Draft Prospect - 2016
      
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William Wrenn
North American Skater
Portland, WHL
Final Rank:  54 Midterm Rank:  47
Position:  Defenseman Shoots:  Right
Height:  6' 1" Weight:  190
Born:  March 16, 1991    
Birthplace:  Anchorage, AK, USA
• A defensive-defenseman, Wrenn captained the U.S. Under-18 team to a 2009 World Championship gold medal and in his second year in the National Team Development Program, he totaled 17 points (6-11-17) in 60 games.

• He has committed to the University of Denver for the fall of 2009.

• Before the U.S. NTDP, he played 64 games for the LA Selects and notes that winning the AAA National Championship was one of his memorable hockey achievements “because it made leaving home at 14 years old worth it”.

• An Anchorage, Alaska native, he played on his first hockey team with the Boys and Girls Club after he learned to skate with a friend at the age of seven.

• His grandfather, John Kenneth Powell, played in the National Football League for the Pittsburgh Steelers.

• His childhood idol was Joe Sakic and he credits his dad for having the most influence on his career – “he does a lot for the family and I’d do anything to make him proud”.

• If he could have dinner with three people it would be cyclist Lance Armstrong as well as Ultimate Fighter’s Brock Lesnar and Forest Griffen - “they’re all warriors”.

NEWS ARTICLES

WRENN LEADING THE U-18’S ON AND OFF THE ICE


FAVORITES

NHL Team: Anaheim Ducks
NHL Player: Dion Phaneuf
Shootout move: “Fake forehand, backhand, back to forehand and top shelf.”
Goal celebration: “Point to God.”
Video game: NHL ‘09
Movie: The Boondock Saints
TV Show: Sports Center
Actor: Denzel Washington
Group: Breaking Benjamin
Website: NHL.com
Book: Lone Survivor
Pump-up song: “Don’t Tread On Me” by Metallica
Home cooked meal: Dad’s halibut burgers
Sport (other than hockey): UFC
Activity away from the rink: Fishing
Place to shop: Buckle

 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2007-2008
USA U-17
USHL
63
0
7
7
65
2008-2009
USA U-18
USHL
51
3
11
14
83






SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

PACIFIC DIVISION
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 LAK 51 31 17 3 135 117 65
2 SJS 51 27 20 4 147 138 58
3 ANA 50 25 18 7 111 115 57
4 ARI 52 24 22 6 138 161 54
5 VAN 52 20 20 12 120 142 52
6 CGY 51 23 25 3 134 148 49
7 EDM 54 21 28 5 132 164 47

STATS

2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Pavelski 51 25 26 17 51
B. Burns 51 18 26 -13 44
J. Thornton 51 11 33 16 44
P. Marleau 51 15 17 -17 32
J. Ward 49 15 16 -9 31
M. Vlasic 48 7 21 9 28
T. Hertl 50 10 16 5 26
J. Donskoi 46 8 15 0 23
J. Braun 49 1 17 9 18
C. Tierney 49 6 10 -8 16
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
M. Jones 24 15 3 .913 2.43
A. Stalock 3 5 1 .894 2.76
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