BENOIT-OLIVIER GROULX
North American Skater - HALIFAX, QMJHL
Final Rank:20Midterm Rank:18
Position:CenterShoots:Left
Height:6' 1"Weight:193
Born:February 6, 2000Hometown:Gatineau, Que.
Born in:Gatineau, QC, CAN
Drafted: 2018: ANA (2nd Round / 54th Overall) 

• Groulx ranked fifth on the Halifax Mooseheads with 28-27—55 in 68 GP during the 2017-18 regular season and added 2-6—8 in nine postseason appearances.

• He collected 17-14—31 in 62 regular-season games during his rookie season of 2016-17 after being selected first overall by the Mooseheads in the 2016 QMJHL Entry Draft. His 17 goals ranked second among Halifax rookies, behind Nico Hischier (38).

• Internationally, Groulx captured a gold medal with Team Canada at the 2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial (2-1—3 in 5 GP) and was a member of Canada Red at the 2016 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (1-1—2 in 5 GP).

• Groulx was born in Rouen, France, where his father, Benoit Groulx, played part of his 11-season pro hockey career with stops in Belgium and France. His father currently serves as head coach of the AHL’s Syracuse Crunch.

• Models his style of play after Stars forward Jamie Benn.

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2018-2019HALIFAXQMJHL9481213
2017-2018HALIFAXQMJHL68282755100
2017-2018CAN U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2017)ITLTOUR52136
2016-2017HALIFAXQMJHL6217143134