Evansville Icemen Player of the Week: JAKE OBERMEYER
Birthplace: CHANHASSEN, MN
His fourth pro season and his third season with the IceMen. The 2011-12 season saw him plagued with injuries which limited him to 36-games. Collected 11-points on 3-goals, 8-assists with 37-PIM and +4 rating. Highlight of last season came on 1/22/12 at home at the Ford Center where he delivered the OT/GWG with less than :01 remaining in the extra session to produce a dramatic IceMen 3-2 victory over CHL Tulsa. Originally acquired during the 2010-11 season from Rio Grande Valley on 1/17/11. Was the Killer Bees second top scoring defenseman at the time of the trade. Prior to his pro career, played junior ‘A’ in the USHL with the Tri-City Storm as well as collegiate hockey at Michigan Tech of the WCHA and Robert Morris U. of the AHA. His pro career numbers: 165-games; 14-goals, 45-assists; 59-points; 158-PIM.