2019-20 National Junior Team

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Alexis Lafreniere
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Position
Forward
Date of Birth
10-11-2001
HT/WT
6'1 / 194
Shoots
L
Hometown
Saint-Eustache, Qc
Club Team
Rimouski (QMJHL)
Teams
2020 IIHF World Junior Championship - Canada
2019 National Junior Team Sport Chek Summer Development Camp - Canada
2019 IIHF World Junior Championship - Canada
2019 IIHF World Junior Championship - Pre-Tournament - Canada
2018 National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp - Canada
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup - Canada
2018-19 National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team Selection Camp - Red
2018 IIHF U18 World Championship - Canada
2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge - Canada Red
2017 National Under-17 Development Camp - Green

Biography

HOCKEY CANADA BACKGROUND

Attended Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Summer Development Camp in Plymouth, Mich., in August 2019 … Played for Canada’s National Junior Team at the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship in Vancouver and Victoria, B.C., finishing sixth … Captained Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team to a gold medal at the 2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup in Edmonton and Red Deer, Alta. … Played for Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team at the 2018 IIHF U18 World Championship in Russia, finishing fifth … Won a silver medal with Canada Red at the 2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Dawson Creek and Fort St. John, B.C. … Attended Canada’s national under-17 development camp in Calgary, Alta., in July 2017

HOCKEY BACKGROUND

Rimouski’s first-round selection, first overall, in the 2017 QMJHL Entry Draft … 2019-20: Captain with Rimouski … Tied a career high with five points (1G 4A) on Oct. 20 vs. Quebec and Dec. 6 vs. Val-d’Or (3G 2A) … 2018-19: Led Rimouski in scoring … Third in QMJHL scoring … Second in the QMJHL in assists … Ninth in the QMJHL in plus/minus (+52) … Named CHL Player of the Year … Won the Trophée Michel-Brière as QMJHL MVP … Won the Trophée Paul-Dumont as QMJHL personality of the year … Named to the QMJHL First All-Star Team … Set a career high with five points (1G 4A) on Oct. 8 vs. Shawinigan … 2017-18: Led Rimouski in scoring … Led Rimouski in rookie scoring … Ninth in QMJHL scoring … Third in QMJHL rookie scoring … Named CHL Rookie of the Year … Named QMJHL Rookie of the Year … Won the Trophée Michel-Bergeron as QMJHL offensive rookie of the year … Nominated for the Trophée Paul-Dumont as QMJHL personality of the year … Named to the QMJHL First All-Star Team … Named to the QMJHL All-Rookie Team … Minor Hockey: Lists Stéphane Gagné as his favourite minor hockey coach … Won a silver medal with Quebec Blue at the 2017 QMJHL Gatorade Challenge … Led the LHMAAAQ in goals, assists and points in 2016-17 … Named LHMAAAQ MVP in 2016-17 … Won the Trophée Mario-Lemieux as LHMAAAQ top prospect in 2016-17 … Named to the LHMAAAQ First All-Star Team in 2016-17 … Won a gold medal at Coupe Dodge provincials (Bantam AAA) with the Seigneurs de Laurentides-Lanaudière in 2016

PERSONAL

Son of Hugo and Nathalie … Has one sister, Lori-Jane … Favourite NHL team growing up: Chicago Blackhawks … Favourite player: Patrick Kane

Statistics

Games Played
P
G
Assists
PIM
5
10
4
6
2

Tournament Game Log

Date
Points
Goals
Assists
PIM
Jan 05, 2020
2
0
2
0
Jan 04, 2020
2
2
0
0
Jan 02, 2020
2
1
1
2
Dec 28, 2019
0
0
0
0
Dec 26, 2019
4
1
3
0

Past Events

Event
GP
P
G
A
PIM
2020 IIHF World Junior Championship (Pre)
5
3
0
3
0
2019 National Junior Team Sport Chek Summer Development Camp
2
2
0
2
0
2020 IIHF World Junior Championship
10
11
5
6
4
2018 National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp
2
0
0
0
0
2018-19 National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team Selection Camp
3
0
0
0
2
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup (Pre)
1
0
0
0
2
2018 IIHF U18 World Championship (Pre)
2
3
2
1
0
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup
5
11
5
6
2
2018 IIHF U18 World Championship
5
6
4
2
2
2017 National Under-17 Development Camp
3
0
0
0
2
2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (Pre)
1
0
0
0
0
2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge
6
6
3
3
0
Videos
Photos
2020 WJC: CAN 4 – RUS 3 (Gold Medal)
Thomas got the GWG with 3:58 left and Canada came back to win gold.
2020 WJC: CAN 5 – FIN 0 (Semifinal)
Hofer posted a 32-save shutout, backstopping Canada to the final.
2020 WJC: CAN 6 – SVK 1 (Quarter-final)
Hayton had two goals and an assist to lead Canada into the semis.
2020 WJC: CAN 7 – CZE 2 (Preliminary)
Canada scored five times on the PP to claim top spot in Group B.