North American Skater
Canada
Jaden
Schwartz
POSITION: Center
HEIGHT: 5' 10"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 180
LAST CLUB TEAM: Colorado College, WCHA
BIRTHDATE: June 25, 1992
MID RANK: 41
HOMETOWN: Wilcox, SK
FINAL RANK: 28
BORN IN: Melfort, SK, CAN
• Playing in the USHL this year, Schwartz won the scoring title with 83 points (33-50--83) in 60 games, becoming the youngest player to do so since 1982-83. It was also the highest point total since Thomas Vanek in 2001-02. and he was named to the USHL First All-Star team and the Offensive Player of the Year.

• He has committed to playing at Colorado College for next season, joining his older brother, Rylan. His sister, Mandi, is a junior at Yale, playing hockey for the Bulldogs.

• Schwartz led the league and broke the scoring record held by Vincent Lecavalier and Brad Richards at Notre Dame in Wilcox, Saskatchewan with 39 goals and 111 points (39-72--111) in 44 games in Midget AAA in 2007-2008. Notre Dame is a private school program that has produced players such as Vincent Lecavalier, Rod Brind'Amour, Curtis Joseph and Wendel Clark.

• He prepares for games by watching Don Cherry’s “Rock’em Sock’em” videos and he was also a high school quarterback for two years.

FAVORITES


NHL Team: Colorado Avalanche
NHL Player: Joe Sakic, Sidney Crosby, Pavel Datsyuk
Shootout move: “Shoot or deke backhand”
Goal celebration: “I don’t realize my celebrations… they just happen”
Video Game: NHL, Call of Duty
Movie: Remember the Titans, Happy Gilmour
TV Show: Home Improvement, Sportscentre
Actors: Adam Sandler, Jim Carrey, Jessica Alba
Cartoon: Family Guy
Website: facebook.com, cfl.ca
Pump-up song: “Eye of the Tiger” by Survivor
Restaurant: Pane Bello
Sport (other than hockey): Football
Breakfast food: Eggs
Superhero: Spiderman