2019 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge

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Benjamin Gaudreau
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Position
Goaltender
Date of Birth
01-11-2003
HT/WT
6'2 / 175
Catches
L
Hometown
Corbeil, Ont
Teams
2021 IIHF U18 World Championship - Canada
2019 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge - Canada Black
2019 Canada Winter Games (Men) - Ontario

Biography

HOCKEY CANADA BACKGROUND

Played for Canada Black at the 2019 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Medicine Hat, Alta., and Swift Current, Sask., finishing eighth … Attended Canada’s national under-17 development camp in Calgary, Alta., in July 2019 … Attended the Program of Excellence goaltending camp in Calgary, Alta., in June 2019

HOCKEY BACKGROUND

Sarnia’s first-round selection, seventh overall, in the 2019 OHL Priority Selection … 2019-20: Fifth among OHL rookie goaltenders in save percentage (.890) … Sixth among OHL rookie goaltenders in saves (823) and minutes played (1,410) … Tied for sixth among OHL rookie goaltenders in wins (10) … Ninth among OHL rookie goaltenders in goals-against average (4.34) … Set a career high with 60 saves on Feb. 7 vs. Windsor … Minor Hockey: Lists Mike Stockfish as his favourite minor hockey coach … Won the GNML championship with the North Bay Trappers (U18 AAA) in 2019 … Led GNML goaltenders in goals-against average (1.13) in 2018-19 … Played for NOHA at the 2019 OHL Gold Cup, finishing sixth … Won a silver medal with Ontario at the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, Alta. … Won a bronze medal with North Bay at OHF provincials (U15 AAA) in 2017 … Won the NOHA championship (U15 AAA) with North Bay in 2017 … Named NOHA Top Goaltender (U15 AAA) in 2016-17

PERSONAL

Son of Robert and Charlotte … Has one sister, Paige … Favourite NHL team growing up: Montreal Canadiens … Favourite player: Carey Price

Past Events

Event
GP
W
L
Mins
SH
SAV
GA
SO
GAA
SAV%
1
0
0
20
9
9
0
0
0.00
1.000
2021 IIHF U18 World Championship
5
5
0
300
136
125
11
0
1.65
0.919
2019 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (Pre)
1
1
0
29
1
0
1
0
1.55
0.000
2019 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge
4
1
1
131
61
48
13
0
4.47
0.787
2019 Canada Winter Games (Men)
5
3
1
310
202
184
18
1
2.61
0.911
Videos
Photos
2018 U17: SWE 4 – CAN-R 3 SO (Bronze Medal)
Raymond scored the lone goal in the shootout to give Sweden bronze.
2018 U17: RUS 2 – FIN 1 (Gold Medal)
Gushchin and Kokhanin scored to give the Russians a fourth U17 gold.
2018 U17: RUS 6 – SWE 4 (Semifinal)
Ponomaryov had 2G 2A to help the Russians reach the gold medal game.
2018 U17: CZE 2 – USA 1 (7th Place)
Mysak had a goal and an assist to lead the Czechs to seventh place.