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Junior Team ...
Skated with the Hamilton Red Wings of the Ontario Junior Hockey League from 2008-11 ... Two-time captain of Hamilton 2009-11... In 2010-11, Named Canadian Junior A Player of the Year and received RBC Canadian Junior Hockey League Player of the Year Award after leading country in points per game in 2010-11 (2.37) ... Joins Mike Comrie and Jeff Tambellini as the third Wolverine to have been named CJHL Player of the Year ... Awarded B.J. Munro Memorial Award as Ontario Hockey Association's Top Professional Prospect, joining Mike Cammalleri as the second U-M player to receive the honor ... Recognized by the OJHL as a North-West Conference First Team All-Star and the Most Gentlemanly Player ... Joined OJHL Century Club recording 102 points (42-60-102) in only 43 games ... Hamilton Most Valuable Player ... In 2009-10, Registered 35 goals and 40 assists in 45 games during 2009-10 ... CCHL All-Star ... Hamilton Most Valuable Player ... Provincial All-Star (Battle of Ontario) ... In 2008-09, had 37 points (13-24-37) in 49 games ... Hamilton Rookie of the Year ... OPJHL Future Star ... Provincial All-Star (Battle of Ontario) ... Tallied 12 goals and 16 assists in 23 career playoff games.
Won a silver medal along with classmate Brennan Serville as a member of Team Canada East at the 2010 World Junior A Challenge in Penticton, B.C. ... Served as assistant captain for Canada at Under-20 Three Nations Cup in Norrtalje, Sweden, in April 2010... Had nine points (5-4-9) in nine games at the international level.
Enrolled in College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Drafted by the Florida Panthers in the fifth round (123rd overall) in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft ... 2010-11 Red Wings jersey hangs in Hockey Hall of Fame for winning 2011 CJHL Player of the Year ... Graduated from Tanenbaum CHAT High School in 2010 ... Also played varsity rugby.