Jacques Lamoureux

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Jacques Lamoureux
Born (1986-06-14) June 14, 1986 (age 28)
Grand Forks, ND, USA
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 183 lb (83 kg; 13 st 1 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Left
ECHL team Alaska Aces
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2011–present

Jacques Lamoureux (born June 14, 1986) is an American professional ice hockey player who previously played for the Alaska Aces in the ECHL. A graduate of the United States Air Force Academy, he is also a contracting officer in the United States Air Force assigned to the 673rd Contracting Squadron at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Alaska.[1][2]

Prior to turning professional, Lamoureux played four years of NCAA's Division I college hockey in the Atlantic Hockey conference playing with the Air Force Falcons.

Family[edit]

The Lamoureux family has six siblings who all play ice hockey at an elite level. Jacques older brother, Jean-Philippe, born 1984, is currently playing professional hockey in Austria with the HDD Olimpija Ljubljana. His younger brother, Pierre-Paul, born 1987, played three years of defence in the Western Hockey League with the Red Deer Rebels. His youngest brother, Mario, born 1988, is an NCAA defenceman at the University of North Dakota. His twin sisters Jocelyne and Monique, born 1989, both won silver medals with Team USA at the 2010 Winter Olympics, and are currently both forwards with the woman's NCAA team at the University of North Dakota.[3]

Awards and honours[edit]

Award Year
All-Atlantic Hockey First Team 2008-09
AHCA East Second-Team All-American 2008–09
All-Atlantic Hockey First Team 2009-10 [4]
All-Atlantic Hockey Second Team 2010-11

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Meet your military Olympians | Military Times". militarytimes.com. 2014-07-09. Retrieved 2014-07-14. 
  2. ^ This story was written by Senior Airman Christopher Gross. "Feature - 2011 Academy grad is 'Aces' at Elmendorf-Richardson". Usafa.af.mil. Retrieved 2014-07-14. 
  3. ^ A big-time hockey family: Flames goalie has five siblings playing hockey at high levels
  4. ^ Elite Prospects

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Josh Kassel
Atlantic Hockey Player of the Year
2008-09
Succeeded by
Cory Conacher
Preceded by
Simon Lambert
Atlantic Hockey Regular Season Scoring Trophy
2008-09
Succeeded by
Cory Conacher
Preceded by
Cameron Burt
Atlantic Hockey Most Valuable Player in Tournament
2011
Succeeded by
Jason Torf