Kurt MacSweyn was an original Brampton Battalion. He began his Ontario Hockey League career in the Bunker in 1998-99, the Battalion’s first OHL season. MacSweyn went on to a four year career with Brampton before three years in the Canadian university system with St. Mary’s.
Kurt has just signed on as yet another OHL grad playing in Australia’s AIHL. He joins fellow OHL alumnus, Matt Armstrong, on the Melbourne Ice. After just four games, Kurt was ripping it up with 13 points in four games for the second place team.
During the 2009-10 winter season, Kurt played in Hungary with Dunaujvaros. His professional career began in 2005-06 with the Idaho Steelheads of the ECHL. That would be his only season in North America. He has since played in Germany, Austria and Italy as well as Hungary.