28 Antoine Laganiere
28 Antoine Laganiere
Height: 6-4
Weight: 197
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ile Cadieux, Quebec
High School: Deerfield Academy
Position: F

Bulldog Best: 3 goals in ECAC first-round playoff finale vs. Princeton junior year.

2011-12: Second on team with 19 goals... Fourth with 33 points... ECAC Player of Week in March for five goals in conference playoff series vs. Princeton... Points in last six games... Goals in five of last six... Seven goals in March (6 GP)... Academic All-ECAC Hockey.

2010-11: Played in 25 games... Second among Yale sophomores with five goals and 13 points... Scored goals in both the semifinal and final of the ECAC Tournament... Academic All-ECAC.

2009-10: Played in all 34 games and led freshman with seven goals... Two multiple-point games.

Before Yale: Played two winters for Deerfield Academy and had 68 points in 58 games as a center... Skated with Chateauguay Patriots in the Midget AAA in Quebec for two years... His 2005-06 team won the provincial title and finished third at the national championships... Had 48 points in 64 games and was second among rookies with 22 post-season points... Earned MVP honors at all-star game... Drafted in fifth round by Quebec Major Junior Team... Had 50 points in 47 games while serving as assistant captain in 2006-07... Won Governor General Award for best GPA in graduating class at Patriotes-de-Beauharnois High School... Won the de la Medaille D'Or" as one of the top two students in the Midget AAA circuit... Won the TELUS Cup for best student-athlete in the league...

Personal: Antoine Charles Laganiere is the son of Michel Laganiere and Janet Crosby... Accomplished piano player who also plays guitar. Economics major.