Career Notes: Four-year letterwinner (2001-05) Tallied 50 goals and 52 assists for 102 points in 156 career games Registered 12 power-play markers and seven game winners among his 50 goals.
2004-05: Played in 35 games, recording 5-9--14 totals Missed the Minnesota game (Nov. 27), Bowling Green (Dec. 3-4) and Notre Dame (Dec. 10-11) series after suffering a knee injury vs. Wisconsin (Nov. 26) Recorded two assists vs. New Hampshire (Oct. 17) for first multiple-point game of season Scored first goal of the season on the power play in 5-2 win over Nebraska-Omaha (Oct. 29) Tallied a goal and an assist in State's 4-3 OT win vs. New Hampshire (Dec. 29) after missing five games with a knee injury Scored State's second goal in 4-0 win at Miami (Jan. 7) Third multiple-point game of the season with game winner and assist vs. Western Michigan (Jan. 15) Tallied a goal and an assist vs. Lake Superior State (Jan. 21) Drew an assist on State's second goal in 6-5 OT loss at Alaska Fairbanks (Feb. 11) With an assist on State's fourth goal, reached the century club in win over Ohio State (Feb. 18) Picked up an assist on State's first goal in 2-1 win over Miami (March 12) in the first round of the CCHA playoffs.
2003-04: Tallied 22-18--40 totals in 42 games to rank second on MSU in scoring Tied for sixth in the CCHA overall scoring race Led MSU and the CCHA and was 12th in the country with 22 goals Became the first Spartan since John Nail (2000-01) to register 20 goals in a season Had a goal and an assist vs. Findlay (Oct. 10) Two goals vs. Western Michigan (Oct. 24) Posted 1-2--3 totals at Western Michigan (Oct. 25) Tallied empty-net goal to seal win at Ferris State (Nov. 1) and added an assist for his fourth multiple-point game of the season Empty-net goal and an assist in 3-1 win over Notre Dame (Nov. 7) First career hat trick vs. Wayne State (Nov. 21) and also added an assist to equal career-best with four points Scored MSU's lone goal vs. Minnesota and Wisconsin in College Hockey Showcase Tallied game-winning marker on the power play in 2-0 blanking of Michigan (Dec. 6) Registered a goal and an assist vs. Boston College in GLI title game (Dec. 28) Scored first goal in eight games on the power play vs. Miami (Jan. 31) Added a goal in 8-5 win at LSSU (Feb. 5) Tallied a pair of goal at Alaska Fairbanks (Feb. 13) Posted 1-2--3 totals in two-game sweep of UNO (Feb. 20-21) Tallied game-winning goal with 5:36 left in 1-0 blanking of Michigan (March 5) Equaled career best with three assists vs. Ferris State (March 12) Scored MSU's third goal in 5-3 win over Ferris State (March 13).
2002-03: Played in 38 games with 13-18--31 totals to rank sixth on team in scoring Scored first goal of season at Ohio State (Nov. 16) Registered MSU's first goal at Minnesota (Nov. 29) First multiple-point game of season with a goal and an assist at Ferris State (Dec. 6) Assisted on Jim Slater's game-winning goal vs. Michigan Tech (Dec. 29) Tallied a pair of goals at Lake Superior State (Jan. 4) and again with a pair of goals in 6-2 win over Alaska Fairbanks (Jan. 11) His first goal was the game winner, while his second goal was a shorthanded tally vs. UAF Tallied a goal in 5-2 win over UNO (Jan. 17) Registered a power play goal in 2-1 win at Notre Dame (Jan. 24) Scored game-winning goal in 3-2 win vs. Miami (Feb. 1), also drew an assist on MSU's second goal Added power play goal and an assist in 6-3 win at BGSU (Feb. 8) Drew the lone assist on game-winning goal in 4-0 win at Michigan (Feb. 28) Career-best four-point night (two goals, two assists) in 8-5 win vs. Western Michigan (March 8) Equaled his career best with a pair of assists vs. UAF (March 14) Miss the CCHA Quarterfinal game due to injury.
2001-02: Played in all 41 games as a freshman, adding 10 goals and seven assists for 17 points Ranked second among Spartan rookies with 10 goals Scored first career point in MSU's win vs. Lake Superior State (Oct. 11) Notched first goal of Spartan career at Nebraska-Omaha (Oct. 27) Has two game-winning goals on the season (at Northern Michigan, Dec. 8 and at Miami, Feb. 22) Recorded first multi-goal effort and added an assist in MSU win vs. Bowling Green (March 8).
PRIOR TO MSU: Spent the 2000-01 campaign with the Prince George Spruce Kings of the British Columbia Hockey League Scored 27-27--54 in just 29 games Led the Spruce Kings with seven game-winning goals His 27 markers ranked second among Prince George skaters Named to the 2001 BCHL Interior Conference Second Team Also captured Interior Conference's Most Sportsmanlike Player Award Honored as BCHL Player of the Week (Feb. 26) after scoring 7-4--11 and notching three game-winning goals in three games Member of the team that represented the BCHL at the 2000 Viking Cup.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 1, 1980 Parks and recreation major Attended both Chetwynd Secondary and Prince George Secondary Favorite NHL team: Detroit Red Wings Favorite NHL Player: Steve Yzerman Son of Richard Lalonde and Shannon Dutchak Says his father is his biggest hockey influence "because he pushes me to better myself in all aspects of life."
Career Statistics YEAR GP G A PTS PPG SHG GWG +/- PEN-MIN 2001-02 41 10 7 17 3 0 2 +4 4-8 2002-03 38 13 18 31 4 2 2 +4 5-10 2003-04 42 22 18 40 4 0 2 +25 9-18 2004-05 35 5 9 14 1 0 1 -6 3-6 TOTALS 156 50 52 102 12 2 7 +27 21-42