The Red Deer Rebels have set their roster to begin the 2023-24 WHL Pre-season following the conclusion of Training Camp and Tuesday night’s Black and White Game.

The Rebels will begin the pre-season with 35 players on the roster, including 20 forwards, 11 defencemen, and 4 goaltenders.


Craig Armstrong (’03)

Carson Birnie (’05)

Talon Brigley (’05)

Escalus Burlock (’05)

Samuel Drancak (’06)

Frantisek Formanek (’04)

Matthew Gard (’07)

Levi Green (’05)

Beckett Hamilton (’08)

Dwayne Jean Jr. (’04)

Ollie Josephson (’06)

Jhett Larson (’04)

Carson Latimer (’03)

Kalan Lind (’05)

Jeramiah Roberts (’06)

Evan Smith (’06)

Zane Saab (’06)

Steven Steranka (’07)

Tucker Tullikopf (’08)

Kai Uchacz (’03)


Nick Andrusiak (’04)

Quentin Bourne (’06)

Elias Carmichael (’03)

Tate Dolinsky (’07)

Matteo Fabrizi (’05)

Mats Lindgren (’04)

Hunter Mayo (’04)

Jake Missura (’08)

Derek Thurston (’06)

Luke Vlooswyk (’07)

Jace Weir (’04)


Kyle Kelsey (’04)
Rhett Stoesser (’05)*

Taylor Tabashniuk (’07)

Chase Wutzke (’06)

*Goaltender Rhett Stoesser (’05) is not expected to play during the pre-season as he continues to work his way back from a lower-body injury suffered in February.

The Rebels begin their 2023-24 WHL Pre-season this Friday, Sept. 8 when they visit the Calgary Hitmen (7 p.m. at Siksika Deerfoot Sportsplex). The Rebels host the Edmonton Oil Kings at the Peavey Mart Centrium for pre-season action this Sunday, Sept. 10 at 2 p.m. Tickets for this game will be available at the door at the Tickets Alberta Box Office at the Peavey Mart Centrium (Adults $10, Youth - $5).

In response to Canada's Online News Act and Meta (Facebook and Instagram) removing access to local news from their platforms, Lacombe Online encourages you to get your news directly from your trusted source by bookmarking this page and downloading the Lacombe Online app.