Vauclair with Team Switzerland in 2011
October 2, 1979 |
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||198 lb (90 kg; 14 st 2 lb)|
Ottawa Senators (NHL),
Binghamton Senators (AHL),
Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL)
|NHL Draft||74th overall, 1998
|Men's Ice hockey|
|Competitor for Switzerland|
Julien Vauclair (born October 2, 1979) is a Swiss professional ice hockey player. Vauclair currently plays for HC Lugano in the Swiss Nationalliga A. Vauclair was drafted 74th overall by the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League (NHL) in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft and played one NHL game for the Senators in the 2003–04 NHL season. Vauclair has also played in the American Hockey League with the Grand Rapids Griffins and the Binghamton Senators. Vauclair began his professional career with Lugano in 1998, and he returned to them in 2004 and has played for them since.
Vauclair has played internationally for Switzerland in three Olympics and nine World Championships, winning a silver medal in the 2013 World Championships. On January 6, 2014, Vauclair was named to Team Switzerland's official 2014 Winter Olympics roster.
|1997–98||Lugano||Swiss Jr. A||10||7||4||11||10||—||—||—||—||—|
|2001–02||Grand Rapids Griffins||AHL||71||5||14||19||18||4||0||1||1||4|
Vauclair has played for Team Switzerland:
- 1997 European Junior Championship
- 1998, 1999 World Junior Championship
- 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 World Championships
- 2002, 2006, 2014 Olympic Games
- "Winter Olympics 2014: Switzerland unveils men's ice hockey roster". SBNation.com. Retrieved 2014-02-19.