16 - Jordan Pietrus
Jordan Pietrus
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Winnipeg, MAN
High School: JH Bruns Collegiate
Position: F
Previous Team: Cedar Rapids Roughriders
S/C: R

2009-10 Captain

As a Junior in 2009: Played in 31 of 33 games … Finished fifth on the team in scoring with 13 points (5g, 8a) … Scored two power-play goals and one game-winning goal … Centered the Bears’ second line for the majority of the season … Won 298 of 615 faceoffs taken … Tallied two points against Yale, with an assist and a power-play goal ... Had his first career two-assist game with a pair in Brown’s 3-3 tie with Harvard, including one on the game-tying goal ... Posted an assist on the power-play against Yale ... Tallied an assist for the third straight game against UConn ... Notched an assist against PC ... Scored Brown’s first goal of the game at Minnesota ... Earned an assist in 4-1 win at Colgate ... Tied the Quinnipiac game at 1-1 with his third goal of the year ... Scored the gamewinning goal to give Brown a 3-1 lead in 3-2 win at Quinnipiac; named 1st star ... Notched an assist against #10 Cornell ... Gave Brown a 1-0 lead late in the first period, scoring at the tail end of a penalty kill in game one of the ECAC Quarterfinals at Yale ... One of 24 Bears named to the ECAC Hockey All-Academic Squad.

As a Sophomore in 2008: Played in 29 of 31 games, missing both due to injury … Finished the season with eight points (6g, 2a), including 2-2-4 totals in ECAC Hockey contests … Scored one power-play goal, one short-handed goal, and one game-winner … Also had a 34.2 faceoff percentage, winning 41 of 120 taken … Netted the first two goals of his career at #8 New Hampshire … Picked up an assist at Yale … Earned a point for the second straight game with his third goal of the year against Ferris State … Scored his first career power-play goal against Merrimack … Scored the game-winning goal, his first career short-handed tally, in 4-2 win over Harvard, earning 2nd star honors … Had an assist the next night in 4-3 victory over Dartmouth … Scored his sixth of the year in 5-4 win at Dartmouth … One of 21 Bears named to the ECAC Hockey All-Academic Team.

As a Freshman in 2007: Appeared in 17 games, earning two assists on the season … Posted his first career point with an assist in 6-6 tie with Colgate in his first career game ... Tallied an assist in 1-1 tie with UMass-Lowell at the Denver Cup ... One of 20 Bears named to the ECAC Hockey All-Academic Team.

Before Brown: Prior to his arrival at Brown, Pietrus played for Cedar Rapids for two seasons, helping to lead the RoughRiders to an Eastern Division Championship in 2006 as a team captain … Finished the season with 23 points (10g, 13a) and a “+8” rating in 59 games … Helped to lead the RoughRiders to an Eastern Division, Anderson Cup, and Clark Cup Championship in 2005 … Appeared in 49 games in 2005 and notched 25 points (14g, 11a) and a “+7” rating … Played for the Winnipeg Saints for two seasons, serving as an assistant captain in 2004 … Named First Team All-Star and Runner-Up for MJHL MVP in 2004 … Named Winnipeg Saints MVP and recipient of Hardest Worker Award … Notched 95 points (46g, 49a) in 64 games … Tallied 24 points (16g, 8a) in 63 games in 2003 … Earned Hardest Worker Award and Most Improved Player after first season with Winnipeg.

Personal: Jordan Matthew Pietrus is the son of Roman and Wendy Pietrus of Vermilion, Alberta … Born in 1985 … Jordan has a sister, Jennifer … Attended JH, Bruns Collegiate … Interests: Weight Lifting, Reading, Sports … Concentration: Commerce, Organizations, and Entrepreneurship.