James Sixsmith (LW)
ACQUIRED: Signed by the Sound Tigers on October 6, 2008
Last Season: Tallied 16 points in 22 games with the Cincinnati Cyclones...Played 17 games with the AHL's Milwaukee Admirals, scoring one goal and one assist...Appeared in one game in the Calder Cup playoffs.
2006-07: Served as Crusaders captain...Played in all 35 games for Holy Cross, earning his fourth varsity letter...Finished his collegiate career with 48 goals and 104 assists for 152 points in 142 games...Holds the Crusaders record for points in a career...During the season, scored career-high 17 goals and added career-best 30 assists for 47 points...Averaged 1.38 points per game, fifth-best in collegiate hockey...Had 14 multiple point games...Registered a five assist game in a 6-2 win over Canisius on Nov. 4... Received the John P. Cooney Memorial Award as the senior who exceeds expectations in Courage, loyalty and dedication to Holy Cross hockey...2005-06: Played in all 39 games, scoring twelve goals and adding 28 assists for 40 points...Named Atlantic Hockey Tournament MVP with seven points - three goals and four assists - during the three games of the playoffs…Twice was named Atlantic Hockey Player of the Week...2004-05: Saw action in all 36 games, tallying nine goals and 28 assists for 37 points...The 28 assists were the second-most in Atlantic Hockey...Eight multiple point games, including pair of two goal efforts...Earned first of his two Atlantic Hockey All-Academic team selections…2003-04: Had four multiple point games, including a pair in the Atlantic Hockey championship win over Sacred Heart on March 20...Named to the Atlantic Hockey All-Freshman team