Alex Galchenyuk
North American Skater - Sarnia, OHL
Final Rank:4Midterm Rank:
Position:CenterShoots:Left
Height:6' 0"Weight:198
Born:February 12, 1994
Born in:Milwaukee, WI, USA
Drafted: 2012: MTL (1st Round / 3rd Overall) 
• A knee injury suffered in a 2011-12 OHL preseason game limited Galchenyuk to all but the last two regular season games and six games playoff games -- he recorded four points (2-2--4) during Sarnia’s first round loss to Saginaw.

• In 2010-11, Galchenyuk finished second among Ontario Hockey League rookies with 83 points (31-52--83), behind only his teammate and good friend Nail Yakupov (49-52--101).

• He was the fourth U.S.-born player to be selected first overall in the OHL priority draft (2010), joining Pat Peake (1990), Patrick O'Sullivan (2001) and Rob Schremp (2002). Prior to being drafted, Galchenyuk competed for the Chicago Young Americans of the Midwest Elite League for the 2009-10 season -- he led the league in scoring (by 33 points) totaling 87 points (44-43--87) in 38 games.

• His father, Alex Sr., played for Belarus at the 1998 Nagano Olympics and was a member of the Soviet Union team that won the World Junior Championship in 1986. He has chosen to compete for the U.S. internationally.

• Galchenyuk was born in Wisconsin, while his father was a center for the American Hockey League's Milwaukee Admirals, and has lived overseas in Germany, Switzerland, Italy and Russia. He speaks Italian, Russian and English.

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2012-2013SARNIAOHL
2012-2013USA BLUE (2012 USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp)NACAMP
2012-2013USA (2012 USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp)NACAMP
2012-2013USA (2013 IIHF World Junior Championship)ITLTOUR
2012-2013USA (2013 National Junior Team Preliminary Camp)NACAMP
2012-2013USA U20 (2013 WJC Pre-Games)ITLTOUR
2012-2013USA (2013 IIHF World Championship)ITLTOUR
2011-2012TEAM WHITE (NHL RDO Camp 2011)NACAMP
2011-2012SARNIAOHL20000
2010-2011USA U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2011)ITLTOUR
2010-2011ORANGE (2011 USA Hockey Select 17 Player Development Camp)NACAMP
2010-2011SARNIAOHL6831528352
2009-2010CHICAGO YOUNG AMERICANS U18HPHL3844438756