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Beau Schmitz

#36 Beau Schmitz

Position Defense
Height 5'10"
Weight 195
Shoots Right
Born March 26, 1991
Birthplace Howell, MI
Drafted Undrafted

Career Statistics

        Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League   GP G A PTS PIM   GP G A PTS PIM
2007-08 USNTDP U-18 NAHL   41 5 7 12 84   - - - - -
2008-09 Plymouth OHL   66 6 31 37 97   11 2 2 4 14
2009-10 Plymouth OHL   68 8 22 30 97   9 0 2 2 10
2010-11 Plymouth OHL   48 7 24 31 65   11 2 5 7 18
2011-12 Plymouth OHL   62 14 40 54 91   7 0 0 0 6
2012-13 Florida ECHL   50 0 8 8 31   - - - - -
  Charlotte AHL   21 4 6 10 18   1 0 0 0 0
2013-14 Charlotte AHL   23 2 4 6 12   - - - - -
  Florida ECHL   12 1 4 5 4   - - - - -
   
AHL TOTALS   44 6 10 16 30   1 0 0 0 0
NHL TOTALS   - - - - -   - - - - -
PRO TOTALS   106 7 22 29 65   1 0 0 0 0

Biography

Beau Schmitz
Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina as an undrafted free agent on 7/24/12.

Personal

Grew up rooting for Steve Yzerman and the Detroit Red Wings… Biggest talents outside of hockey are hunting and fishing and claims to have gone fishing every day over the offseason… His favorite thing to hunt is turkey ... Favorite food is steak… His favorite movie is Joe Dirt and his favorite TV show is Sons of Anarchy… His favorite music is country, in particular artists Justin Moore and Eric Church.

2013-14

Completed his second professional season and second split between the Checkers and their ECHL affiliate, the Florida Everblades ... Started the season with the Checkers and marked his first point of the season with an assist at RFD (10/31) ... Scored his first goal of the season on a power play vs. NOR (12/15) ... Tallied the game-winning goal vs. TEX (1/3) ... Was a healthy scratch in 18 of the first 41 games of the season ... Assinged to the Everblades on 1/25 ... Marked his first multi-point game of the season with two assists vs. GRN (1/29) ... Recorded a three-game assist streak (1/26-31) ... Recalled to the Checkers on 2/6 ... Was a healthy scratch in two games ... Assigned to the Everblades on 2/15 ... Recorded his first career ECHL goal vs. FW (2/22) ... Suffered season-ending injury and missed the final 20 games of the ECHL season.

2012-13

Split his rookie season between the Checkers and Florida (ECHL) … Ranked second among Checkers rookies in scoring with 10 points (4g, 6a) in 21 games played … Began the season with Florida and earned an assist in his professional debut vs. ORL (10/12) … Earned a fighting major in his fourth professional game at ORL (10/20) … Assisted on Tommi Kivisto's goal at COL (11/21) … Recalled to Charlotte for the first time on 1/12 and earned an assist in his AHL debut that night at OKC … Reassigned to Florida on 1/27 after recording one assist in four games with Charlotte … Picked up his second assist in as many games and posted a career-best, plus-3 rating vs. ORL (2/9) … Extended his assist and point streak to three games (0g, 3a) with a helper at SC (2/13) … Earned an assist and was plus-2 with two penalty minutes vs. GWT (2/19) … Recorded an assist and was plus-2 vs. GWT (3/2) … Recalled to Charlotte on 3/10 and picked up an assist that night vs. HOU … Scored his first two professional goals and fired a career-high four shots on goal vs. TEX (3/15) giving him three points in the first three games of his most recent recall … Scored on the power play and added an assist in the Checkers' 3-1 win vs. NOR (3/26) … Scored the game-winning goal, the first of his career, added an assist and was plus-2 in the Checkers' 3-0 win vs. SA (3/30). It was his third multi-point game in his last seven outings … His seven points in March (10 games) led all defensemen and were third-most on the team behind Chris Terry (10) and Brett Sutter (8) … Had the primary assist on Brody Sutter's goal that tied the game with 7:30 remaining in regulation and took a season-high four shots on goal vs. MIL (4/7) … Made his professional playoff debut in Game 1 at OKC (4/26) before sitting out the series' remaining four games as a healthy extra … Sat out four regular-season games as a healthy extra (1/20-1/26) … Multi-point games: 3 (3/15, 3/26, 3/30) … Multi-goal games: 1 (3/15).

Junior

Played four seasons of junior hockey with Plymouth of the Ontario Hockey League, serving as team captain in 2010-11 and 2011-12 ... Was teammates with fellow Hurricanes prospects Chris Terry, A.J. Jenks, Michal Jordan, Brett Bellemore, and Austin Levi at Plymouth ... Finished his junior career with 151 points (35g, 116a) and 350 penalty minutes in 244 regular-season games... Played for Carolina's entry at the NHL Prospects' Tournament in Traverse City, MI, in 2010 and 2011 ... Was first or second among Whalers defensemen in scoring in each of his four seasons (runner up to Michal Jordan in 2008-09 and 2009-10) ... Led Plymouth defensemen in goals (14), assists (40) and points (54 - t-3rd OHL defensemen) and was third among all OHL skaters with a plus-37 plus/minus rating in 2011-12 ... Was named OHL Player of the Week after notching four goals, one assists and a plus-8 rating in three games from 12/26/11-1/1/12 ... Was fourth among all Plymouth skaters in scoring with seven points (2g, 5a) during the team's 11-game run in the 2011 playoffs ... Spent the 2007-08 season with the U.S. National Team Development Program, scoring 12 points (5g, 7a) in 41 games of the team's NAHL season.

International

Represented the United States at the 2008 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament.