• Has committed to Harvard University for the fall of 2011.
• Michalek finished the 2010-11 season with a .918 save percentage while making over 1,000 saves for a prep team that finished 3-20-2.
• He represented the U.S. at the 2011 Under-18 Ivan Hlinka tournament in August 2010. He stopped 23 of 24 shots faced (the only goal was scored by No. 1 ranked Ryan Nugent-Hopkins), helping the U.S. earn a silver medal and record the best finish in the tournament since 2006 with a 3-0-1-1 overall record.
Once again, it shows character in this dressing room. Once again, there's no quitting in here. We all wanted this so bad and we worked so hard to get home-ice advantage and we weren't going to let this one slide.
— Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog on his team's OT Game 1 win vs. Minnesota Wild