Jeff Panzer (ice hockey)

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Jeff Panzer
Born (1978-04-07) April 7, 1978 (age 39)
Grand Forks, ND, USA
Height 5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
Weight 159 lb (72 kg; 11 st 5 lb)
Position Forward
Shot Left
Played for AHL
Worcester IceCats
Syracuse Crunch
Grand Rapids Griffins
Rapperswil-Jona Lakers
Düsseldorfer EG
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2001–2008

Jeff Panzer (born April 7, 1978) is a retired American professional ice hockey player.

Panzer was named the United States Hockey League (USHL) Player of the Year for the 1995–96 season. He attended the University of North Dakota from 1998 to 2001, where while playing for their men's ice hockey team, he was named a NCAA First Team All-American and was selected as a finalist for the Hobey Baker Award for both the 1999–2000 and 2000–01 seasons. Panzer was named the 2000–01 WCHA Player of the Year. In 2012, Panzer was named to the College Hockey Weekly "2000s All-Decade First Team".[1]

Panzer went on to play nine seasons of professional hockey, including 281 games in the American Hockey League (AHL) with the Worcester IceCats, Syracuse Crunch and Grand Rapids Griffins.

Awards and achievements[edit]

Honors Year
USHL Player of the Year 1995–96 [2]
NCAA First Team All-American 1999–2000 [3]
Hobey Baker Award Finalist 1999–2000 [4]
NCAA First Team All-American 2000–01 [5]
WCHA Player of the Year 2000–01 [6]
Hobey Baker Award Finalist 2000–01 [7]


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