Forwards

# Player DOB
  • #0

    Nolan LaPorte

    05/04/1994
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    Nolan LaPorte

    Date of Birth: 05/04/1994
    Hometown: Chicago, IL
    Weight: 200 lbs.
    Height: 6-0 ft.

    LaPorte, 25, joins the ‘Blades after an impressive rookie campaign with Quad City during the 2016-17 season. The 6-0, 195-pound winger posted 44 points (14g, 30a) in 65 appearances with the Mallards last season. In addition, LaPorte also appeared in one game with the American Hockey League’s Iowa Wild. 

    The Chicago, Illinois native totaled 70 career points (33g, 37a) during his four seasons at Western Michigan University from 2012-2016.  In 2012, LaPorte won a Clark Cup Championship with the USHL’s Green Bay Gamblers.

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    Justin Kea

    02/07/1994
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    Justin Kea

    Date of Birth: 02/07/1994
    Hometown: Woodville, ONT
    Weight: 220 lbs.
    Height: 6-4 ft.

    Kea (pronounced KEY-uh), 23, joins the Everblades after spending the past three seasons split between the Elmira Jackals and the American Hockey League’s (AHL) Rochester Americans. The 6-4, 220-pound center posted 16 points (9g, 7a) in 33 games with the Jackals last season. In addition, Kea logged four points (2g, 2a) in 12 AHL appearances with Rochester. From 2014-17, Kea totaled 34 points (18g, 16a) in 85 career ECHL games with Elmira, while registering seven points in 71 career AHL contests.

    The Woodville, Ontario native collected 177 points in four seasons with the Ontario Hockey League’s Saginaw Spirit from 2010-2014. Kea was selected by the Buffalo Sabres in the third round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

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    Joe Cox

    01/07/1994
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    Joe Cox

    Date of Birth: 01/07/1994
    Hometown: Chelsea, MI
    Weight: 176 lbs.
    Height: 5-11 ft.

    Cox, 23, appeared in five games with the Everblades after concluding his senior season at Michigan State University in 2016-17. The 5-11, 173-pound forward recorded 14 points (7g, 7a) in 35 games with the Spartans. Cox captained the Spartans for two seasons, totaling 69 points (27g, 42a) during his four-year collegiate career (2013-2017). The Chelsea, Michigan native also totaled 60 points in two seasons with the USHL’s Muskegon Lumberjacks 2011-2013

  • #25

    John McCarron

    04/16/1992
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    John McCarron

    Date of Birth: 04/16/1992
    Hometown: Macomb, MI
    Weight: 220 lbs.
    Height: 6-3 ft.

    McCarron, 25, returns for a second season with the Everblades where he posted 60 points (24g, 36a) in 59 games played in 2016-17. McCarron was named to the 2017 ECHL All-Star Team roster, but did not play in the game due to a January call-up to the St. John’s IceCaps of the American Hockey League (AHL). On December 3, McCarron tied a club record scoring four goals in a game against the Orlando Solar Bears. He also recorded his second hat trick of the season on March 17 at South Carolina.

    Prior to his time in Florida, the 6-3, 220-pound forward recorded 31 points (14g, 17a) and 68 penalty minutes in 51 appearances with the Wheeling Nailers (ECHL) during the 2015-16 season. McCarron helped guide the Nailers to a Kelly Cup Finals appearance that spring collecting an impressive 23 points (11g, 12a) with 42 penalty minutes in just 25 postseason games.

    The Macomb, Michigan native also made 12 appearances with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins during the 2015-16 season.

  • #27

    Matt Berry

    08/18/1992
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    Matt Berry

    Date of Birth: 08/18/1992
    Hometown: Canton, MI
    Weight: 180 lbs.
    Height: 5-10 ft.

    Berry, 25, also returns for a second season in Southwest Florida where he registered career highs in points (68), goals (24) and assists (44) in 70 appearances last season. The 5-10, 180-pound winger also logged and impressive 12 points in 11 playoff games last spring.

    During the 2015-16 season, Berry logged 37 points (16g, 21a) in 38 games played with the Utah Grizzles (ECHL). During that same season, Berry also posted four points (3g, 1a) in 15 games with the American Hockey League’s San Diego Gulls.

    The Canton, Michigan native totaled a balanced 96 points (48g, 48a) during his four-year career at Michigan State University (2011-15). Following his senior campaign with the Spartans, Berry began his pro career appearing in five games for the Norfolk Admirals (AHL) in the spring of 2015.

Defense

# Player DOB
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    Clark Seymour

    05/18/1993
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    Clark Seymour

    Date of Birth: 05/18/1993
    Hometown: Brockville, Ont
    Weight: 216 lbs.
    Height: 6-4 ft.

    Seymour, 24, joins the Everblades after recording 19 points (1g, 18a) in 52 games played with Bolzano HC (Austria) last season.   From 2014-2016, the 6-4, 216-pound blueliner registered 37 points (10g, 27a) in 92 appearances with the Wheeling Nailers (ECHL).  During that same stretch, Seymour also logged seven points (3g, 4a) in 29 games played with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).    

    Prior to his professional career, Seymour played five seasons in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) split between the Kingston Frontenacs and the Peterborough Petes (2009-20014).  The Brockville, Ontario native was a fifth-round draft selection of the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

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    Nelson Armstrong

    12/09/1993
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    Nelson Armstrong

    Date of Birth: 12/09/1993
    Hometown: Peterborough, ONT
    Weight: 200 lbs.
    Height: 6-0 ft.

    Armstrong, 23, returns to the ‘Blades where he logged four assists in 12 appearances this past spring. The 6-0, 200-pound blueliner registered 29 points (5g, 24a) during his two seasons at the University of Prince Edward Island (2014-2016). The Peterborough, Ontario native played two seasons with the Peterborough Petes of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL), posting 58 points (13g, 45a). Armstrong also played two seasons at St. Lawrence University from 2011-2013.

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    Zack Kamrass

    12/14/1990
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    Zack Kamrass

    Date of Birth: 12/14/1990
    Hometown: Atlanta, GA
    Weight: 190 lbs.
    Height: 5-11 ft.

    Kamrass, 26, returns for his second season with the Everblades after recording career highs in points (37), goals (6) and assists (31) in 58 games played with the ‘Blades last season. In addition, Kamrass logged six assists in 14 playoff appearances this past spring. 

    Prior to the joining the ‘Blades, the 5-11, 190-pound blueliner recorded 29 points (6g, 23a) in 68 games with the Idaho Steelheads (ECHL) from 2015-2016.  Kamrass also appeared in one game with the American Hockey League’s Texas Stars during the 2015-16 season.

    Prior to his professional career, the Atlanta, Georgia native totaled 64 career points (13g, 51a) during his four seasons at UMASS-Lowell from 2011-2015.

  • #47

    Logan Roe

    12/29/1991
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    Logan Roe

    Date of Birth: 12/29/1991
    Hometown: Fort Myers, FL
    Weight: 206 lbs.
    Height: 6-4 ft.

    Roe, 25, returns for his third season with the Everblades after posting a career best 18 points (3g, 15a) in 67 games last season. Roe registered 16 points (2g, 14a) with a plus-23 rating in 58 appearances during his rookie campaign with the Everblades in the 2015-16 season. During that same season, Roe went scoreless in three appearances with the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League.

    Prior to joining the Everblades, the 6-4, 206-pound blueliner recorded 25 points (1g, 24a) during his four-year collegiate career with the Golden Griffins. Roe is a product of the Junior Everblades Association’s youth hockey program.

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