Ben Winnett 16
Ben Winnett

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
New Westminster, B.C.

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 179

Position:
F

Birthdate:
04/03/1989

Experience:
TOR

S/G:
R


09/04/2014

My Michigan: Winning

My Michigan: Winning

Through June 20, 2011

Senior (2010-11) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Helped Michigan win Great Lakes Invitational, CCHA regular season championship, and reach the NCAA Frozen Four title game ... Scored a goal in back-to-back games for first time of career at the Frozen Four, including game-winner vs. North Dakota in semifinal; All-Frozen Four Team ... Registered one assist in The Big Chill at the Big House vs. Michigan State (Dec. 30) ... Recipient of the Michael Comrie Endowed Hockey Scholarship and the Dick and Lynn McCord Hockey Scholarship Fund.

Junior (2009-10) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Helped Michigan win CCHA Tournament, reach quarterfinal round of the NCAA Tournament ... Set single-season career high in assists (8), points (14), power-play goals (3) and multi-point games ... Scored two goals, including first career power-play tally, to register first career multi-goal and multi-point game at Lake Superior State (Oct. 31) ... 20th career assist at Michigan State (March 13) ... Recorded first multi-assist game of career vs. Western Michigan (Jan. 9) ... Recipient of the Tom & Connie Kinnear Scholarship for Men's Ice Hockey and Steve & Mary Kretschman Scholarship for Ice Hockey.

Sophomore (2008-09) ... Helped Michigan win Great Lakes Invitational, earn runner-up in both CCHA regular season and CCHA tournament, qualify for NCAA Tournament ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award ...Academic All-Big Ten ...Set single-season high in assists (7); tied career-high points (11) ...Tallied his first career shorthanded goal vs. Nebraska-Omaha (Feb. 13) ...Scored first game-winning goal of career vs. Michigan State in Great Lakes Invitational championship game (Dec. 28) ...Recipient of the Jim & Bonnie Reece Scholarship for Men's Ice Hockey.

Freshman (2007-08) ... Helped Michigan win Great Lakes Invitational, CCHA regular season, CCHA tournament and reach NCAA Frozen Four ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award ...Scored first career goal at Northern Michigan (Oct. 20) ... Notched first career point, assist vs. Minnesota (Oct. 13) ... Made his career debut against Boston College on Oct. 12, 2007... Recipient of the Andrew K. Abel and Tama D. Abel, M.D. Scholarship for Men's Ice Hockey.

Junior Team ... Skated for the British Columbia Hockey League's Salmon Arm Silverbacks in 2005-06 and 2006-07 ... In 2006-07, scored 27 goals and 30 assists for 57 points in 39 games ... Notched 14 power-play goals, one shorthanded goal and one game-winner ... Had 58 penalty minutes ... Earned a 3-7-10 line in 11 playoff games with two power-play markers ... Participated in 2007 BCHL All-Star Game ... Skated in 2007 Canadian Junior 'A' Hockey League Top Prospects Game... In 2005-06, tallied an 18-31-49 line in 60 contests ... Scored one power-play goal, one shorthanded goal and one game-winner ... Picked up 31 PIM ... Had a goal and an assist in 10 playoff games ... Named Silverbacks' rookie of the year.

National/International ... Earned gold medal for Team Canada West at the 2006 World Junior A Challenge ... Tallied three goals and two assists in four games.

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in psychology ... Graduated from New Westminster Secondary School in 2007 ... Drafted in the fourth round (No. 104 overall) by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.

Winnett's Career Highlights

Point Superlatives
Game:
2 (1g-1a, vs Colorado College, 12/30/2010)
2 (1g-1a, at Michigan State, 3/13/2010)
2 (0g-2a, vs. Alaska, 1/15/2010)
2 (0g-2a, vs. Western Michigan, 1/9/2010)
2 (1g-1a, vs. Minnesota, 11/27/2009)
2 (2g-0a, at Lake Superior State, 10/31/2009)
Multi-Point Games: 6 (2010-11 - 1, 2009-10 - 5)
Streak: 4 (1g-3a, 2/16/2008-2/29/2008)
First: assist vs. Minnesota in Ice Breaker, 10/13/2007

Goal Superlatives
Game:2 (at Lake Superior State, 10/31/2009)
Multi-Goal Games: 1 (2009-10 - 1)
Streak: 2 (2g, 4/7/2011-4/9/2011)
Game Winners: 3 (2010-2011 - 2, 2009-2010 - 0, 2008-09 - 1, 2007-08 - 0)
First: at Northern Michigan, 10/20/2007

Assist Superlatives
Game:
2 (vs. Alaska, 1/15/2010)
2 (vs. Western Michigan, 1/9/2010)
Multi-Assist Games: 2 (2009-10 - 2)
Streak:
2 (2a, 12/11/2010-12/30/2010)
2 (2a, 10/22/2010-10/23/2010)
2 (4a, 1/9/2010-1/15/2010)
2 (2a, 12/5/2008-12/6/2008)
First: vs. Minnesota in Ice Breaker, 10/13/2007

Year GP G A P PIM +/- PPG SHG GWG
2007-08 41 6 5 11 12 +6 0 0 0
2008-09 32 4 7 11 16 +7 0 1 1
2009-10 44 6 8 14 22 -8 3 0 0
2010-11 40 5 7 12
24
+5 1 0 2
Career 155 21 27 48 74 +10 4 1 3


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