2010-11: Ranked third among University of Manitoba skaters with a career-high eight goals and was second on team with career-high 14 assists in his final year of eligibility. ... Also posted a career-high with 22 points. 2009-10: Established career-high in games played (28). ... Tied for ninth on University of Manitoba Bison team with seven assists. ... Registered a season-high four-game point streak from Oct. 3 vs. Saskatchewan to Oct. 16 at British Columbia, tallying four points (two goals and two assists) over the span. 2008-09: Made his Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) debut with Manitoba, registering three points in nine contests. ... Also posted a plus-three rating for the Bison. 2007-08: Played two games for Yale University (ECAC) before leaving school for Tier II junior team in Vernon, British Columbia. 2006-07: Scored two goals and added three assists in 24 games as a freshman at Yale. ... Notched his first college goal, a game-winner in overtime, on Oct. 28 at New Hampshire.
TIER II JUNIOR CAREER
2007-08: Finished the season tied for eighth on the Vernon Vipers (BCHL) in goals (10) despite playing just 23 games. 2005-06: Scored one goal in three games for Green Bay of the United States Hockey League (USHL).
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
2004-05: Recorded 23 goals and 25 assists for 48 points in 21 games for Lake of the Woods High School in Minnesota. ... Received Honorable Mention as a forward in the 2004-05 Associated Press Minnesota All-State team. ... Served as team captain. ... Helped Lake of the Woods to a third-place finish with a conference record of 7-3-0 and overall 17-9-1 record.
July 30, 2005 – Rangers' sixth round choice, 178th overall, in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.