9 Danny Biega
9 Danny Biega
Height: 6-0
Weight: 202
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Montreal, Que.
High School: Salisbury School (Conn.)
Position: Defenseman
Draft: Carolina Hurricanes
Bats/Throws: Right

Selected in the third round (67th pick overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft by the Carolina Hurricanes.

Freshman (2009-10) Stats
ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week (March 8) ... Led Harvard defensemen with five goals ... Registered four goals in five games late in the regular season and during the playoffs ... Often paired with Chris Huxley and occasionally with older brother Alex Biega ... Led Harvard to two-game road sweep of Princeton in first round of ECAC Hockey playoffs (March 5-6), posting three points and a +4 rating ... Was not on the ice for a goal against and contributed to a 9-for-9 penalty killing effort in the series ... Scored first goal to start two-goal, third-period comeback in first game of Princeton series and added a highlight-reel goal and an assist in Game 2 ... Scored in third period at St. Lawrence (Feb. 27) ... Netted first career home goal to bring Harvard within one in third period against Colgate (Feb. 20) ... Assisted on Harvard's first goal at Yale (Feb. 6) ... Scored first career goal on an empty net to seal Harvard win and No. 13 Union's first league loss (Jan. 22) ... Registered first career point with an assist in 3-1 win against Quinnipiac (Dec. 29) ... Made collegiate debut in season-opening win at Dartmouth (Oct. 30).

Before Harvard
Captained Salisbury School to a New England prep title in 2009, his second year with the team ... Named Defenseman of the Year and a New England Prep All-Star ... Named an "A" prospect by National Hockey League Central Scouting ... Lettered two years in hockey and junior year in soccer and crew ... Earned academic honors throughout his time at Salisbury.

Along with brothers Alex and Michael, part of the second set of three brothers to play for the Crimson at the same time. The last set was Mark '00, Steve '01 and Dominic Moore '03 in 1999-2000 ... Alex and Michael also led Salisbury to a New England title, in 2006 ... Interests include kitesurfing, wakeboarding, surfing and snowboarding.

Career Highs
Points - 2 one goal, one assist at Princeton, March 6, 2010, ECAC Hockey first round
Goals - 1 five times, most recently at St. Lawrence, Feb. 27, 2010
Assists - 1 four times, most recently at Cornell, March 12, 2010, ECAC Hockey quarterfinal
Point Streak - 4 Feb. 27-March 12, 2010

Career Stats

Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG
2009-10................ 32 5 4 9 45 .111 18-47 -5 2 0 0
TOTAL................... 32 5 4 9 45 .111 18-47 -5 2 0 0