KAEDAN KORCZAK
North American Skater - KELOWNA, WHL
Final Rank:32Midterm Rank:31
Position:DefensemanShoots:Right
Height:6' 3"Weight:194
Born:January 29, 2001
Born in:Yorkton, SK, CAN
Drafted: 2019: VGK (2nd Round / 41st Overall) 

• Established career highs for goals, assists and points in 2018-19 during his second full season with the WHL’s Kelowna Rockets (4-29—33 in 68 GP), highlighted by a 1-3—4 outing on March 13. His 29 assists led all Rockets defensemen this season.

• Represented Canada in their gold-medal entry at the 2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup (0-3—3 in 5 GP) and at the 2019 Under-18 World Championship. Korczak also skated for Canada Black at the 2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (0-1—1 in 5 GP).

• His father, Chad Korczak, skated as a defenseman with the University of Illinois-Chicago in 1995-96 (4-12—16 in 36 GP) and Michigan Tech in 1996-97 (0-2—2 in 32 GP). His younger brother, Ryder Korczak, is a forward with the WHL’s Moose Jaw Warriors.

• Models his style of play after Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo.

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2018-2019KELOWNAWHL684293364
2018-2019CAN (2019 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR70114
2018-2019CAN (2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup)NATOUR50338
2017-2018KELOWNAWHL673131644
2016-2017KELOWNAWHL40000