Check out this week's Evansville IceMen Player of the Week, Steven Makway!

Steven Makway DEFENSE

6-5 230 4/26/83 28 YR. 8

SHOOTS: LEFT

BIRTHPLACE: TRAIL, B.C.

This is his eighth pro season overall, his fifth in the CHL and his first performing under the IceMen banner. Marking his return to North America following a one-year stint overseas with the Dundee Stars of the EIHL league. Last season, was his club’s second top scoring defenseman with 37-points in 50-games on 6-goals, 31-assists. His 178-PIM were second most on his Dundee team. Last service in the CHL came in ’09-10, dividing the season between the Mississippi RiverKings and Wichita Thunder. In 43-games, 34-points on 7-goals, 27-assists, 125-PIM. His best season came in 2007-08 in Mississippi where he, again, was his team’s second top scoring defenseman, authoring 43-points in 64-games on 11-goals, 32-assists with 147-PIM and team best +20 rating. His 11-goals were foremost among his club’s blue line brigade as well. Following an outstanding major junior ‘A’ career in the WHL and in junior ‘A’ in the SJHL, launched his pro career in the CHJL with the Laredo Bucks in 2004-05. His best junior ‘A’ season came in in 2003-04 with the Battlefords North Stars of the SJHL where he was 36(11-33-44) with 208-PIM. Pro career numbers: 398-games; 44-goals; 155-assists; 199-points; 1,080-PIM.

 

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS

YEAR TEAM LGE GP G A PTS PIM GP G A PTS PIM

2000-01 Kootenay Ice WHL 44 0 3 3 62 8 0 0 0 11

2001-02 Kootenay Ice WHL 51 2 7 9 76 22 0 0 0 26

2002-03 Kootenay Ice WHL 20 2 12 14 31

2002-03 Tri-City Americans WHL 53 7 21 28 107

2003-04 Battlefords North Stars SJHL 36 11 33 44 208

2004-05 Laredo Bucks CHL 56 3 9 12 165

2005-06 Flint Generals UHL 27 0 7 7 98

2005-06 Missouri River Otters UHL 31 5 5 10 60

2006-07 Memphis RiverKings CHL 62 10 31 41 182 18 2 1 3 37

2007-08 Mississippi RiverKings CHL 64 11 32 43 147 3 1 1 2 6

2008-09 Cincinnati Cyclones ECHL 18 1 8 9 35

2008-09 Las Vegas Wranglers ECHL 47 1 5 6 130 18 1 0 1 53

2009-10 Mississippi RiverKings CHL 27 4 20 24 43

2009-10 Wichita Thunder CHL 16 3 7 10 82

2010-11 Dundee Stars EIHL 50 6 31 37 178

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