Joakim Ryan



  • DOB: 6/17/1993
  • Ht: 5-11
  • Wt: 185
  • Shoots: L
  • Years on Team: 2
  • School: Cornell
  • Hometown: Rumson, New Jersey
  • Drafted: 2012 7th round #198

2016-17: Enters 2nd professional season 

2015-16: In his first full AHL season, led all Barracuda blueliners in points and plus/minus (+11)…Ranked 11th amongst rookie AHL d-men in points...Scored first AHL goal on Nov. 28 vs Texas in a 5-4 win… Ranked 1st on team with 3 points (three assists) in four playoff games

2014-15: Helped Cornell’s penalty kill finish first in the nation (91.1 percent)...A member of the league’s best power-play unit (tied) with a 20.3 percent success rate... Finished 2nd in assists (13) and 4th in points (14) on Cornell, despite an injury-shortened season (both categories ranked 1st among defensemen)...Finished his career at Cornell with 78 points (19-59=78) in 123 games, recording the most points from a defenseman since 2002-03...Named to the NCAA (ECAC) First All-Star Team and NCAA All-Ivy League First Team...Made his professional debut with Worcester on April 3 at Wilkes-Barre Scranton...Registered his first professional point (assist) with Worcester on April 7 at Portland

2013-14: Amongst all D-1 defenseman, he ranked 4th in goals per game (0.25) and 11th in points per game (0.75)…Selected to the All-Ivy League First Team, All-ECAC Hockey Second Team, and earned the Nicky Bawlf Award (Cornell MVP)…Appeared in all 32 games, finishing the season ranked T-2nd in points (24), and 3rd on the team in goals (8) assists (16) on his team

2012-13: T-3rd on the team in points (23) and ranked 1st overall in assists (20)…Also led the team in blocked shots (60) and PP points (11)… Ranked 6th in the nation in assists per game by defensemen (0.59 A/GP)…All-Ivy League Second Team selection

2011-12: Set a program record for goals scored by a freshman defenseman (7)…2nd amongst team defensemen in points (7-10=17)…Named ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week on Oct. 31…2010-11: Won the Clark Cup in Dubuque’s first year in the USHL…8th amongst league defensemen in points (3-29=32).

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