Check out this week's Evansville IceMen Player of the Week, Jake Obermeyer!

14 OBERMEYER, JAKE

DEFENSE -  6-2 -  186 -  1/9/85

26 -  YR. 3

SHOOTS: RIGHT BIRTHPLACE: CHANHASSEN, MN

This is his third pro season and his first full campaign under the employ of the IceMen in Evansville. Originally acquired during the 2010-11 season in trade with Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees. Emerged as the IceMen second top scoring defenseman, engineering 24-points in 65-games on 4-goals, 20-assists with 78-PIM. His 24-points tied his single season career-high while his 20-assists were a career best as a pro. Gained the distinction of being the first player signed by the IceMen during the off-season in preparation for the 2011-12 campaign. Obtained from Rio Grande Valley on 1/17/11. Was the Killer Bees second top scoring defenseman as well at the time of the deal. Launched pro career in 2009-10 with the since-extinct CHL Amarillo Gorillas where in 64-games, he had 24-points on 7-goals, 17-assists along with 43-PIM and 1-GWG. From 2006-09 played collegiately at Robert Morris U., following a three-year stint in the USHL with the Tri-City (Nebraska) Storm and in the WCHA at Michigan Tech. His pro career numbers: 129-games; 11-goals; 37-assists; 48-points; 121-PIM.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS

YEAR TEAM LGE GP G A PTS PIM GP G A PTS PIM

2003-04 Tri-City Storm USHL 59 9 16 25 63 9 0 1 1 5

2004-05 Michigan Tech WCHA 11 1 1 2 6

2004-05 Tri-City Storm USHL 30 5 7 12 12 9 3 2 5 10

2005-06 Tri-City Storm USHL 60 9 12 21 47

2006-07 Robert Morris U. AHA 5 1 1 2 0

2007-08 Robert Morris U. AHA 20 2 1 3 10

2008-09 Robert Morris U. AHA 33 1 7 8 52

2009-10 Amarillo Gorillas CHL 64 7 17 24 43

2010-11 Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees CHL 37 4 12 16 42

2011-12 EVANSVILLE ICEMEN CHL 28 0 8 8 36

 

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