Zach O'Brien (RW)
||St. John's, NL
2013-14 Season: Played 49 games in his debut season for the Monarchs...Scored 29 points (10+19=29) including two power play goals...Finished with a plus/minus rating of plus-9 and had four total penalty minutes...Recorded first four-point game (2-2=4) on March 14, 2014 against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers...Netted two goals in the 2014 Calder Cup Playoffs in four games.
Career Highlights: Led the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League’s Acadie-Bathurst Titans with 47 goals, 45 assists, and 92 points in 66 games...Named the Titans’ Most Valuable Player and Top Offensive Player of the Year...Named the Canadian Hockey League’s Player of the Week with six goals and six assists for 12 points, and a plus-11 rating in three games for the week ending on January 6, 2013. Led the Titans with 50 goals and 101 points (50-51=101) in 63 games during the 2011-12 season...Ranked second on the team with 51 assists...Made his American Hockey League debut with the St. John’s IceCaps on April 8, 2012...Held scoreless in one game with the IceCaps...Ranked fourth on the Titans with 29 goals and 65 points (29-36=65) in 58 games during the 2010-11 season...Collected 126 goals, 133 assists, 259 points, and two penalty minutes in 190 career games with the Titans from 2009-13..Skated in 186 consecutive games without being called for a penalty...Lone penalty of his junior career, an interference call, came on February 19, 2013...Recorded an assist in two games with the QMJHL’s Rouyn-Noranda Huskies during the 2009-10 season.
Transactions: Signed an amateur tryout agreement with the St. John’s IceCaps on April 6, 2012...Inked a professional tryout agreement with the Monarchs on November 15, 2013.