ECHL to name All-Decade Team

Princeton, N.J. – The ECHL announced that it will honor an All-Decade Team to celebrate the best players to perform in the League from 2000-2010.

The ECHL will accept nominations from teams and fans starting today and running through Sept. 24. Nominations should be sent to

Starting in early October, teams and fans will have the opportunity to vote for the All-Decade Team on The League will announce the All-Decade Team in November. The All-Decade Team ECHL will consist of six forwards, four defensemen, two goaltenders and one coach.  Act now, Condors fans, and get your favorite Condors nominated for the All-Decade Team!

The Condors have been in the ECHL since the 2003-04 season, having previously played in the West Coast Hockey League.

Notable Condors to consider for nomination: (Stats include playoffs)

Andrew Ianiero (2003-04, 2005-10 with Condors, 2002-10 in ECHL)

  • 348 points (120g, 228a) as a Condor, 439 points (151g, 288a) in ECHL. All-Star team 2003, 2004

Kevin Truelson (2005-2009 with Condors, 2003-2009 in ECHL)

  • 162 points (48g, 114a) as a Condor, 204 points (59g, 145a) in ECHL. All-Star team 2004, 2007

Sean Venedam (2005-08 with Condors, 2000-02, 2005-08 in ECHL)

  • 189 points (72g, 117a) as a Condor, 291 points (106g, 185a) in ECHL. Won Kelly Cup with Greenville in 2001-02

Yutaka Fukufuji (2004-05, 2007-09 with Condors, 2002-03, 2004-09 in EHCL)

  • 68-45-9 record, .906 save percentage, 3.02 GAA as a Condor, 100-67-13 in ECHL

Ryan Munce (2005-06 with Condors, 2005-10 in ECHL)

  • 35-23-5 record, .919 save percentage, 2.78 GAA as a Condor, 122-95-18 in ECHL

In order to be eligible for the All-Decade Team, players or coaches must have made a significant impact on the ECHL from 2000 through 2010. An individual must have played or coached in parts of at least four seasons from the 2000-01 season through the 2009-10 season to be eligible for the All-Decade Team. Only those accomplishments, statistics, awards, honors and achievements earned during ECHL play should be taken into account when nominating players or coaches for the All-Decade Team. Final nominations will be based on voting and the meeting of certain criteria.