|BIRTHPLACE:||Kamloops, BC, CAN|
|ISLANDERS TRANSACTIONS: Signed by the Islanders as a free agent on June 1, 2012
LAST SEASON: Spent the majority of his second professional season in the American Hockey League with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers...Scored 11 points (7g/4a) in 55 games with Bridgeport...Began the season with the Chicago Express of the ECHL, totalling 16 points (7g/9a) in 15 games...Made his Bridgeport debut on a professional tryout on Nov. 25 vs. Connecticut.
2010-11: Scored 40 points (20g/20a) as a rookie with the Las Vegas Wranglers of the ECHL...Also appeared in 12 AHL games with the San Antonio Rampage (4) and Peroia Rivermen (8), totaling three points (1g/2a)...Finished second on Las Vegas in goals and third in points, while leading the team with 114 penalty minutes...Ranked fourth on the team with a plus-4 rating.
2009-10: Led Ferris State University in scoring by setting career highs in goals (18), assists (20) and points (38) as a senior in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association...Finished his college career with 87 points (42g/45a) and 262 penalty minutes in 147 games.