New Tecumseth Civics

    Former Goalie Todykov Wraps up KHL Season

    Date:04/30/2021   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    Moscow, Russia – The New Tecumseth Civics franchise has long been at the top of the GMHL when it comes to elite goaltending talent, dating all the way back to the franchises days as the Alliston Coyotes. During the time of the Coyotes one of the stars of the league was Russian goaltender Anton Todykov, who just recently wrapped up his first complete season in the KHL.   Todykov was on...


    Civics Sign Scoring Forward AJ Ryan

    Date:12/09/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are very proud to announce the signing of talented veteran forward AJ Ryan for the 2020-2021 GMHL Season.   Ryan, from Tecumseh, Ontario joins the Civics after a very impressive junior career where he had 148 points in 178 games spread out over Junior ‘A’, Junior ‘B’ and Junior ‘C’ programs over the last 4 seasons. Ryan was set to...


    Civics Sign 4 Ahead of Season Opener

    Date:12/02/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The time of year we love is upon us and we couldn’t be more excited, this week the New Tecumseth Civics have the pleasure of kicking off their 2020-2021 GMHL season with their season and home opening game against the Tottenham Thunder.   With the season finally upon us we have the pleasure of announcing more offseason moves as the Civics are proud to announce the following 4 have been...


    Civics Re-Sign Top Goaltender Cabral

    Date:11/29/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    Contending teams are built from the net out, the Civics know that better than anyone having been home to 4 of the last 8 goalie of the year award winners and multiple All-Star goalies, to help make sure they are heading in the right direction the Civics are proud to announce the re-signing of elite level goaltender Chris Cabral for the upcoming 2020-2021 season.   In a year where he spent h...


    BC Trio added to roster ahead of Opener

    Date:11/24/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are proud to announce the signing of a trio of players from British Columbia, Thomas McManus, Ethan Matthew, and Brayden Wenlock to the roster for the fast approaching 2020-2021 GMHL Season.   The trio are all from Aldergrove, British Columbia and have been coached by Civics Head Coach Joe Cathcart in their younger days of youth hockey!    McManus, 2001 ...


    Veteran Pashentsev Returns to New Tec

    Date:08/21/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The Civics are very proud to announce the re-signing of hard working Russian Defenseman Aristarkh Pashentsev for the upcoming 2020-2021 season Pashentsev is a hard hitting blue liner who is entering his third season in the GMHL all with the New Tecumseth Civics. Last season with the Civics was a career year for Pashentsev as he found his way into a top 4 role consistently all year and added 5 ass...


    Civics Hire Cathcart as Head Coach

    Date:08/21/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics didn't have to look too far in their search for a new head coach. The Civics are pleased to announce Joseph Cathcart will be the new bench boss.   Prior to joining the Civics as Asst Coach along side Dennis Martindale in 2018, Joe, developed a long list of accolades both on and off the ice. He has been instrumental in the hockey careers of players all over We...


    Richardson Named Civics GM

    Date:08/21/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    Following the announcement yesterday of the advancement of Dennis Martindale to the QMJHL the Civics are proud to announce that Assistant GM Jordan Richardson will now be acting in the role of General Manager of the New Tecumseth Civics. Richardson had this to say, " I am truly grateful of the opportunity given to be my Nikita and Igor and the faith they have in me to continue the ...


    Coach of the Year Martindale Hired by Titan in QMJHL

    Date:08/14/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are very proud to announce that Head Coach and General Manager Dennis Martindale has been hired on by the Acadie-Bathurst Titan of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) as an Assistant Coach for the upcoming 2020-2021 season.   Martindale, who just completed his 3rd year as Head Coach of the Civics and 4th year coaching junior hockey in Canada, joined the Ci...


    Civics sign Kelly, Mainville, and Sabourin-Credger

    Date:08/07/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are proud to announce the signing of a trio of northern forwards, Matthew Mainville, Sheldon Kelly and Caleb Sabourin-Credger! Mainville and Kelly will be coming to the Civics from Fort Frances, while Sabourin-Credger will be joining from Kapuskasing.   Sabourin-Credger, born 2002 standing nearly 6 feet tall, played for the Kapuskasing Midget A Ice Hawks last year ...


    Civics Captain Nadeau Commits to Niagara University

    Date:07/21/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The Civics are proud to announce that last year’s captain Riley Nadeau has officially announced his commitment to play college hockey at Niagara University for the upcoming 2020-2021 season. Nadeau, the Espanola, Ontario native who was born in Jackson, Mississippi, authored the greatest single season in Civics history. With the first 100 point season in the team’s years, Nadeau set fr...


    Civics Unveil New Red Jerseys

    Date:07/19/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The Civics are very excited to reveal the coloured jerseys for the upcoming season!! The civics will be wearing a red jersey for the first time since 2016 and we can’t wait to show it off on the ice this season. As always the jersey will feature “Civics” with 3 stars prominently on the front of the jersey to represent the 3 communities in New Tecumseth (Alliston, Tottenham, and B...


    Pair of Civics Sign Pro in Bulgaria

    Date:07/10/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are extremely proud of recently graduated Civics Kyle Weeks and Cody Woodward who have both signed their first pro contracts with Irbis-Skate Sofia in Bulgaria!   Weeks, from Springfield Vermont, and Woodward from Lewiston Maine, were both acquired by the Civic from the Temiscaming Titans at the trade deadline this season and both asked to play big roles as top pair...


    Civics Sign Major Junior Defenseman Nikiforov

    Date:07/07/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are proud to announce they have signed defenseman Vladislav Nikiforov for the upcoming 2020-2021 season   Nikiforov, from Kazakhstan, played Major Junior last season in Russia suiting up for Snezhnye Barsy Astana in the MHL. Nikiforov played in 24 games of the top level junior hockey and was able to register an assist while providing excellent d zone coverage. Nikif...


    Veteran Defenseman Gunner signs with New Tec

    Date:06/29/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are proud to announce they have signed veteran defenseman Yoshtin Gunner to the roster for the upcoming 2020-2021 season   Gunner, from Mistissini, Quebec, joins the Civics for his final season of junior hockey after a strong 4 year junior career including 3 years in the GMHL with the Sturgeon Falls Lumberjacks, Toronto Predators and the Wiarton Schooners, Gunner ha...


    Civics Sign 5th round draft pick Toto

    Date:06/12/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are proud to announce they have signed forward Sincere Toto for the upcoming 2020-2021 season.   Toto, from Fort Qu’Appelle, Saskatchewan was a 5th round draft pick of the Civics (108th overall) in this summer’s 2020 GMHL Entry draft.  Toto has spent the last two seasons playing junior ‘B’ Hockey with Fort Knox of the PJHL (Prairie Junio...


    Civics Re-Sign Fan Favorite Boyce

    Date:05/18/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The Civics are proud to announce the re-signing of veteran forward Tyler Boyce for the upcoming 2020-2021 season!   Last season Boyce, from St. Peters, Nova Scotia was a fan favorite in New Tecumseth and had a career year in his first season with the Civics. He had 4 Goals and 6 Assists for 10 points and added 29 PIMs as a high energy forward who skated hard every shift.   The season...


    All-Star Defenseman Kornilov Re-Signs with Civics

    Date:04/30/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are very proud to announce they have resigned defenseman and assistant captain Mikhail Kornilov to the team for the upcoming 2020-2021 season.   Kornilov, the 6’1” St Petersburg native, was a workhorse on a talented blue line for the Civics last season but as he has shown for four seasons now he was able to not only keep up but lead by example for his ol...


    Senra returns to Civics as Assistant Coach

    Date:04/28/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The Civics are proud to announce that former New Tecumseth captain Matt Senra has been signed to the coaching staff as an assistant coach for the upcoming 2020-2021.   Senra the two time GMHL All-Star will be joining the staff following a career year to finish off his junior hockey career. In 37 games split between the Civics and (following a deadline trade) the Bradford Bulls Senra had 22 ...


    Civics Re-Sign Knapp as Assistant Captain

    Date:04/24/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are proud to announce they have re-signed forward Lane Knapp who will serve as an Assistant Captain for the upcoming 2020-2021 season Last season Knapp was a very important player on the Civics roster being asked to play a large part of the Civics special teams especially on the penalty kill.  He had a very balanced offensive year scoring 5 goals and 5 assists for 10...


    Civics Re-Sign Scoring forward Verbetskii

    Date:04/17/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The Civics continue to announce player re-signings for the upcoming season and are proud to announce that talented scoring forward Savva Verbetskii has resigned with the team for the upcoming 2020-2021 season in New Tecumseth.   Verbetskii returns to the Civics following a strong rookie season where he turned heads in the GMHL in which he was 2nd in rookie scoring on the Civics, only 2nd to...


    Tupper Returns to Captain Civics in Final Season

    Date:04/09/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The Civics are very proud to announce the first player signing for the upcoming 2020-2021 season as Marshel Tupper has re-signed and will serve as the Civics Captain in the upcoming season. Tupper, who played in his 100th career game with the Civics is coming off a season that solidified his status as one of the best defensive forwards in the game (He recently won his 3rd straight Best Defensive ...


    Civics Re-Sign All-Star GM Richardson

    Date:04/05/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are proud to announce that they have re-signed Assistant General Manager Jordan Richardson to return with the same role for the upcoming 2020-2021 season.   Richardson will be returning to the Civics and working closely once again with GM/Head Coach Dennis Martindale and President/Owner Nikita Vasilyev.   Richardson’s second year in management saw the C...


    Civics Re-Sign Coach of the Year Martindale

    Date:03/29/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are proud they have re-signed 2019-2020 GMHL Coach of the Year Dennis Martindale to return as Head Coach and General Manager for the upcoming 2020-2021 season. Martindale, who is entering his fourth season as Head Coach of the Civics and fifth year coaching junior hockey in Canada, joined the Civics in 2017 following a lengthy professional career where he played 14 years ...


    Civics Michelizzi Commits to University of Toldeo

    Date:03/29/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The Civics would like to congratulate Vince Michelizzi on his commitment to play hockey at the University of Toledo (ACHA Division 1)!  Vince joined the Civics part way through last season hoping to increase interest from schools and professional clubs and was a strong veteran presence heading into the playoffs. He was named the Civics goalie of the year at the team awards!   Micheliz...


    Civics Team Award Winners: 2019-2020

    Date:02/27/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The New Tecumseth Civics are proud of every player on the roster as they finished the regular season 25-15-2, despite a loss to the Bradford Rattlers in the first round of the playoffs the season was a success in terms of player development and the team learning what it takes to win. The Civics team awards were handed out Tuesday Afternoon and the following individuals were recognized for their c...


    Civics win historic 5 GMHL Awards

    Date:02/21/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    The Greater Metro Junior ‘A’ Hockey League has announced its awards winners for the 2019-2020 season and the New Tecumseth Civics will be bringing home plenty of hardware. For only the second time in league history one team is responsible for 5 of the 9 voted upon award winners, the only other team to do this was the 2009-2010 South Muskoka Shield. Civics Forward Riley Nadeau has bee...


    Civics Week in Review and Playoff Preview

    Date:02/20/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    Record for the Week: 0-1-0 Record for the Season (As of Feb 5th, 2020): 25-15-2 (5th in North Division) Streak: Lost 3 Player of the Week: D Cody Woodward, 1 GP, 2 Points (2G) Rookie of the Week: F Ethan Salter, 1 GP, 1 Point (1G) Goalie of the Week: G Chris Cabral, 1 Goal Allowed in 30 minutes Games this past week: New Tecumseth Civics @ Knights of Meaford 2.13.20- Knights 6, Civics 3 ...


    Civics Week in Review: February 6th to 12th

    Date:02/13/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    Record for the Week: 0-1-0 Record for the Season (As of Feb 5th, 2020): 25-14-2 (5th in North Division) Streak: Lost 2 Player of the Week: F Alex Egan, 1GP, 1 Point (1G) Rookie of the Week: F Savva Verbetskii, 1 GP, 1 Point (1G) Goalie of the Week: G Chris Cabral, 10 Saves on 10 Shots in relief Games this past week: Bradford Bulls @ New Tecumseth Civics 2.6.20- Bulls 5, Civics 2, The B...


    Civics Week in Review: January 30th to February 5th

    Date:02/06/2020   Source:New Tecumseth Civics  

    Record for the Week: 2-1-0 Record for the Season (As of Feb 5th, 2020): 24-12-2 (4th in North Division) Streak: Lost 1 Player of the Week: D Mikhail Kornilov, 3 GP, 4 Points (3G, 3A), 1 GWG Rookie of the Week: G Yaroslav Leontev, 1 GP, 1 W, 2.25 GAA, .930 SV% Goalie of the Week: G Yaroslav Leontev, 1 GP, 1 W, 2.25 GAA, .930 SV% Games this past week: Bradford Rattlers @ New Tecumseth Civic...