Alden Hirschfeld (C)
Grand Rapids Griffins
2014-15: Appeared in 12 games with Grand Rapids and potted one goal and one assist…Earned his first point of the season, an assist, 10/24/14 vs. LE…Notched his lone regular season goal, which was also the game-winner, 4/16/15 at LE…Scored the series-clinching goal in Game 5 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals, 5/3/15 vs. TOR…Spent a majority of the season with the ECHL’s Toledo Walleye and ranked sixth on the team in scoring with 44 points (11-33—44) in 58 games…Collected three goals and six assists within a five-game span, 11/22/14-12/6/14…Contributed three assists, 1/25/15 vs. WHL…Notched one goal and a career-high five assists in one game, 2/22/15 vs. GWT…Put up one goal in seven games during the Kelly Cup Playoffs, helping the Walleye to the Eastern Conference Finals versus the South Carolina Stingrays.
2013-14: Logged 49 games with the ECHL’s Toledo Walleye, garnering 29 points (9-20—29) and 14 penalty minutes…Ranked among Walleye leaders with 20 assists (2nd), 29 points (6th), three power play goals (T5th) and 138 shots on goal (1st)…Picked up two goals and two assists along a four-game point streak, 11/9/13-11/15/13…Chipped in two assists, 12/7/13 at EVN…Potted three points (1-2—3) and seven shots on goal, 1/11/14 at WHL…Suited up for 13 games with the Griffins and notched two points (1-1—2) and seven PIM…Made his Griffins debut, 1/25/14 at TEX…Earned his first point (assist) as a Griffin, 1/26/14 at SA.
2012-13: Made his professional debut with the ECHL’s South Carolina Stingrays, 10/13/12 vs. GWT…Collected eight points (4-4—8) in 18 regular season games with South Carolina…Tallied one assist and two PIM in four ECHL playoff games…Earned two assists and three shots on goal in his second game with the Stingrays, 10/19/12 at GRN…Spent a majority of his season with the AHL’s Providence Bruins, notching eight points (4-4—8) and 20 PIM in 37 contests…Scored his first AHL point and goal, 11/24/12 at STJ…Enjoyed a two-point game (1-1—2), 11/30/12 vs. CT…Accrued a career-high seven PIM with simultaneous kneeing and fighting calls, 12/1/12 at POR.