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GAUDREAU'S CAREER HIGHS
Points: 4, at North Dakota, Oct 8, 2011
Goals: 2, 4 times
Assists: 3, at North Dakota, Oct 8, 2011
Shots: 7, vs. Maine, Mar 17, 2012
Power-play goals: 1, 7 times
Plus/minus: 3, vs. Northeastern, Feb 6, 2012; at North Dakota, Oct 8, 2011
JOHN MICHAEL GAUDREAU; born August 13, 1993 ... shoots left ... tallied 12 points - five goals and seven assists - in eight collegiate playoff victories ... participated in the Calgary Flames Development Camp in July 2012 ... played the 2010-11 season with the Dubuque Fighting Saints of the United States Hockey League; graduated from Dubuque Senior High School in 2011 ... attended Gloucester (NJ) Catholic from 2007-10.
AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12): Played in all 44 games ... earned All-Hockey East Association and College Hockey News.com rookie-team honors ... earned Hockey Commissioners' Association National Rookie of the Month honors for March/April after tallying 13 points - five goals and eight assists - in 10 games ... earned Hockey East All-Tournament honors and Most Valuable Player accolades after he tallied a team-high seven points - three goals and four assists - in four playoff victories ... earned the program's Bernie Burke Outstanding Freshman Award ... earned Hockey East Rookie of the Month honors three times - in October, February and March ... captured Beanpot Most Valuable Player honors after notching four points - two goals and two assists - in victories over Northeastern (2/6) and Boston University (2/13) ... registered 44 points - 21 goals and 23 assists; recorded 22 points - 12 goals and 10 assists - in conference contests ... finished the season with a plus-minus rating of +20; was a +11 in league play ... scored seven power-play goals and five game-winning goals ... enjoyed 11 multiple-point performances, including three three-point outings and one four-point night ... tallied a game-high four points - one goal and three assists - in his second collegiate contest - a 6-2 win over North Dakota (10/8) in the Ice Breaker Tournament title tilt ... notched three points on two goals and one assist in each of three victories - over Northeastern (2/6), at Vermont (2/10) and against Maine (3/17) in the Hockey East Tournament championship game at TD Garden ... scored an insurance goal in remarkable fashion in the team's 4-1 win over Ferris State (4/7) in the NCAA Frozen Four national championship game in Tampa, Fla. ... notched a team-high 27 points - 13 goals and 14 assists - during the team's 19-game win streak to close the season.
BEFORE BC: Earned USHL Rookie of the Year honors as a member of the Dubuque Fighting Saints in 2010-11; ranked fourth in the USHL in scoring with 72 points - 36 goals and 36 assists - in 60 regular-season games ... ranked among league leaders in goals (second), power-play goals (first with 15), game-winning goals (third with 7), plus-minus rating (ninth at plus-21) and shooting percentage (first at 23.4 percent) ... was one of 44 players selected to the midseason CCM USHL All-Star Teams ... twice gained USHL Offensive Player of the Week accolades ... played for Dubuque head coach Jim Montgomery ... earned All-State second-team honors from the Star-Ledger as a junior at Gloucester Catholic in 2009-10; registered 48 points - 21 goals and 27 assists - in 14 games for the Rams ... also played 48 games for Team Comcast (Midget Major U18, Tier 1 Elite Hockey) in 2009-10, totaling 58 points - 29 goals and 29 assists.
PERSONAL: Enrolled as a communications major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... is the 2012-13 recipient of the Brett and Lisbeth Burns Family Scholarship Fund ... was selected by the Calgary Flames in the fourth round (104th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft ... John is the son of Jane and Guy Gaudreau; has three siblings - Kristen, Matthew and Katie.