Jack Brownschidle

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Jack Brownschidle
Born (1955-10-02) October 2, 1955 (age 62)
Buffalo, NY, USA
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 194 lb (88 kg; 13 st 12 lb)
Position Defense
Shot Left
Played for St. Louis Blues
Hartford Whalers
National team  United States
NHL Draft 99th overall, 1975
St. Louis Blues
WHA Draft 130th overall, 1974
Cleveland Crusaders
Playing career 1977–1987

John Joseph "Jack" Brownschidle, Jr. (born October 2, 1955) is a retired American professional ice hockey player who played 494 NHL games with the St. Louis Blues and Hartford Whalers between 1977 and 1985. He was born in Buffalo, New York. Brownschidle was also a member of the University of Notre Dame hockey team before turning professional. His brother Jeff Brownschidle was also a former National Hockey League player who played three games for the Hartford Whalers. Jeff was killed in a car accident on December 13, 1996.

In international hockey, Jack Brownshidle played for Team USA at the 1975 and 1979 Ice Hockey World Championships tournaments.

Hockey Stats:


Year Team League Games Played Goals Assists TP PIM
1972-73 Niagara Falls SOJHL 32 9 19 28 20
1973-74 Notre Dame WCHA 36 2 7 9 24
1974-75 Notre Dame WCHA 38 3 10 13 20

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-WCHA First Team 1975–76 [1]
AHCA West All-American 1975–76 [2]
All-WCHA First Team 1976–77 [1]
AHCA West All-American 1976–77 [2]

Miscellaneous: Set St. Louis single-season records (since broken) for assists (32) and points (44) by a defenseman in 1979-80. ... Set St. Louis single-season record (since broken) for assists by a defenseman (33 in 1981-82). ... Missed end of 1982 playoffs with bruised kidney. ... Missed parts of 1982-83 season with mild concussion and bruised kidney. ... Left unprotected by Hartford in 1986 NHL Waiver Draft and claimed by Buffalo in October 1986, but never played for parent team.


  1. ^ a b "WCHA All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Men's Ice Hockey Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA.org. Retrieved June 11, 2013. 

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