How Acquired: Traded by Buffalo to Rush in exchange for Aaron Wilson and a second-round pick in the 2013 NLL Entry Draft.
Years NLL Experience: 3
Other teams played for in the NLL: Rochester Knighthawks
Hometown: Port Moody, BC
Birthday: August 8,1987
Occupation: Financial Advisor-Investors Group
College: Bellarmine University
2012 vs. the Rush: PLAYOFFS: Picked up two assists and three loose balls in 9-6 W vs. Edmonton in Champion’s Cup Final.
Career Highlights: Originally selected fifth overall in the 2010 NLL Entry Draft by Rochester … Drafted in the ninth round (49th overall) by Hamilton in 2011 MLL Supplemental Draft … Played NCAA field lacrosse with Bellarmine University, and rounded out his career with 44 assists - the third-best total in school history … Was team captain for senior season and team’s MVP for 2008 season … Played summer season for Maple Ridge (WLA) and finished tied for ninth in league scoring with 19 goals and 37 assists for 56 points including an eight-point game against Victoria … Named to WLA Second All-Star Team in 2010 after finishing fifth in league scoring with 73 points … Played in B.C. Junior League with Coquitlam and named Second Team All-Star after finishing third in league scoring with 74 points … Named provincial MVP in 2004 and 2005.
TV Show: The Simpsons
Movie: Forrest Gump
Food: Chicken Tacos
Hobbies: Wakeboarding, Surfing
RAPID FIRE QUESTIONS
It’s Sunday morning, what are you having for breakfast? Bacon and Eggs
If you didn’t do what you do for a living, what would you be? Travelling gypsy
Who’s your hero? My Mom
Twitter or Facebook? Twitter
Dogs or Cats? Dogs
If you could see one concert, what would it be? Bob Marley opening up for the Beatles
What’s the best thing about Edmonton? Other then the people, Whyte Avenue
What do you know about Edmonton? I think Gretzky played there for a bit
What’s the one gadget you can’t live without? My phone
Book or video game? Video games
What’s your culinary specialty? Sandwiches
Where do you like to vacation? Any where hot
How do you take your Tim Horton’s? Milk
Who’s the funniest person you know? Tie between my cousins Nate and Grant
What’s your dream car? Motorcycle with side car
What is your proudest moment? Winning the Mann and Champions cup
What’s the one thing you haven’t done that you’d love to do? Travel to Europe
If we’re buying, you’re having? Something reasonably priced
What are your words to live by? Be proud of who you are
What's the best movie you've seen recently? The Descendants
What traditions or rituals are important to your team? Quinlin loves to break it down any chance he gets too. I guess that’s the biggest ritual for the Rush right now
What was the first car you drove? My friend’s parents mini van
What music is played most often in your locker room? Rock
What's the first job you ever had? Dish washer
What's something you recently started liking? Pecans
If you could add one hour to your day, what would you do with it?f Spend it with friends
Which opponent is typically the toughest to play against? One who is bigger, stronger and faster then me.
What's your favorite quotation of all-time? “The best way to find out if you can trust someone is to trust them”-Heminway
What are your current must-watch TV shows? 60 Minutes, The Simpsons, A football life, 30 for 30.
Who is the one person you've met who left you completely starstruck? I recently met a girl in the Bahamas who left me pretty speechless.
What do you like to snack on during the day? Trail Mix
What's the number one team rule that all players need to adhere to? No one is bigger than the team
What's one thing you really enjoy, but wish you could do better? Play an instrument
Who is the funniest player on your team? Dilks