Providence
PROVIDENCE 2016-2017 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name (*NHL draftees) Cl Pos Ht Wt YOB Hometown / Last Team
1 Brendan LeahySr G6-221093Reading, MA / PAL Jr. Islanders (USPHL)
2 Vincent Desharnais (EDM)So D6-621096Laval, Québec / Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL)
5 Kyle McKenzieSr D6-018793Aston, PA / Dubuque (USHL)
8 Ryan TaitSo F5-1018096Santa Clarita, CA / Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)
9 Brandon Duhaime (MIN)Fr F6-020397Parkland, FL / Tri-City Storm (USHL)
10Scott ConwaySo F6-018595Basingstoke, England / Penticton Vees (BCHL)
Previous College: Penn State (2014-15)
11Niko RufoSr F6-019094Stoneham, MA / Kimball Union (PREP)
12Erik Foley (WPG)So F5-1118097Mansfield, MA / Cedar Rapids Roughriders (USHL)
13Garrett GamezSo F6-018895Chino Hills, CA / Tri-City Storm (USHL)
14Chase ZiekyFr F5-1018796Avon, CT / Salmon Arm Silverbacks (BCHL)
15Josh WilkinsFr F5-1118197Raleigh, NC / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
16Anthony Florentino (BUF)Sr D6-121095West Roxbury, MA / South Kent Selects (PREP)
17Shane KavanaghFr F5-1019395East Providence, RI / Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)
18Jacob BrysonFr D5-917597London, ON / Omaha Lancers (USHL)
19Jake Walman (STL)Jr D6-119396Toronto, ON / Toronto Jr. Canadiens (OJHL)
20Kasper Björkqvist (PIT)Fr F6-119897Espoo, Finland / Espoo Blues (Europe)
21Spenser YoungFr D5-1017597Brentwood, NH / Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)
22Vimal SukumaranFr F5-1019396Montréal, Québec / Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL)
23Truman ReedJr D6-221594Anchorage, AK / Youngstown (USHL)
24Bryan LemosSo F5-1018596East Providence, RI / Waterloo Blackhawks (USHL)
25Robbie HennesseyJr F5-1018595Garnet Valley, PA / Northwood School (USHS)
26Brian Pinho (WSH)Jr F6-118695North Andover, MA / Indiana (USHL)
27Josh MonkSr D5-1018592Langley, BC / West Kelowna (BCHL)
28Alex CromwellJr F6-220794McKinney, TX / Fort McMurray (AJHL)
29Conor MacPheeSr F6-320092Windham, NH / Middlesex Islanders (EJHL)
30Kris CarlsonFr G6-119197Centerville, VA / Austin Bruins (NAHL)
31Hayden Hawkey (MTL)So G6-218095Parker, CO / Omaha Lancers (USHL)

Captain: Josh Monk

Assistant Captains: Kyle McKenzie, Jake Walman, Brian Pinho

Head Coach: Nate Leaman (SUNY Cortland '97)
Career Record (Entering 2016-2017): 244-192-58 (.553) (13 Seasons)
Record at Providence (Entering 2016-2017): 106-65-23 (.606) (5 Seasons)

Associate Head Coach: Scott Borek (Dartmouth '85)
Assistant Coach: Kris Mayotte (Union College '06)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Jim Tortorella (Maine '81)
Athletic Trainer: Steve Basiel (Washington '83)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Rick Blackadar (Bridgewater State)
Director of Hockey Operations: Theresa Feaster (Providence '14)

PROVIDENCE 2016-2017 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
1 Brendan LeahySr GReading, MA / PAL Jr. Islanders (USPHL)
2 Vincent Desharnais (EDM)So DLaval, Québec / Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL)
5 Kyle McKenzieSr DAston, PA / Dubuque (USHL)
8 Ryan TaitSo FSanta Clarita, CA / Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)
9 Brandon Duhaime (MIN)Fr FParkland, FL / Tri-City Storm (USHL)
10Scott ConwaySo FBasingstoke, England / Penticton Vees (BCHL)
Previous College: Penn State (2014-15)
11Niko RufoSr FStoneham, MA / Kimball Union (PREP)
12Erik Foley (WPG)So FMansfield, MA / Cedar Rapids Roughriders (USHL)
13Garrett GamezSo FChino Hills, CA / Tri-City Storm (USHL)
14Chase ZiekyFr FAvon, CT / Salmon Arm Silverbacks (BCHL)
15Josh WilkinsFr FRaleigh, NC / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
16Anthony Florentino (BUF)Sr DWest Roxbury, MA / South Kent Selects (PREP)
17Shane KavanaghFr FEast Providence, RI / Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)
18Jacob BrysonFr DLondon, ON / Omaha Lancers (USHL)
19Jake Walman (STL)Jr DToronto, ON / Toronto Jr. Canadiens (OJHL)
20Kasper Björkqvist (PIT)Fr FEspoo, Finland / Espoo Blues (Europe)
21Spenser YoungFr DBrentwood, NH / Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)
22Vimal SukumaranFr FMontréal, Québec / Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL)
23Truman ReedJr DAnchorage, AK / Youngstown (USHL)
24Bryan LemosSo FEast Providence, RI / Waterloo Blackhawks (USHL)
25Robbie HennesseyJr FGarnet Valley, PA / Northwood School (USHS)
26Brian Pinho (WSH)Jr FNorth Andover, MA / Indiana (USHL)
27Josh MonkSr DLangley, BC / West Kelowna (BCHL)
28Alex CromwellJr FMcKinney, TX / Fort McMurray (AJHL)
29Conor MacPheeSr FWindham, NH / Middlesex Islanders (EJHL)
30Kris CarlsonFr GCenterville, VA / Austin Bruins (NAHL)
31Hayden Hawkey (MTL)So GParker, CO / Omaha Lancers (USHL)

Captain: Josh Monk
Assistant Captains: Kyle McKenzie, Jake Walman, Brian Pinho

Head Coach: Nate Leaman (SUNY Cortland '97)
Career Record (Entering 2016-2017): 244-192-58 (.553) (13 Seasons)
Record at Providence (Entering 2016-2017): 106-65-23 (.606) (5 Seasons)

Associate Head Coach: Scott Borek (Dartmouth '85)
Assistant Coach: Kris Mayotte (Union College '06)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Jim Tortorella (Maine '81)
Athletic Trainer: Steve Basiel (Washington '83)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Rick Blackadar (Bridgewater State)
Director of Hockey Operations: Theresa Feaster (Providence '14)