28 Ryan Hitchcock
28 Ryan Hitchcock
Height: 5-10
Weight: 170
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Manhassett, NY
High School: U.S. National Team
Position: F

2014-15: Martin Dwyer III Award as Yale's rookie MVP... Led all newcomers with 15 points… Finished third among all skaters with 12 assists… Played in all 33 games… Named Ivy League Rookie of the Year… Had a goal and two points in a win over Vermont.

With USA NTDP: Played 2012-13 and 2013-14 seasons… Scored 26 goals and had 82 points in 109 games over the two winters… Notched 8-11-19 in 38 games in 2012-13… Played in 2013 All-American Prospects Game… Attended Pioneer High School in Ann Arbor, Mich… High honor roll.

International Experience: Played on gold medalist U.S. U18 squad at 2014 World Championships… Played with Dylan Larkin, the cousin of his Yale classmate and teammate, Adam Larkin… Scored game-winning goal against Sweden in semifinal at the world tournament… Recorded 5-18-23 in 20 games for the U18 team.

With New Jersey Rockets: Played one season and had 19-29-48 in 24 games… 2012 MJHL MVP… 2012 MJHL champions.

With Long Island Gulls: Had 46 goals and 101 points over four seasons.

Off the Ice:

  • Community service projects volunteer in Ann Arbor that included building walkways for retirement homes and visiting patients in the war veteran hospital
  • Volunteer with special education school children

Personal: Ryan Hitchcock is the son of Mia and Kent Hitchcock… In final rankings from NHL Central Scouting. 

Current Stats


Oct. 2014 Feature Story on hockeythisweek.com