Ryan Grimshaw (D)
Signed a 25-Game Professional Tryout with the Rochester Americans on January 11, 2014.
2012-13: Recorded one assist and 13 PIM in 16 games with the Toronto Marlies (AHL)… Scored three goals and added three assists for six points in 23 contests with the ECHL’s Trenton Titans… Appeared in two Kelly Cup Playoff games for the South Carolina Stingrays
2011-12: Appeared in three regular season games with the Amerks and dressed for all three postseason contests… Made his professional playoff debut in Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals at Toronto on 4/19… Was +2 in his Amerk/AHL debut at Hamilton on 4/07… Signed an ATO with Rochester on 4/06… Played in three games for the ECHL’s Trenton Titans, recording four shots in his professional debut against Elmira on 3/28… Completed his senior season at Harvard University (ECAC), registering eight assists and 27 PIM in 34 games while serving as team captain… Led the Crimson to their best regular-season finish (third) and tournament finish (second) since 2008… Logged assist on Alex Killorn’s goal in Beanpot consolation defeat of Northeastern on 2/13… Assisted on tying goal by Eric Kroshus in third period comeback to defeat Brown on 1/28… Picked up an assist in tie at No. 18 North Dakota on 12/30… Took point shot that led to tying goal in comeback from four goals down to defeat New Hampshire on 11/22… Registered assists against Princeton on 11/04 and at St. Lawrence 11/19… Finished his four-year collegiate career at Harvard with 26 points (4+22) and 85 PIM in 121 games for the Crimson… 2010-11: Skated in all 34 games for the Crimson… Part of a Harvard power-play that ranked second in ECAC play (22.7 percent) and tied for 18th nationally (19.4 percent)… Logged assists in first and third games of ECAC Hockey quarterfinal series at Dartmouth (March 11-13)… Scored in Beanpot consolation win against No. 15 Boston University (Feb. 14)… Posted a +2 rating in 6-2 win against Colgate (Jan. 28)… Scored first goal of the season at Boston University (Jan. 15)… 2009-10: An ECAC Hockey All-Academic selection... Tied for fifth on the team and second among defensemen with eight assists, skating in 30 games... Assisted on Michael Del Mauro's game-winning goal in third-period comeback from two-goal deficit to defeat Princeton in first game of ECAC Hockey first-round playoff series… Contributed to Harvard's 9-for-9 penalty killing in the series… Assisted on Danny Biega's third-period goal at St. Lawwrence (Feb. 27)… Registered an assist on Conor Morrison's goal against Northeastern in the Beanpot (Feb. 8)… Scored first goal of the season at No. 8 Yale (Feb. 6)… Recorded two assists in 3-2 win against No. 5 Yale (Jan. 12)… Assisted on Harvard's first goal in 3-1 win against No. 8 Quinnipiac (Dec. 29)… Recorded assists in both games of Colgate-Cornell road trip (Nov. 6-7)… 2008-09: An ECAC Hockey All-Academic selection… Skated in 23 games, missing eight due to injury… Logged first collegiate point to give Harvard a third-period lead in 5-5 tie at Dartmouth (Jan. 25)… Added assists in wins against Colgate (Feb. 13) and Quinnipiac (Feb. 27)… Both helpers came on goals by Michael Biega, with the assist against Quinnipiac, helping the Crimson tie the game in an eventual 2-1 win… Had a plus or even rating in 15 of 23 games… 2006-08: Scored four goals and added five assists for nine points in 41 total games over two seasons with the USNTDP Under-18 Team… Voted an assistant captain for the U.S. National Under-17 Team… Won three gold medals, one silver and one bronze with the NTDP… Finished 2008 season with bronze at the U-18 World Championship, leading Team USA and ranking in the tournament's top three in plus/minus
Graduated from Pioneer High School while playing two years in the U.S. National Team Development Program... The Rochester native spent his freshman year at Greece Athena High School and sophomore year at Salisbury School… Helped Salisbury win New England titles in hockey and lacrosse as a sophomore… Also played fullback and linebacker on the Salisbury football team… Played on Athena varsity hockey team in seventh, eighth and ninth grades… Started in hockey and lacrosse as a freshman… Graduated in top five percent of class at Pioneer after receiving first honors every trimester at Salisbury