BCJHL First All-Star Team (1978) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1979) WCHA First All-Star Team (1980) NCAA West First All-American Team (1980)
Signed as a free agent by Washington, June 5, 1980. Traded to Calgary by Washington with George White, Washington's 6th round choice (Mats Kihlstrom) in 1982 Entry Draft, 3rd round choice (Perry Berezan) in 1983 Entry Draft and 2nd round choice (Paul Ranheim) in 1984 Entry Draft for Pat Riggin and Ken Houston, June 9, 1982.
Obviously there's a lot of expectations around me but it's something I try not to focus on. I'm just trying to go out there, be myself on the ice every day, try to get better, be myself around the guys in the locker room. I think that's what's made me successful and the person that I am.
— Sabres forward Jack Eichel on transitioning from college hockey to the NHL