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CBJ Prospect Profiles: Summer 2010

by Blue Jackets Staff / Columbus Blue Jackets
Austin Madaisky was selected by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 5th round (124th overall) in 2010.


In 2009-10, Madaisky played in 39 games for the Calgary Hitmen and 26 games for the Kamloops Blazers of the WHL. For the Hitmen, he recorded 5-13-18 and 46 penalty minutes. For the Blazers, he recorded 2-7-9 and 28 penalty minutes. In 4 playoff games with the Blazers, he scored 3-3-6 and 6 penalty minutes.

In 2008-09, Madaisky played in 48 games for the Calgary Hitmen of the WHL. He scored 2-7-9 along with a +5 and 16 penalty minutes.


One of his goals… travel the world
Hockey idol… Peter Forsberg
Favorite movie… Rudy
Favorite TV show… Entourage
Favorite NHL city… Vancouver
First job… playing hockey



Will Weber was selected by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2nd round (53rd overall) in 2007.

In 2009-10, Weber played in 43 games for the Miami (OH) Redhawks of the CCHA. He scored 1-9-10 along with a +12 and 62 penalty minutes. He helped lead the Redhawks to a second consecutive NCAA Frozen Four appearance. He also won CCHA Best Defensive Defenseman Award.

In 2008-09, Weber played in 38 games for the Miami (OH) Redhawks of the CCHA. He scored 3-2-5 along with a +6 and 75 penalty minutes. He helped lead the Redhawks to a NCAA Frozen Four runner up title.

In 2007-08, Weber played in 46 games for the Chicago Steel of the USHL. He scored 8-10-18 along with a +12 and 137 penalty minutes.

In 2006-07, Weber played in 25 games for Gaylord High School in Michigan. He scored 18-20-38 with 104 penalty minutes as a senior captain. He was named to the All-State Dream Team, a first-team all-state selection, and also named Academic All-State.


First car… 92 Pontiac Bonneville
Dream date… Shania Twain
One of his goals… become a pilot and own a plane
Favorite restaurant in Columbus… Ted’s
Favorite TV show… Pawn Stars
First job… Worked on a ranch



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