28 Antoine Laganiere
28 Antoine Laganiere
Height: 6-4
Weight: 215
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ile Cadieux, QUE
High School: Deerfield Academy
Position: F
Major: Economics
Residential College: Ezra Stiles

Bulldog Best: 3 goals in ECAC first-round playoff finale vs. Princeton in March 2012... His 34 goals over the last two years were the most by any Bulldog and the third-best mark for an ECAC player over that period... Finished with 46 goals, 85 points in 122 games... Signed by Anaheim on April 16.

2012-13 (National Championship Season): His 15th and final goal of the year helped Yale win its Frozen Four Semifinal against UMass Lowell... Third on team in goals and points (29)... Had 2-1-3 at Dartmouth and vs. Brown... Second-team All-Ivy... ECAC Player of Week on Jan. 21... Academic All-Ivy League.

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).

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.


hockeysfuture.com feature on Laganiere

New Haven Register article featuring Laganiere


2009-10 25 7 3 10 18
2010-11 25 5 8 13 14
2011-12 35 19 14 33 45
2012-13 37 15 14 29 58
Total 122 46 39 85 135