2009-10 SEASON: Appeared in 51 games with the Saginaw Spirit (OHL), posting a 27-17-5 record with one shutout, a 3.17 goals-against average and a .916 save percentage … Earned his first victory of the season on 10/9 vs. Sudbury … Won a season-high six consecutive games from 10/25-11/8 … Made a season-high 61 saves on a season-high 63 shots faced, recording the win vs. Windsor on 2/13 … Registered his only shutout of the season on 3/13 vs. Kitchener … Tallied a 2-3-1 record in the post-season … Ranked first among league goaltenders with a .941 save percentage and was third with a 2.33 GAA in the playoffs.
AMATEUR CAREER: Posted a 75-48-13 record with two shutouts, a 3.11 GAA and a .911 save percentage in 142 career OHL games with Belleville and Saginaw … 2008-09: Appeared in 61 games with Saginaw, posting a 32-21-6 record with a 3.02 GAA and a .911 save percentage … Appeared in the 2009 CHL Top Prospects Game and the 2009 OHL All-Star Classic … Named to the OHL’s Third All-Star Team … Ranked sixth in the OHL in wins and was ninth in save percentage … Appeared in eight post-season games, posting a 4-4 record with a 3.85 GAA and a .895 save percentage … 2007-08: Split the season between Belleville and Saginaw, earning a 12-9-2 record with one shutout, a 3.25 GAA and a .894 save percentage in 23 total games … Began the season in Belleville, posting a 4-4-2 record with one shutout, a 2.90 GAA and a .900 save percentage in 10 games … Appeared in 13 games following a mid-season trade to Saginaw, registering an 8-5-0 record with a 3.54 GAA and a .890 save percentage … Saw action in two post-season games with the Spirit … 2006-07: Made his OHL debut with Belleville, posting a 4-1-0 record with a 3.10 GAA and a .917 save percentage.
PERSONAL: Lists getting drafted as his favorite hockey memory ... Enjoys watching football, baseball and the UFC ... If he were not playing hockey he would like to be a school teacher ... His first job was working at hockey schools.
CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Thrashers in the fourth round, 117th overall, of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.