Sandy Chapman, Damon Edwards, Jesse Gamble, Bill Greer, Mike Hobbins, Stephen Hoar, Rob Marshall, Patrick Merrill, Chris White and Cam Woods.
Goaltenders (2): Zak Boychuk and Nick Rose.
Forwards (7): Kyle Buchanan, Brett Bucktooth, Rhys Duch, Dean Hill, Athan Iannucci, Lewis Ratcliff and Cliff Smith.
Transition (2): Mitch McMichael and Bob Snider.
Defensemen (12): Matt Beers, Tyler Garrison, Mike Grimes, Tim Henderson, Curtis Hodgson, David Joyce, Chris McElroy, Jeff Moleski, Chris O’Dougherty, Patrick O’Meara, Justin Pychel and Kyle Sorensen.
Goaltenders (2): Nick Patterson and Tyler Richards.
Practice Squad: Brett Hickey (F), Mike Mallory (F) and Justin Salt (D).