Before UND: Spent the past two seasons with the Weyburn Red Wings of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL) ... Served as team captain in 2011-12 and amassed 81 points (32 goals, 49 assists) in 57 games ... Finished fourth in the SJHL scoring race ... Added nine goals and nine assists in 17 playoff games and led Weyburn to the Sherwood Conference championship ... Weyburn's nominee for SJHL Player of the Year ... Received four team honors: Barber Motors Award (Most Valuable Forward), NSWB Community Service Award, Marcel Labelle Memorial Award (Red Wing Displaying Dedication) and the President's Ring ... Played in 57 games in 2010-11 and had 19 goals and 29 assists for 48 points ... Spent the 2009-10 season with the Assiniboia Southern Rebels of the Prairie Junior Hockey League and collected 35 points (19 goals, 16 assists) in 37 games ... A 2009 graduate of St. Joseph High School in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.
Personal: Majoring in pre-management ... Son of Mike Sanderson and James and Tara Oliver ... Father, Mike Sanderson, enjoyed a 13-year professional hockey career.