Jake Hauswirth

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Jake Hauswirth
Jake Hauswirth.jpg
Born (1988-02-16) February 16, 1988 (age 26)
Houghton, MI, USA
Height 6 ft 5 in (196 cm)
Weight 210 lb (95 kg; 15 st 0 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Left
CHL team
Former teams
Rapid City Rush
Texas Stars
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2009–present

Jake Hauswirth (born February 16, 1988) is an American professional ice hockey player who is currently playing for the Rapid City Rush in the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL).

Playing career[edit]

On May 26, 2009, Hauswirth was signed as a free agent by the Washington Capitals after completing his junior career with the Omaha Lancers of the United States Hockey League.[1] In his first professional season in 2009–10, Hauswirth was assigned to Capitals ECHL affiliate, the South Carolina Stingrays.

On February 28, 2011, Hauswirth was traded by the Capitals, along with a third round pick to the Florida Panthers for Dennis Wideman.[2] He was then transferred to the Panthers ECHL affiliate, the Cincinnati Cyclones.

On December 7, 2011, Hauswirth was traded to the Dallas Stars by Florida Panthers along with a 5th-round pick in the 2012 draft for Krys Barch and a 6th-round pick in the same draft.[3] He was then reassigned to the The Stars AHL affiliate Texas Stars.[4]

Hauswirth signed a one-year contract as a free agent with the Fort Wayne Komets of the ECHL on August 5, 2013.[5] After only 1 game with the Komets in the 2013–14 season, he was released and then signed for a second stint with the Ontario Reign. Hauswirth played 27 games with the Reign for 5 points before he was traded to the Orlando Solar Bears on January 29, 2014.[6]

On September 3, 2014, Hauswirth continued his minor league career in agreeing to a one-year contract to return to the CHL with the Rapid City Rush.[7]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2006–07 Marquette Rangers NAHL 55 21 19 40 74
2007–08 Omaha Lancers USHL 57 13 10 23 36 13 2 4 6 10
2008–09 Omaha Lancers USHL 58 28 24 52 22 3 1 0 1 0
2009–10 South Carolina Stingrays ECHL 62 17 27 44 24 2 0 1 1 0
2010–11 South Carolina Stingrays ECHL 37 10 4 14 8
2010–11 Cincinnati Cyclones ECHL 12 2 2 4 8
2011–12 Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees CHL 24 6 10 16 2
2011–12 Texas Stars AHL 19 0 1 1 8
2011–12 Idaho Steelheads ECHL 9 2 1 3 7
2012–13 Arizona Sundogs CHL 44 15 13 28 14
2012–13 Ontario Reign ECHL 6 1 0 1 0 10 2 2 4 2
2013–14 Fort Wayne Komets ECHL 1 0 0 0 0
2013–14 Ontario Reign ECHL 27 3 2 5 16
2013–14 Orlando Solar Bears ECHL 6 2 1 3 4
ECHL totals 160 37 37 74 67 12 2 3 5 2
AHL totals 19 0 1 1 8

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Hockey League (2010). The National Hockey League Official Guide & Record Book/2011. Triumph Books. p. 301. ISBN 978-1-60078-422-4. 
  2. ^ "Capitals acquire Wideman from Panthers". CBC Sports. 2011-02-28. Retrieved 2011-02-28. 
  3. ^ "Stars Trade Winger Barch to Panthers". TSN'. 2011-12-07. Retrieved 2011-12-07. 
  4. ^ "TEXAS ADDS RIGHT WING HAUSWIRTH". Texas Stars official web-site. 2011-12-15. Retrieved 2012-01-13. 
  5. ^ "2012 Playoff MVP Vaskivuo returns to Komet fold". Fort Wayne Komets. 2013-08-05. Retrieved 2013-08-05. 
  6. ^ "Hauswirth acquired from Ontario". Orlando Solar Bears. 2014-01-29. Retrieved 2014-01-29. 
  7. ^ "Rush add trio of young, talented forwards". Rapid City Rush. 2014-09-03. Retrieved 2014-09-03. 

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