2009-10: Totaled seven points (1g/6a) in 65 games with the Lake Erie Monsters of the American Hockey League…Ranked third among Lake Erie blueliners in games played…Recorded his first professional goal on Oct. 20 at Texas. 2008-09: Began the season with the Lake Erie Monsters, but spent the majority of the campaign with the London Knights (OHL)…Recorded one assist and a +4 plus/minus rating in five games with Lake Erie…Reassigned to London on Nov. 4 and went on to rank second among team blueliners in assists (34) and points (36) despite playing only 46 games…Added four assists in 14 playoff contests…Signed an entry-level contract with the Avalanche prior to the start of the season on Oct. 1. 2007-08: Led all Knights defensemen in scoring with 43 points (9g/34a) in 63 games for London…Finished second on the team with 95 penalty minutes…Added one assist in five OHL playoff games…Skated in all six games for Team USA at the 2008 IIHF World Junior Championship in Pardubice, Czech Republic (no points)…Signed an Amateur Tryout Contract (ATO) with Lake Erie on April 3 and appeared in five games with the Monsters. 2006-07: Began the season with Ohio State University before leaving the school to join the London Knights of the Ontario Hockey League…Signed with London on Dec. 11…Recorded 17 points (1g/16a) and was +15 in 31 games for the Knights… Finished third among team defensemen in scoring despite spending only a half season in the OHL…Also appeared in nine playoff games for London (no points)…Played 17 games with Ohio State, notching a goal and four assists. Other: Played for the U.S. National Under-18 Team in 2005-06 and was a member of the U.S. National Under-17 Team in 2004-05.