1996-97 Milwaukee Admirals Roster

International Hockey League (IHL)
Team Record: 38-36 (SO: 0-8) - 84 points
in the IHL's Midwest Division
Lost in 1st Round
Coach: Phil Wittliff (38-36, 8 OTL)
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Attendance: 359,365, Avg. 8,765 in 41 home dates
1996-97 Milwaukee Admirals Statistics

The Milwaukee Admirals of the International Hockey League ended the 1996-97 season with a record of 38 wins and 36 losses, with a 0-8 showing in shootouts for 84 points in the IHL's Midwest Division.

The Admirals scored 253 goals and conceded 298. Peter Douris netted 36 goals for Milwaukee, while Tony Hrkac contributed 61 assists. Danny Lorenz earned 33 wins for the squad and a team-best 3.4 goals against average, topping goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Phil Wittliff coached the team. The 1996-97 Milwaukee Admirals lost in the in 1st Round of the playoffs.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Sylvain CouturierLApril 23, 19686'2"205LGreenfield Park, QC Canada
Larry DePalmaLOctober 27, 19656'0"195LTrenton, MI USA
Duane DerksenGJuly 7, 1968LWinnipeg, MB Canada
Peter DourisRFebruary 19, 19666'1"195RToronto, ON Canada
Brian DowneyLWJune 30, 19685'10"190LOttawa, ON Canada
Len EsauDJune 3, 19686'3"190RMeadow Lake, SK Canada
Denny FelsnerRApril 29, 19706'0"195LWarren, MI USA
Eric FentonRWJuly 17, 19696'2"190RTroy, NY USA
Shannon FinnDJanuary 25, 19726'2"194LToronto, ON Canada
Mike HarderFFebruary 8, 19736'0"180RWinnipeg, MB
Tony HrkacCJuly 7, 19665'10"190LThunder Bay, ON Canada
Jacques JoubertCMarch 23, 19716'2"209LSouth Bend, IN USA
Rick KnickleGFebruary 26, 19605'10"175LChatham, NB Canada
Jeff KungleDOctober 26, 19736'0"198Wakaw, SK Canada
Marc LabelleLDecember 20, 19696'1"215LManiwaki, QC Canada
Brad LayzellDMarch 15, 19726'3"190LBeaconsfield, QC Canada
Jamie LingCFebruary 22, 19735'11"190LHalifax, NS Canada
Danny LorenzGDecember 12, 19695'10"187LMurrayville, BC Canada
Chris LuongoDMarch 17, 19675'10"206RDetroit, MI USA
David MackeyLJuly 24, 19666'4"205LNew Westminster, BC Canada
Mike McNeillCJuly 22, 19666'1"195LWinona, MN USA
Michel MongeauCFebruary 9, 19655'9"190LNun's Island, QC Canada
Kent PaynterDApril 17, 19656'0"183LSummerside, PE Canada
Christian ProulxDDecember 10, 19736'0"185LCoaticook, QC Canada
Patrice RobitailleC/RWDecember 4, 19706'0"190RSte-Catherine, QC Canada
Ken SabourinDApril 28, 19666'3"205LScarborough, ON Canada
Steve StrunkCAugust 1, 19685'8"174RWausau, WI USA
Tom TilleyDMarch 28, 19656'0"190RTrenton, ON Canada
Mike TomlakCOctober 17, 19646'3"205LThunder Bay, ON Canada
Steve TuttleRJanuary 5, 19666'1"197RVancouver, BC Canada
Carl ValimontDMarch 1, 19666'1"198LSouthington, CT USA

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