Before UND: Drafted in the first round (ninth overall) by the Ottawa Senators in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft ... Played the last three seasons for Moorhead (Minn.) High School, and led his team to three consecutive Minnesota High School State Tournament appearances ... Had 12 goals and 28 assists in 24 games as senior ... Named Associated Press Minnesota high school player of the year and Mr. Hockey in Minnesota his senior year ... Two-time all-conference and all-state selection ... Also played on the U.S. Under-18 Team in the summer of 2004 ...Earned two letters in golf.
Personal: A 2005 graduate (with honors) of Moorhead High School ... Interested in majoring in business or medicine ... Son of Richard and Carol Lee.