Colorado Avalanche
Gus Young
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GusYoung
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 200
BIRTHDATE: 07/10/1991
BIRTHPLACE: Dedham, MA, USA
DRAFTED: COL: 2009-184 overall
NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2013) Missed majority of 2010-11 as a healthy reserve.
2012-13: Was named to the Frozen Four All-Tournament Team after helping Yale capture its first NCAA championship in school history as a junior…Had an assist and was on the ice for all four goals (+4) in Yale’s 4-0 victory over Quinnipiac in the Frozen Four title game on April 13 in Pittsburgh…Appeared in 37 games for the Bulldogs, tallying nine points (2g/7a) with 58 penalty minutes…Was named to the ECAC Hockey All-Academic team.

2011-12:
Skated in all 35 games for Yale University as a sophomore, collecting 12 points (3g/9a)…Recorded two assists in Yale’s series-clinching win over Princeton in the first round of the ECAC playoffs.

2010-11:
Dressed in five games for Yale University as a freshman, tallying one point (0g/1a) with a +4 plus/minus rating...Missed part of the season due to injury....Named Academic All-ECAC...Made his collegiate debut on Oct. 29 vs. Brown...Picked up his first point with an assist on Nov. 23 vs. Sacred Heart.

2009-10: Appeared in 29 games for Noble and Greenough School of the Independent School League and led all team defensemen with 38 points (12g/26a)...Named to the 2010 Boys’ Hockey All-New England East Team and also earned the Nobles Shield as the school’s most respected athlete.

2008-09: Played in 29 games for Noble and Greenough, totaling 34 points (5g/29a)...Selected by the Indiana Ice in the 2008 United States Hockey League Futures Draft.

Other: Was also a letterwinner in lacrosse at Nobles.