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2000-2001

HOME | 2000-2001

Ames | Des Moines Capitals | Des Moines Oak Leafs | Dubuque | Kansas City
Lincoln | Mason City | Omaha Gladiators | Omaha Jr. Lancers | Quad City | Sioux City | Waterloo

Season Notes
St. Joseph Griffons exit the League.
Quad City Presidents joins the League playing in the East Division.
Des Moines Oak Leafs move from the East to the West Division.
The League celebrates its 25th anniversary.


VARSITY REGULAR-SEASON CHAMPION

Omaha Jr. Lancers (25W-3L-0T-1OTL)

VARSITY TOURNAMENT CHAMPION
March 9-11, 2001 - North Iowa Ice Arena - Mason City, Iowa
Championship Game: Omaha Jr. Lancers (Des Moines Capitals)

VARSITY TOURNAMENT MOST VALUABLE PLAYER
Marc Rood - Omaha Jr. Lancers

VARSITY COACH-OF-THE YEAR
?

VARSITY SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD
Dubuque Devils

Varsity Regular-Season Standings - FINAL
East Division
Team GP W L T OTL Pct Pts GF GA Pn PM
E1-Des Moines Capitals 28 20 5 1 2 .732 43 108 60 207 578
E2-Mason City 28 21 7 0 0 .750 42 103 54 148 356
E3-Waterloo 28 13 12 2 1 .500 29 88 86 135 386
E4-Dubuque 28 10 14 0 4 .357 24 78 101 131 337
Ames 28 7 20 1 0 .268 15 48 95 154 389
Quad City 28 4 24 0 0 .143 8 46 145 180 508
West Division
Team GP W L T OTL Pct Pts GF GA Pn PM
W1-Omaha Jr. Lancers 28 25 2 0 1 .893 51 121 32 230 612
W2-Des Moines Oak Leafs 28 17 10 1 0 .625 35 85 173 429 407
W3-Sioux City 28 16 10 1 1 .589 34 92 59 222 644
W4-Kansas City Jr. Blades 28 14 10 3 1 .554 32 74 74 187 468
Lincoln 28 12 12 1 3 .446 28 87 88 174 492
Omaha Gladiators 28 4 18 0 6 .143 14 40 92 152 407
 
Varsity Top-Ten Scorers
RK Player, Team GP G A Pts SH PP Pn PM DQ
1 Ben Deck, Sioux City 26 22 26 48 2 7 15 49 1
T2 Brad Ramsey, DM Capitals 28 20 27 47 1 4 7 30 0
T2 Ryan Shaw, Waterloo 28 21 26 47 1 3 18 52 0
4 Nick Fittje, Lincoln 27 24 20 44 1 8 7 33 1
5 Tim Roth, Dubuque 26 23 20 43 3 5 9 18 0
T6 Justin Claydon, Lincoln 23 16 20 36 0 0 20 48 0
T6 Matt Hallberg, Om Jr. Lancers 25 14 22 36 1 3 11 52 2
8 Andy Davis, Om Jr. Lancers 27 16 18 34 0 2 7 22 0
T9 Nate Gaherty, Dubuque 28 15 18 33 0 2 13 26 0
T9 Matt Paulsen, Mason City 28 10 23 33 0 1 23 54 0
 
Varsity Silver Glove Goaltenders
RK Player, Team GP W-L-T SOG Svs GA SH PP SO Pct
1 Marc Rood, Om Jr. Lancers 15 11-2-0 228 216 12 0 5 3.33 0.947
2 Ben Morris, Om Jr. Lancers 15 11-1-0 233 216 17 0 6 3.67 0.927
3 Ryan Dohrmann, Sioux City 14 7-5-1 355 327 28 0 11 1 0.921


VARSITY ALL-STATE

- First Team -

- Forwards -
Brad Ramsey, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Ben Deck, Sr. - Sioux City
Ryan Shaw, Sr. - Waterloo

- Defense -
Charlie Urbanek, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Matt Quante, Sr. - Kansas City

- Goaltender -
Curtis Nosal, Jr. - Omaha Gladiators

- Second Team -

- Forwards -
Nick Fittje, Sr. - Lincoln
Matt Paulson, Sr. - Mason City
Matt Hallberg, Jr. - Omaha Jr. Lancers

- Defense -
Jake Sorenson, Sr. - Mason City
Andy Kutz, Jr. - Waterloo

- Goaltender -
Ben Bolden, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals

- Third Team -

- Forwards -
Tim Roth, Jr. - Dubuque
Mike Todd, Sr. - Lincoln
Andy Davis - Omaha Jr. Lancers

- Defense -
Scott Mendick, Jr. - Omaha Jr. Lancers
Brian Swanson, Sr. - Sioux City

- Goaltender -
Stephen Renneau, Jr. - Kansas City

VARSITY ALL-STAR GAME
Saturday, March 3, 2001 - Dubuque Five Flags Center - Dubuque, Iowa
EAST 4, WEST 8

- East First-Team All-Stars -

- Forwards -
Matt Beals, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Brad Ramsey, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Tim Roth, Jr. - Dubuque
Ryan Shaw, Sr. - Waterloo

- Defense -
Charlie Urbanek, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Jake Sorenson, Sr. - Mason City
Andy Kutz, Sr. - Waterloo

- Goaltender -
Ben Boulden, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals

- East All-Stars -

- Forwards -
Matt Swaim, Sr. - Ames
Nate Gaherty, Sr. - Dubuque
Joe Anderegg, Sr. - Mason City
Andree Larivee, Sr. - Mason City
Matt Paulsen, Sr. - Mason City
Mike Griffith, Sr. - Quad City
Jared Boller, Sr. - Waterloo
Josh Dicken, Sr. - Waterloo

- Defense -
A.J. Horrigan, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Mike Rasmussen, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Tut Fuller, Sr. - Dubuque

- Goaltender -
Jason Huls, Sr. - Ames

Coach: Scott Krueger - Des Moines Capitals

- West First-Team All-Stars -

- Forwards -
Matt Hallberg, Jr. - Omaha Jr. Lancers
Eric Johnston, Sr. - Omaha Jr. Lancers
Ben Deck, Sr. - Sioux City

- Defense -
Matt Quante, Sr. - Kansas City
Brian Swanson, Sr. - Sioux City

- Goaltender -
Curtis Nosal, Jr. - Omaha Gladiators

- West All-Stars -

- Forwards -
Nick Spring, Jr. - Des Moines Oak Leafs
Kyle Meier, Sr. - Kansas City
James Moore, Sr. - Kansas City
Nick Fittje, Sr. - Lincoln
Mike Todd, Sr. - Lincoln
Andy Hutchison, Sr. - Omaha Gladiators
Andy Davis, Sr. - Omaha Jr. Lancers
Rick Shimonek, Sr. - Omaha Jr. Lancers
Ricky Nearman, Sr. - Sioux City

- Defense -
Dylan Kytola, Sr. - Des Moines Oak Leafs
Dane Todd, Jr. - Lincoln
Pat Nielsen, Jr. - Omaha Gladiators
Brandon Lake, Sr. - Sioux City

- Goaltender -
Stephen Reneau, Jr. - Kansas City

Coach: Jeff Gray - Sioux City

TEAM TRI-STATE: CHICAGO SHOWCASE

Team Tri-State competes in the Chicago Showcase, April 18-21, at Seven Bridges Ice Arena in Woodridge, Illinois. Competing in the ?-pool, the team finishes with a 2W-1L-1T record.


Wednesday, April 18: Team Tri-State 3, Team California 3, Tie
Thursday, April 19: Team Tri-State 7, Team South 0
Friday, April 20: Team Tri-State 1, Team Indiana 4
Saturday, April 21: Team Tri-State 8, Team New York Selects 2

- Team Tri-State Roster & Staff -

- Forwards -
Matt Beals, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Brad Ramsey, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Nick Spring, Jr. - Des Moines Oak Leafs
Nate Gaherty, Sr. - Dubuque
Tim Roth, Jr. - Dubuque
Nick Fittje, Sr. - Lincoln
Mike Todd, Sr. - Lincoln
Matt Paulsen, Sr. - Mason City
Andrew Blaszak, Jr. - Omaha Jr. Lancers
Ben Deck, Sr. - Sioux City
Josh Dicken, Sr. - Waterloo
Ryan Shaw, Sr.- Waterloo

- Defense -
Charles Urbanek, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Ryan Johnson, Sr. - Dubuque
Matt Quante, Sr. - Kansas City
Dane Todd, Jr. - Lincoln
Brian Swanson, Sr. - Sioux City
Andy Kutz, Sr. - Waterloo

- Goaltenders -
Ben Boulden, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Curtis Nosal, Jr. - Omaha Gladiators

Head Coach: Scott Krueger - Des Moines Capitals
Assistant Coach: Jeffery Baker - Des Moines Capitals
Manager: Tom Shaffer - Omaha

 

JUNIOR VARSITY REGULAR-SEASON CHAMPION
Omaha Jr. Lancers (19W-4L-5T)

JUNIOR VARSITY TOURNAMENT CHAMPION
March 2-4, 2001 - Five Flays Center - Dubuque, Iowa
Championship Game: Des Moines Capitals (Mason City Mohawks)

JUNIOR VARSITY SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD
Waterloo Warriors

Jr. Varsity Tournament Results - March 2-4, 2001 - Five Flags Center - Dubuque, Iowa
Quarterfinal Games E1 Mason City over W4 Lincoln
E2 Des Moines Capitals over W3 Kansas City
E3 Quad City over W2 Des Moines Oak Leafs
E4 Dubuque over W1 Omaha Jr. Lancers, OT
Consolation Semifinal Games Des Moines Oak Leafs over Lincoln
Kansas City over Dubuque
Championship Semifinal Games Mason City 5, Quad City 0
Des Moines Capitals 2, Omaha Jr. Lancers 1
Seventh-Place Game Lincoln over Dubuque
Fifth-Place Game Des Moines Oak Leafs over Kansas City
Third-Place Game Omaha Jr. Lancers over Quad City
Championship Game Des Moines Capitals over Mason City


Junior Varsity Regular-Season Standings - FINAL
EAST DIVISION
Team GP W L T Pct Pts GF GA Pn PM
E1-Mason City 28 18 6 4 0.714 40 107 52 100 246
E2-Des Moines Capitals 28 15 7 6 0.643 36 76 54 191 490
E3-Quad City 28 9 10 9 0.482 27 64 63 124 310
E4-Dubuque 28 9 13 6 0.429 24 69 86 134 347
Ames 28 8 13 7 0.411 23 50 65 105 293
Waterloo 28 6 16 6 0.321 18 56 95 89 221
WEST DIVISION
Team GP W L T Pct Pts GF GA Pn PM
W1-Omaha Jr. Lancers 28 19 4 5 0.768 43 96 41 220 551
W2-Des Moines Oak Leafs 28 18 4 6 0.750 42 95 51 213 531
W3-Kansas City Jr. Blades 28 10 13 5 0.446 25 45 63 151 394
W4-Lincoln 28 8 12 8 0.429 24 68 94 168 409
Omaha Gladiators 28 6 17 5 0.304 17 55 80 173 378
Sioux City 28 6 17 5 0.304 17 53 90 182 460
 
Junior Varsity Top-Ten Scorers
RK Player, Team GP G A Pts SH PP Pn PM DQ
1 Kyle Abben, Mason City 28 23 19 42 0 5 5 10 0
2 Kyle Schneiderwind, Omaha Jr. Lancers 28 16 18 34 2 3 6 12 0
3 Cole Despenas, Mason City 24 17 16 33 0 4 9 18 0
4 Bill Bade, Omaha Jr. Lancers 28 11 20 31 2 1 6 20 0
5 Chris Steuck, Dubuque 28 15 15 30 1 4 9 18 0
6 Shawn Sweeney, Dubuque 22 17 11 28 2 2 15 52 2
7 Kyle Sheldon, Omaha Jr. Lancers 28 12 15 27 0 4 1 2 0
T8 Eric Coburn, Mason City 28 12 14 26 0 2 3 6 0
T8 John Benson, DM Oak Leafs 25 17 9 26 3 2 16 32 0
T8 Sam Schweigert, Sioux City 26 10 16 26 0 4 18 44 0
 
Junior Varsity Silver Glove Goaltenders
RK Player, Team GP W-L-T SOG Svs GA SH PP SO Pct
1 Brent Pitts, Kansas City 13 7-3-2 289 271 18 0 0 2 0.938
2 Brandon Cutaia, Om Jr. Lancers 15 10-2-2 226 211 15 1 4 5.5 0.934
3 Travis Smith, DM Oak Leafs 13 10-1-2 222 201 21 0 6 1 0.905


IOWA HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY LEAGUE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
President Pro Tem: Tom Shaffer - Omaha
Secretary: Micki Frost - Omaha
Treasurer: Wayne Kettwick - DeWitt
Vice President-Chicago Showcase: Tom Shaffer - Omaha
Vice President-Scheduler: Mike Shaw - Waterloo
Vice President-All-Star Selection: Ken Gaber - Dubuque

Commissioner: Greg Cigrand - Dubuque
Referee-in-Chief: Keith Hendrickson - Omaha
Statistician: Doug Newhoff - Waterloo