JAKE LESCHYSHYN
North American Skater - Lethbridge, WHL
Final Rank:42Midterm Rank:31
Position:CenterShoots:Left
Height:5' 11"Weight:192
Born:March 10, 1999Hometown:Grasswood, Sask.
Born in:Raleigh, NC, USA
Drafted: 2017: VGK (2nd Round / 62nd Overall) 

• Leschyshyn registered 17-23—40 during the 2016-17 season (47 GP) and finished tied for second on the Pats with two shorthanded goals. The Pats finished the year with a League-best 21 shorthanded goals, the most by any WHL team since the Saskatoon Blades (22) in 2010-11.

• Internationally, Leschyshyn (4-3—7 in 6 GP) won a gold medal with Canada White at the 2015 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge.

• His father, Curtis, was a member of Colorado’s Stanley Cup-winning team in 1996 and skated in 1,033 career NHL games with the Nordiques, Avalanche, Capitals, Whalers, Hurricanes, Wild and Senators.

• A two-way forward who models his style of play after Sharks forward Joe Pavelski.


GETTING TO KNOW JAKE...

If I could "Carpool Karaoke" with any celebrity it would be: Selena Gomez

TV show I recently binge-watched: The Office

Celebrity that always makes me laugh: Will Ferrell

App I spend way too much time on: Snapchat

At an all-you-can-eat buffet I go straight for the: Dessert

Coolest person I've ever met: Garth Brooks

Athlete I admire most: Jonathan Toews

One thing people usually don't know about me: Born in Raleigh, North Carolina

If I could be any superhero I would be: Batman

I am inspired by: My Family and Friends

I am afraid of: Spiders

I dream of: Playing in the NHL


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STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2018-2019LETHBRIDGEWHL4424254930
2018-2019REGINAWHL2416163218
2017-2018REGINAWHL6418224067
2016-2017REGINAWHL4717234022
2015-2016REGINAWHL66791638
2014-2015REGINAWHL123030