|City/State:||Upper St. Clair, Pa.|
2005-06: Returns to the ECAC Hockey League as the highest drafted player…Missed one game last season due to injury…Recorded 15 points as the team’s third-highest scoring defenseman…Finished with a +12, highest on the team…Helped team to a final ranking of 15th nationally and second in the ECACHL in power plays…Notched the game winner in a 6-3 win over Rensselaer in the midst of a three-game win streak…Recorded power play goals against Yale and Union.
2004-05: Had a stellar sophomore campaign, playing in 33 games…Second highest scoring defenseman with 22 points…Had four multiple-point games…Recorded a career-high three assists in an ECACHL playoff game against Yale…Named honorable mention All-Ivy…Appeared in 20 league games, recording 14 points…Notched a career-high three points in a win over Colgate…Scored five power-play goals with one game winner…Had a four-game scoring streak from Jan. 15 to Jan. 28, scoring seven points in that span.
2003-04: Made a huge impact all over the ice in his freshman campaign and was awarded by being drafted by the Atlanta Thrashers in the second round of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft…Saw action in all 34 games…Led all defensemen in points and was third on the team with 25 points (3g, 22a)…Played in all 22 conference games, scoring three goals and 18 helpers…Named first team All-ECAC and All-Ivy…Named to the ECAC and the Inside College Hockey rookie teams…Named to the 12-player New England Hockey Writers All-New England team…Had five multiple-point games and recorded a six-game scoring streak from 11/28/03 to 1/10/04…Earned the team’s Booma Award as Dartmouth’s top rookie…Named the ECAC rookie of the week twice.
Juniors: Played with the Pittsburgh Forge of the North American Hockey League (NAHL)…Rated by USA Hockey, the National Hockey League and the Red Line Report as one of the best 1985 defensemen in the United States…Named to both the 16 and 17 age group Mid-American Teams that participated in the United States National Select Festivals.
High School: Graduated from Upper St. Clair High School in Pittsburgh…Earned two letters for hockey.
Personal: Born Jan. 20, 1985 in Pittsburgh…Parents are Allan and Diane…Has two sisters.
Goals/Game 1 (13 times)
Assists/Game 3 (3/6/05 vs. Yale)
Points/Game 3 (two times)
First Collegiate Goal 11/15/03 vs. Rensselaer
Multi-Point Games 12
Overtime Goals 0
Two-Goal Games 0
Hat Tricks 0
Longest Point Streak 6 (two times)
Longest Goal Streak 2 (two times)
Longest Assist Streak 6 (11/28/03 to 1/10/04)