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Kalamazoo Wings Roster

99 - John Kivisto

PLAYER NOTES
Player Name: John Kivisto
Number: 99
Position: Defenseman
Shoots: Left
DOB: 11/24/86
Home Town: Brighton, Michigan
Seasons: 3
Acquired: 12/22/12

POSITION
HT
WT
Defenseman
5'11
185


CAREER NOTES
A member of the K-Wings for part of the past two seasons, Kivisto returns to Kalamazoo. Last season, Kivisto earned eight points (2 goals, 6 assists) and had a plus/minus rating of +12 in 21 games for Kalamazoo.

A four-year standout at Michigan Tech, Kivisto brings his defensive and physical presence to Kalamazoo. The native of Brighton, Michigan lead his Michigan Tech team in penalty minutes his senior year. Also, as a member of the Michigan Tech team, Kivisto lead his team on a campaign against Euro Elite League teams. Kivisto finished the tournament against the European competition as MVP.


CAREER STATISTICS
REGULAR SEASON
PLAYOFFS
YEAR
TEAM
LEAGUE
GP
G
A
PTS
PIM
GP
G
A
PTS
PIM
2004-2005
Cleveland Barons
NAHL
46
1
2
3
16
-
-
-
-
-
2005-2006
Cleveland Barons
NAHL
16
3
6
9
12
-
-
-
-
-
2005-2006
Mahoning Valley Phantoms
NAHL
53
5
12
17
108
-
-
-
-
-
2005-2006
Alpena IceDiggers
NAHL
0
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
-
2006-2007
Michigan Tech
NCAA
6
0
1
1
2
-
-
-
-
-
2007-2008
Michigan Tech
NCAA
21
0
2
2
16
-
-
-
-
-
2008-2009
Michigan Tech
NCAA
32
1
4
5
34
-
-
-
-
-
2009-2010
Michigan Tech
NCAA
36
4
8
12
73
-
-
-
-
-
2010-2011
Cincinnati Cyclones
ECHL
1
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
-
2010-2011
Kalamazoo Wings
ECHL
4
1
2
3
2
-
-
-
-
-
2011-2012
Kalamazoo Wings
ECHL
21
2
6
8
6
-
-
-
-
-
CAREER PRO TOTALS
26
3
8
11
8
-
-
-
-
-
PLAYER NOTES
Experience: 3 Years
Hobbies: Hunting, Windsurfing
Favorite TV Show: American Pickers
Favorite Musical Artist: Clint Black
Favorite Food: Porterhouse Steaks
Favorite NHL Team: Detroit Red Wings
College Attended: Michigan Tech
College Major: Construction Management
Plans after Hockey: Construction Company

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