Trocheck accepting a Star of the Game award in February 2013
July 11, 1993 |
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Height||5 ft 10 in (178 cm)|
|Weight||183 lb (83 kg; 13 st 1 lb)|
|NHL team||Florida Panthers|
|National team||United States|
|NHL Draft||64th overall, 2011
Vincent Trocheck (born July 11, 1993) is an American professional ice hockey center currently playing for the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected by the Panthers in the third round, 64th overall, of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
Trocheck was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and grew up playing for the Pittsburgh Hornets amateur organization until he was 13 years old, where he moved with his family to Detroit, Michigan. He then played for the Detroit Little Caesars organization during which he was the two-time national champion and two time league leading scorer playing in the MWEHL. In his major junior career, Trocheck joined the Saginaw Spirit of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) after he was a 24th overall pick in the 2009 OHL Priority Draft. In his second season with the Spirit in 2010–11, he was selected to the CHL Top Prospects Game.
|Representing United States|
|Men's ice hockey|
|World Junior Championships|
He played for Team USA, which captured the Gold Medal in the 2013 World Junior Championships. Trocheck played in 7 games recording 3 goals and 3 assists for 6 total points, including an empty net goal and an assist in the gold medal game.
Regular season and playoffs
|2008–09||Detroit Little Caesars||MWEHL||44||27||19||46||32||7||1||4||5||0|
|2013–14||San Antonio Rampage||AHL||55||16||26||42||32||—||—||—||—||—|
|2014–15||San Antonio Rampage||AHL||23||8||11||19||19||3||1||1||2||2|
Awards and honors
- Played in NHL-All Star game (2017)
|CHL Top Prospects Game||2011|
|First All-Star Team||2013|
|Eddie Powers Trophy||2013|
|Red Tilson Trophy||2013|||
- Molinari, Dave (June 21, 2011). "NHL Draft: Local prospect sizing up his status". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved July 7, 2011.
- Vincent Trocheck, Brandon Saad help Team Orr rout Team Cherry in CHL Top Prospects game | MLive.com
- "Panthers sign C Vincent Trocheck". Florida Panthers. 2012-04-23. Retrieved 2012-04-23.
- "Trocheck Named OHL First Team All-Star". cksn.com. 2013-04-26. Retrieved 2013-04-26.
- Eliteprospects.com - Vincent Trocheck
- Vincent Trocheck scores and Team USA downs Sweden for World Junior Hockey gold medal | MLive.com
- Molinari, Dave (January 5, 2013). "Team USA wins junior hockey championship with help from Pittsburgh-area players - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
- "Panthers' Trocheck to represent Team North America". Sun-Sentinel. 2016-09-02. Retrieved 2016-09-02.
- "Trocheck, STX announce partnership". prweb.com. 2015-10-02. Retrieved 2015-10-02.
- Panthers Prospect Vincent Trocheck Named Ontario Hockey League’s Most Outstanding Player - Florida Panthers - News
- Vincent Trocheck career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Vincent Trocheck's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
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