1965-66 Des Moines Oak Leafs Roster

International Hockey League (IHL)
Team Record: 29-40-1 - 59 points
in the IHL
Coach: Hillary Menard (29-40-1)
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
1965-66 Des Moines Oak Leafs Statistics

The Des Moines Oak Leafs of the International Hockey League ended the 1965-66 season with a record of 29 wins and 40 losses and 1 ties for 59 points in the IHL.

The Oak Leafs scored 263 goals and gave up 319. Pat Ginnell netted 43 goals for Des Moines, while Barry Jakeman and Laurie Langrell tallied 30 or more, too. John Annable contributed 45 assists. Hillary Menard coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
John AnnableWSeptember 5, 19376'2"195Montreal, QUE Canada
John BaileyWDecember 1, 19295'7"165LKenora, ONT Canada
Yves CaouetteFJune 12, 19405'10"171RVal d'Or, QUE Canada
Claude CharronLAugust 15, 19405'8"175LOttawa, ONT Canada
Joe ConnorsRApril 28, 19335'11"195RReserve Mines, NS Canada
Ken CoombesLFebruary 20, 19365'8"175LPrince Albert, SASK Canada
Floyd CrawfordDNovember 28, 1928Belleville, ONT Canada
Carl ForsterDecember 13, 1936Flin Flon, MAN Canada
Pat GinnellRWMarch 3, 19376'0"181LDauphin, MB Canada
Gary GresdalLJanuary 15, 19476'0"195LKingston, ON Canada
Barry JakemanGJanuary 2, 19415'10"165LToronto, ONT Canada
Paul JohnsonLWMay 18, 19375'11"181LWest St. Paul, MN USA
Joe KissRJanuary 24, 19395'11"170RMontreal, QUE Canada
Laurie LangrellRFebruary 11, 19395'11"165RWinnipeg, MAN Canada
John LumleyFMarch 12, 19325'10"182ROwen Sound, ONT Canada
Melvin MelanchukDMarch 3, 19376'0"185LOakburn, MAN
Hillary MenardLJanuary 15, 19345'8"165LTimmins, ON Canada
Barry MerrellCMay 16, 19456'1"178RDauphin, MB Canada
Ray MikulanGMay 27, 19345'11"165LWinnipeg, MAN
Gary MorkRApril 1, 19405'10"170LFort William, ON
Reg PlaneRMay 29, 19405'8"160RMadoc, ONT Canada
Ivan PredigerGJanuary 31, 19416'0"170Neilburg, SASK Canada
Gary SimmonsGJuly 19, 19446'2"200LCharlottetown, PE Canada
Danny SummersGMarch 25, 19245'6"160Winnipeg, MAN Canada



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