- Brooklyn Aviators
Brooklyn Aviators City Brooklyn, New York League Federal Hockey League Founded 2009 Home arena Aviator Sports and Events Center Colors
Black, red, silver
Franchise history 2009-2010 New York Aviators (NEPHL) 2010-2011 New York Aviators 2011-present Brooklyn Aviators Championships Regular season titles 2 (2009-10 NEPHL, 2010-11 FHL)
The Brooklyn Aviators are a single-A professional ice hockey team based in Brooklyn, New York. The Team is a member of the Federal Hockey League and affiliated with the ECHL's Wheeling Nailers. The franchise was founded in 2009 and began play in the former North East Professional Hockey League. After the completion of the 2009-10 NEPHL season, the Aviators moved to the newly formed Federal Hockey League. The Aviators recorded a 21-game winning streak during the first season in the FHL and finished first place in the 2010-11 FHL regular season before advancing on to the Championship Series where they lost in game four to the Akwesasne Warriors of Ontario. The Aviators play their home games at the Aviator Sports and Events Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.
Current A's Staff Members:
- President and Head Coach: Rob Miller
- Team Executive/Broadcasting: Carmine Vetrano
- Pro Scout: Dave Smith
- Team Executive: Jun Okada
- Team Executive: Matthew Kemp
North East Professional Hockey League
Season GP W L OTL PTS GF GA Finish 2009-10 30 30 0 0 60 264 59 1st
Federal Hockey League
Season GP W L OTL PTS GF GA Finish Regular Season 2010-11 47 32 13 2 66 186 132 1st
Forwards # Player Pos. Shoots Height Weight Place of Birth Matt Amado RW L 5' 11" 196 lbs. Langley, British Columbia, Canada Jason Deluca C L 5' 9" 179 lbs. East Moriches, New York, USA Jesse Felten C R 5' 8" 161 lbs. Cashton, Wisconsin, USA Chris Ferazzoli RW L 5' 7" 161 lbs. Floral Park, New York, USA John Goffredo C L 5' 7" 185 lbs. Washingtonville, New York, USA Joseph Harcharik C R 6' 0" 183 lbs. Des Moines, Iowa, USA William Hunt C David Inman LW R 6' 0" 209 lbs. San Diego, California, USA Anthony Longo C L 5' 9" 194 lbs. Staten Island, New York, USA Casey Mignone RW R 6' 0" 185 lbs. Ramsey, New Jersey, USA Stephen Obelnicki RW R 6' 0" 198 lbs. Fisher Branch, Manitoba, Canada Josh Ormsby LW Andrew Scampoli RW L 5' 10" 201 lbs. Islip, New York, USA Berkley Scott LW R 6' 3" 201 lbs. Anoka, Minnesota, USA Stuart Stefan C L 5' 11" 174 lbs. Delhi, Ontario, Canada Defensemen # Player Pos. Shoots Height Weight Place of Birth Corey Courchene D L 6' 1" 203 lbs. Fort Alexander, Manitoba, Canada Chris De Bruyn D R 5' 10" 185 lbs. Calgary, Alberta, Canada Greg Eskedjian D R 6' 0" 185 lbs. Barrie, Ontario, Canada Nicholas Kuqali D R 6' 2" 205 lbs. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA Jarrett Rush D L 6' 5" 216 lbs. Pennington, New Jersey, USA Nik Temple D 5' 11" 185 lbs. Cobourg, Ontario, Canada K.C. Timmons D L 6' 3" 229 lbs. Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Goaltenders # Player Pos. Catches Height Weight Place of Birth Peter Dundovich G L 6' 1" 198 lbs. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Eddie Neville G L 5' 10" 170 lbs. Kresgeville, Pennsylvania, USA Ryan Scott G L 5' 10" 194 lbs. Williamsville, New York, USA
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Federal Hockey League Teams ArenasA`nowara`ko:wa Arena (Akwesasne) • Aviator Sports and Recreation (Brooklyn) • Bonnie Castle Recreation Center (Thousand Islands) • Capital One Bank Ice Vault Arena (New Jersey) • Danbury Ice Arena (Danbury) • David S. Palmer Arena (Danville) • Green Mountain Arena (Vermont) • Hyannis Youth and Community Center (Cape Cod) Seasons2010–11 • 2011–12 Other professional hockey leagues Sport teams based in the New York metropolitan area Baseball
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