Zach Werenski a.k.a. "Zachary Werenski"

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    6'2" / 188 cm
  • Weight
    209 lbs / 95 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract
    18/19

A smooth-skating, puck-moving defenceman that has a strong understanding of the game. Excels in key situations and is able to execute under pressure. Possesses good vision and awareness on the ice; uses his abilities to put offensive and defensive pressure on the opposition. All-in-all, a very strong all-around defenceman that consistently brings his game every night. (Curtis Joe, EP 2014)


Brother: Brad Werenski

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2009-10 Belle Tire Bantam Minor AAA T1EMBHL 31 16 19 35 10 |
2010-11 Belle Tire Bantam Major AAA T1EBHL 27 10 15 25 8 |
2011-12 Belle Tire U16 T1EHL U16 35 8 20 28 18 |
2012-13 Little Caesars U18 HPHL U18 28 7 14 21 18 |
2013-14 USNTDP Juniors USHL 35 6 13 19 17 -4 |
U.S. National U17 Team “A” USDP 47 7 24 31 42 |
U.S. National U18 Team USDP 4 1 0 1 0 |
USA U17 “A” WHC-17 6 0 1 1 0 |
2014-15 Univ. of Michigan NCAA 35 9 16 25 8 9 |
USA U20 WJC-20 5 1 1 2 2 3 |
2015-16 Univ. of Michigan NCAA 36 11 25 36 20 5 |
Lake Erie Monsters AHL 7 1 0 1 0 2 | Playoffs 17 5 9 14 2 8
USA U20 “C” WJC-20 7 2 7 9 4 10 |
2016-17 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 78 11 36 47 14 17 | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 0 -2
2017-18 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 77 16 21 37 16 8 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 2 0
2018-19 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL - - - - - |
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Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 7 1 0 1 0.14 0 2 | 17 5 9 14 0.82 2 8
HPHL U18 28 7 14 21 0.75 18 0 |
NCAA 71 20 41 61 0.86 28 14 |
NHL 155 27 57 84 0.54 30 25 | 9 2 2 4 0.44 2 -2
T1EBHL 27 10 15 25 0.93 8 0 |
T1EHL U16 35 8 20 28 0.80 18 0 |
T1EMBHL 31 16 19 35 1.13 10 0 |
USDP 51 8 24 32 0.63 42 0 |
USHL 35 6 13 19 0.54 17 -4 |
WHC-17 6 0 1 1 0.17 0 0 |
WJC-20 12 3 8 11 0.92 6 13 |
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
03/29/2016
03/29/2016 Confirmed Univ. of Michigan Columbus Blue Jackets
07/17/2014
07/17/2014 Confirmed USNTDP Juniors Univ. of Michigan
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2013, 2 #24 overall by London Knights in the OHL Priority Selection

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #11 by HOCKEYPROSPECT.COM

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #7 by FUTURE CONSIDERATIONS

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #11 by ISS HOCKEY

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #9 by MCKEEN'S HOCKEY

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #9 by NHL CENTRAL SCOUTING (NA Skaters

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #11 by TSN/McKenzie

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