Anaheim Ducks
Anaheim Ducks
Nicolas Kerdiles
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NicolasKerdiles
POSITION: Left Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 200
BIRTHDATE: 01/11/1994
AGE: 20
BIRTHPLACE: Lewisville, TX, USA
DRAFTED: ANA: 2012-36 overall
In his 2012-13 freshman season at Wisconsin (WCHA), collected 11-22=33 points and 37 PIM in 32 contests…helped lead the Badgers to the WCHA Final Five championship and received tournament MVP honors after recording 4-6=10 points in five tournament games…also scored the only goal for the Badgers in their 6-1 loss to U. of Massachusetts-Lowell in the NCAA Northwest Regional Semifinals on Mar. 29…was named the Hockey Commissioners’ Association Division 1 Rookie of the Month for March/April, ranking second in the nation in scoring and leading all rookies with 5-11=16 points in 10 games during that span…finished the season on a 12-game scoring streak (6-13=19), which included seven multi-point games…ranked second on the Badgers in scoring and assists, and third in goals…among WCHA leaders, ranked tied for fifth in rookie scoring…in 2011-12, led the U.S. National U-18 squad with 20-22=42 points in 50 contests…his seven PPG also led the club, while his four GWG ranked second…became the first Anaheim Ducks draft selection who was raised in Orange County (raised in Irvine, born in Lewisville, TX)…won gold with Team USA at both the 2011 and 2012 IIHF U-18 World Junior Championships...in the 2012 tournament, scored a team high 2-3=5 points in the gold-medal game against Sweden…scored the overtime goal in Team USA’s semifinal game at the 2011 World U-17 Hockey Challenge.