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BOISE, Idaho – The ECHL is about halfway through its 2018 offseason, with signing announcements and trades trickling in as the summer progresses. That said, now is as good a time as any to look at what the Idaho Steelheads have been up to regarding their roster reload for the 2018-19 season.

The table below contains players from Idaho’s 2017-18 regular season and end-of-season rosters. It also includes players who have signed with the Steelheads this offseason from an outside club. The transactions will appear in alphabetical order by last name (accurate as of August 1).

Name Position Age 2017-18 Team 2018-19 Team Date of Transaction
Corbin Baldwin Defenseman 27 Idaho Steelheads Guildford Flames (EIHL) July 16
Zach Bell Defenseman 25 Idaho Steelheads N/A (Retired) N/A
Brady Brassart Center 25 Idaho Steelheads / Utica Comets (AHL) Syracuse Crunch (AHL) June 13
Connor Chatham Forward 22 Idaho Steelheads Idaho Steelheads July 26
Cody Corbett Defenseman 24 Idaho Steelheads / Orli Znojmo (EBEL) Pustertal/Val Pusteria (AlpsHL)** August 1
Alexander Dahl Forward 25 Idaho Steelheads Unknown* N/A
Jefferson Dahl Forward 28 Idaho Steelheads / Cleveland Monsters (AHL) Unknown** N/A
Philippe Desrosiers Goaltender 22 Idaho Steelheads / Texas Stars (AHL) Dallas Stars July 12
Charlie Dodero Defenseman 25 Idaho Steelheads Tingsryds AIF (Sweden) May 8
Ryan Faragher Goaltender 28 Idaho Steelheads / Stockton Heat (AHL) Unknown** N/A
Joe Faust Defenseman 26 Idaho Steelheads / Utica Comets (AHL Unknown** N/A
Max French Forward 25 Idaho Steelheads / Texas Stars (AHL) Esbjerg Energy (Denmark) June 19
Tanner Froese Forward 25 St. Norbert College (NCAA Div. III) Idaho Steelheads July 10
Reid Halabi Forward 23 Idaho Steelheads Unknown** N/A
Shane Hanna Defenseman 24 Idaho Steelheads / Texas Stars (AHL) Texas Stars (AHL) June 30
Aaron Harstad Defenseman 26 Idaho Steelheads Aalborg Pirates (Denmark)** June 26
Chris Martenet Defenseman 21 Idaho Steelheads Texas Stars (AHL) N/A
Steve McParland Forward 27 Steelheads / Texas Stars (AHL) Idaho Steelheads June 18
Will Merchant Forward 24 Idaho Steelheads Greenville Swamp Rabbits (via trade) June 13
Mitch Moroz Forward 24 Idaho Steelheads Idaho Steelheads June 28
Michael Neville Forward 25 Idaho Steelheads Unknown N/A
Jack Nevins Forward 24 Greenville Swamp Rabbits / Idaho Steelheads Idaho Steelheads July 20
Brady Norrish Defenseman 25 RIT (NCAA Div. I) Idaho Steelheads July 24
Justin Parizek Forward 26 Idaho Steelheads Unknown** N/A
Henrik Samuelsson Forward 24 Idaho Steelheads / Rockford Ice Hogs (AHL) Re-signed with Rockford on April 11** N/A
Kyle Schempp Forward 24 Bridgeport Sound Tigers (AHL) / Worchester Railers Idaho Steelheads August 1
Tomas Sholl Goaltender 23 Idaho / Adirondack / Macon (SPHL) / Evansville (SPHL) Idaho Steelheads July 6
Eric Sweetman Defenseman 24 Idaho Steelheads Idaho Steelheads July 18
Tommy Thompson Forward 27 Idaho Steelheads / Texas Stars (AHL) Unknown** N/A
Cole Ully Forward 23 Idaho Steelheads / Texas Stars (AHL) Unknown*** N/A
A.J. White Forward 26 Idaho Steelheads Idaho Steelheads July 13

* – Unsigned, included on end-of-season roster
** – Idaho extended Qualifying Offer (July 2) and retains player’s ECHL rights
*** – Ully became a Unrestricted Free Agent on July 1 after Dallas did not extend him a Qualifying Offer

(Transaction information courtesy of

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