1976-77 San Diego Mariners Roster

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 40-37-4 - 84 points
Finishing 3rd in the WHA's WHA West Division
Postseason: 3-4
Lost AVCO Cup quarter-finals
Division Semi-Finals - Lost to Winnipeg Jets 4-3
Coach: Ron Ingram (40-37-4)
Location: San Diego, California
1976-77 San Diego Mariners Statistics
1976-77 San Diego Mariners Results

The San Diego Mariners of the World Hockey Association ended the 1976-77 season with a record of 40 wins and 37 losses and 4 ties for 84 points, finishing third in the WHA's WHA West Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-4.

The Mariners scored 284 goals and surrendered 283. Norm Ferguson netted 39 goals for San Diego, while Andre Lacroix, Joe Noris and Kevin Devine each tallied 30 or more, too. Andre Lacroix contributed 82 assists. Ernie Wakely topped the squad with 22 wins, plus Ken Lockett added 15 or more wins, too. Ernie Wakely recorded a 3.09 goals against average, pacing goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Ron Ingram coached the team. The 1976-77 San Diego Mariners lost in the AVCO Cup quarter-finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Ray AdduonoC5'9"160LFort William, ON Canada
Gregg BoddyD6'2"200LPonoka, AB Canada
Don BurgessL6'0"170LPort Edward, ON Canada
Tony CassolatoR5'11"180RGuelph, ON Canada
Norm CournoyerC5'10"170LDrummondville, QC Canada
Kevin DevineL5'8"165LToronto, ON Canada
Bob DobekC6'0"180LDetroit, MI USA
Bob FalkenbergD6'0"185LStettler, AB Canada
Norm FergusonR5'9"165RSydney, NS Canada
John FrenchC/L5'11"165LOrillia, ON Canada
Larry HornungD6'0"190LGravelbourg, SK Canada
Brent HughesD6'0"205LBowmanville, ON Canada
Andre LacroixC5'8"175LLauzon, QC Canada
Randy LeggeD5'11"184RNewmarket, ON Canada
Ken LockettG6'0"160LGuelph, ON Canada
Peter McNameeD5'11"195L, Jamaica
Kevin MorrisonD6'0"202LSydney, NS Canada
Joe NorisC6'0"185RDenver, CO USA
Tim O'ConnellR5'11"170RChicago, IL USA
Gerry PinderR5'8"165RSaskatoon, SK Canada
Brad RhinessC5'9"170LHuntsville, ON Canada
Wayne RiversR5'9"177RHamilton, ON Canada
Dick SentesL6'0"185LRegina, SK Canada
Paul ShmyrD5'11"170LCudworth, SK Canada
Gary VeneruzzoL5'8"165LFort William, ON Canada
Ernie WakelyG5'11"160LFlin Flon, MB Canada
Bob WinogradD5'11"185LWinnipeg, MB Canada