Daniel Spivak

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Daniel Spivak
Born (1988-08-09) 9 August 1988 (age 25)
Netanya, Israel
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
ECHL team Gwinnett Gladiators
National team  Israel
Playing career 2005–present

Daniel Spivak (born 9 August 1988) is a Canadian amateur ice hockey defenceman. He played college ice hockey for the Rochester Institute of Technology, which plays in Atlantic Hockey, part of the NCAA's Division I. Born in Netanya, Israel, he also played for the Israel national ice hockey team in the 2009 IIHF World Championship Division II.

Before enrolling at RIT as a Business/Finance major, he played four seasons for the Stouffville Spirit of the Ontario Provincial Junior Hockey League.

As of December 2012, he is currently playing for the Fort Worth Brahmas in Fort Worth, Texas.

Personal life[edit]

Spivak, who is Jewish,[1] lives in Thornhill, Ontario; his parents are Zeev and Rakela Spivak, and he has four brothers. He attended Thornhill Secondary School.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2008–2009 RIT Tigers NCAA: AHA 13 0 1 1 15 3 0 0 0 6
2009–2010 RIT Tigers NCAA: AHA 25 0 0 0 28 7 0 0 0 0
2010–2011 RIT Tigers NCAA: AHA 32 0 2 2 51 4 0 0 0 12
2011–2012 RIT Tigers NCAA: AHA
NCAA Totals 70 0 3 3 94 14 0 0 0 18

International play[edit]

International statistics[edit]

Year Team Comp GP G A Pts PIM
2005 Israel WC-II 5 0 2 1 6
2006 Israel WC-I 5 0 0 0 14
2007 Israel WC-II 4 0 1 1 0
2008 Israel WC-II 5 0 5 5 4
2009 Israel WC-II 5 1 2 3 2
2010 Israel WC-II 4 1 1 2 4
2011 Israel WC-III 4 0 10 10 0

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Professional Hockey Review: 2012–13". Jewish Sports Review 8 (95): 2. January–February 2013. 
  2. ^ [1]

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