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Tri-City Americans Announce Main Camp Roster for 2014-15 Season

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KENNEWICK, WA – Tri-City Americans’ Governor & General Manager Bob Tory has released the team’s roster for the upcoming main camp.  This year’s main camp will feature 19 returning players from last season’s team.

This year’s main camp will feature a team-record 15 players from the United States, one more than last year’s record of 14, with four from California, three from Colorado, Washington and Arizona, and one each from Alaska and Texas.  The Americans’ main camp roster also features four overage players (’94-born players), including Justin Hamonic, Lucas Nickles, Jackson Playfair and Steven Hodges. The club’s roster must be paired down to three overage players by the WHL-mandated Overage Deadline of Wednesday, October 15.

2014-15 Main Camp Roster
Player, DOB, Height, Weight, Hometown, 14-15 Club

Goaltenders (3)
Eric Comrie, July 6-95, 6'1 170, Newport Coast, CA, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Nicholas Sanders, Apr. 24-98, 6’1 193, Calgary, AB, Calgary Rangers Minor Midget
Evan Sarthou, Sept. 24-97, 6’1 170, Black Diamond, WA, TRI-CITY AMERICANS

Defense (12)
Jake Calverley, Sept. 19-96, 6’1 180, Nanaimo, B.C., Nanaimo Buccaneers Jr. B
Brandon Carlo, Nov. 26-96, 6’4 196, Colorado Springs, CO, TRI-CITY THUNDERBIRDS
Dylan Coghlan, Feb. 19-98, 6’2 175, Nanaimo, B.C., N. Island Silvertips AAA Midget
Jordan Davies, Nov. 23-96, Sherwood Park, AB, Whitecourt Jr. A
Mark Drohan, Apr. 30-98, 6’2 165, Calgary, AB, Calgary Buffaloes AAA Midget
Tyler Fraser, July 17-97, 6’1 190, Surrey, B.C., Kerry Park Jr. B
Justin Hamonic, Feb. 14-94, 6'4 215, Winnipeg, MB, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Riley Hillis, Apr. 8-96, 6’0 200, Arvada, CO, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Brendan O’Reilly, May 15-97, 6’3 190, Southlake, TX, Dallas Stars U-16
Kurtis Rutledge, June 2-97, 6’2 195, Calgary, AB, Calgary Flames AAA Midget
Josh Thrower, Mar. 17-96, 6’1 210, N. Vancouver, B.C., TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Parker Wotherspoon, Aug. 24-97, 6’0 170, Surrey, B.C., TRI-CITY AMERICANS

Forwards (30)
Zack Andrusiak, July 10-98, 5’11 180, Armstrong, B.C., POE Prep
Parker AuCoin, July 30-98, 6’0 195, St. Albert, AB, St. Albert Raiders AAA Midget
Parker Bowles, Jan. 25-95, 6’0 165, Calgary, AB, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Ty Comrie, Aug. 8-97, 5’11 155, Newport Coast, CA, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Mendell Dubuisson, May 20-97, 6’2 195, Glendale, AZ, Wilkes-Barre Scranton U-18
Morgan Geekie, July 20-98, 6’1 160, Strathclair, MB, Yellowhead Chiefs AAA Midget
Justin Gutierrez, Dec. 22-95, 6’4 200, Anchorage, AK, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Steven Hodges, May 5-94, 6’0 190, Delta, B.C., VICTORIA ROYALS
Maxwell James, Apr. 13-97, 6’3 200, Kamloops, B.C., Kamloops Storm Jr. B
Semyon Krasheninnikov, Jan. 3-97, 6’2 175, Ufa, Russia, Moscow CSKA MHL
Jacob Loman, Aug. 15-97, 6’0 180, Richland, WA, Compete Prep
Vladislav Lukin, Jan. 24-97, 6’3 185, Ufa, Russia, Salavet Yulayev-97 U-17
Justin Marreck, Apr. 11-96, 6’3 200, Kelowna, B.C., TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Devon McAndrews, July 21-95, 6’4 210, Edmonton, AB, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Beau McCue, Jan. 3-95, 6’1 200, Colorado Springs, CO, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Jake Mykitiuk, Nov. 21-95, 5’7 160, Edmonton, AB, Spruce Grove Saints Jr. A
Lucas Nickles, Aug. 15-94, 6’0 180, Salmon Arm, B.C., TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Kyle Olson, Mar. 22-99, 5’8 135, Calgary, AB, Calgary Bisons Bantam AAA
Austyn Playfair, July 30-97, 6’5 205, Scottsdale, AZ, Phoenix Coyotes U-16
Jackson Playfair, June 8-94, 6’1 215, Scottsdale, AZ, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Braden Purtill, Apr. 27-97, 6’0 190, Winnipeg, MB, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Michael Rasmussen, Apr. 17-99, 6’2 180, Surrey, B.C., OHA Bantam Prep
Chase Reddin, Nov. 20-95, 5’10 180, Corona del Mar, CA, Castlegar Jr. B
Jordan Roy, Sept. 9-98, 6’2 180, Kimberley, B.C., Lethbridge AAA Midget
Rodney Southam, Aug. 9-96, 5’11 185, Saskatoon, SK, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Jordan Topping, July 20-97, 6’1 200, Salt Spring Island, B.C., Cowichan Valley Jr. A
Taylor Vickerman, Apr. 12-96, 6’1 205, Richland, WA, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Nick White, Oct. 18-96, 6’1 185, Lake Cowichan, B.C., Nanaimo Buccaneers Jr. B
Brian Williams, Jan. 10-95, 5’8 170, Claremont, CA, TRI-CITY AMERICANS
Nolan Yaremko, May 17-98, 6’1 195, Spirit River, AB, Grand Prairie AAA Midget

Here's a look at the Americans' main camp schedule.  All scrimmages are open to the public and free to attend.

2014-15 Main Camp Schedule
At Toyota Center

Friday, August 22
1:00 p.m. – Fitness Testing (Team White)
3:00 p.m. – Fitness Testing (Team Blue)

Saturday, August 23
9:00 a.m. – Badger Mountain Hike
1:00 p.m. – Power Skating Session (Team White Forwards)
2:30 p.m. – Power Skating Session (Team Blue Forwards)

Sunday, August 24
9:00 a.m. – Fitness Testing (Kamiakin High School)
1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. – Goaltenders Session
2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. – Power Skating Forwards
3:00 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. – Power Skating Defense

Monday, August 25
9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. – Practice (Team White)
10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. – Practice (Team Blue)
12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. – Goaltenders Session
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. – Scrimmage (Blue vs. White)

Tuesday, August 26
9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. – Practice (Team Blue)
10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. – Practice (Team White)
12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. – Goaltenders
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. – Scrimmage (Blue vs. White)

Wednesday, August 27
9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. – Practice (Team White)
10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. – Practice (Team Blue)
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. – Scrimmage (Blue vs. White)

Thursday, August 28
10:00 a.m. - Practice
6:00 p.m. - Depart for Everett

Friday, August 29
2014-15 Everett Silvertips Pre-Season Tournament at Comcast Arena
11:30 a.m. – Tri-City Americans vs. Seattle Thunderbirds

Saturday, August 30
2014-15 Everett Silvertips Pre-Season Tournament at Comcast Arena
11:30 a.m. – Tri-City Americans vs. Portland Winterhawks

Sunday, August 31
2014-15 Everett Silvertips Pre-Season Tournament at Comcast Arena
11:30 a.m. – Tri-City Americans vs. Victoria Royals

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