19 Jimmy Vesey
19 - Jimmy Vesey
Height: 6-3
Weight: 203
Year: Junior
Hometown: North Reading, Mass.
High School: North Reading
Position: Forward
Major: Government
Shoots/Catches: Left
House Affiliation: Adams

Selected in the third round of the NHL draft, with the 66th overall pick, by the Nashville Predators

Junior (2014-15) Stats
Selected to play on the U.S. IIHF World Championship Team in the Czech Republic May 1-17 ... Hobey Hat Trick Finalst ... ECAC Hockey and Ivy League Player of the Year ... East CCM First Team All-America ... Led the nation with 32 goals ... Named ECAC Player of the Month in November and March ... Recognized as ECAC Player of the Week on Feb. 17 and March 10 ... Named a semifinalist for the Walter Brown Award ... Selected to the ECAC All-Academic Team ... Opened 2014-15 season with points in 20 straight games ... Assisted in 3-3 draw against Dartmouth Nov. 1 ... Scored twice, including the game-winner, in a 4-0 win over Rensselaer Nov. 7... Scored in a 2-2 tie with Union Nov. 8 ... Found the back of the net and assisted in a 6-3 victory over No. 8/8 Boston College Nov. 11 ... Recorded an assist in a 6-2 victory over Brown Nov. 14 ... Beat the goaltender in a 2-1 loss to Yale Nov. 15 and a 2-0 victory over Dartmouth Nov. 18 ... Scored an assisted in wins over Bentley Nov. 21 and No. 1/1 Boston University Nov. 25 ... Assisted in a 4-2 win over No. 4/4 UMass Lowell Nov. 29 ... Tallied a goal and assist in 5-2 road triumph at No. 15/15 Quinnipiac Dec. 6 ... Scored the game-tying goal and added a pair of helpers in 6-2 victory against Rensselaer Dec. 30 ... Potted Harvard's lone goal in the Rivalry on Ice at Madison Square Garden vs. No. 19 Yale Jan. 10 ... Scored twice and provided an assist in a 6-3 win over Clarkson Jan. 16... Found the back of the net against St. Lawrence, on Jan. 17, and at Cornell Jan. 23 ... Recorded a season-high four points with two scores and two helpers in a 6-1 win at No. 15/13 Colgate Jan. 24 ... Tallied three points on a goal and two assists against Union Jan. 30 ... Assisted Kyle Criscuolo's goal in the opening round of the Beanpot vs. No. 3/2 Boston University ... Dished a helper at Brown, Feb. 7, and against Colgate, Feb. 13 ... Registered his fifth three-point game of the year with a goal and two assists vs. Cornell Feb. 14 ... Scored game-winner at Clarkson Feb. 21 ... Found a teammate for a goal in the Beanpot consolation versus No. 9/10 Boston College Feb. 23 ... Beat the goaltender for a power-play goal against No. 10/9 Quinnipiac Feb. 27 ... Scored an assisted in a 5-0 rout of Princeton Feb. 28 ... Scored twice and added an assist in a rout of Brown in the ECAC playoffs on March 6 ... Tallied second-straight three-point outing with a goal and two assists against Brown March 7 to advance in the ECAC playoffs ... Scored game-winner and assisted in game one of the ECAC quarterfinals vs. Yale on March 13 ... Netted a double overtime series-clinching goal to push Harvard past Yale on March 15 and into the ECAC semifinals ... Scored twice in the ECAC semifinal and finals to lead Harvard to the title ... Tallied Harvard's only goal in NCAA Tournament against Nebraska Omaha March 28.

Sophomore (2013-14) Stats
Named to the All-Ivy League second team ... Led Harvard with 13 goals on the season ... Named a Walter Brown Award candidate for the second year in a row ... Posted goals in four straight games from Nov. 8-16 … Tallied a pair of goals and added an assist at Princeton Nov. 16 … Netted the game-winning goal and added an assist in 7-4 win over BU, Jan. 4 … Notched one goal against Princeton in a 3-2 win Jan. 31 … Recorded one goal against Boston University Beanpot game Feb. 10 … Scored the only goal in overtime for a victory against No. 14/15 Clarkson  Feb. 15.

Freshman (2012-13) Stats
Named Ivy League Rookie of the Year ... Selected to ECAC Hockey All-Rookie Team ... Selected to the ECAC All-Academic Team ... Scored a pair of goals and handed out an assist, finishing +2 in collegiate debut against Bentley Oct. 27 ... Named ECAC Rookie of the Week (Oct. 30) ... Posted an assist against Brown Nov. 2 ... Netted a goal against Union Nov. 9 and had a pair of unassisted tallies a night later against RPI ... Picked up second ECAC Rookie of the Week honor Nov. 13 ... Had an assist in 4-1 win over No. 10 Cornell Nov. 16 ... Named Hogan Hockey/ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Month for November ... Notched a goal at No. 12 Dartmouth Jan. 12 ... Had an assist Jan. 19 at Brown ... Netted a goal Jan. 22 at No. 19 Union and also scored against Clarkson Jan. 25 ... Posted third two-goal game of his career with a pair of tallies against St. Lawrence Jan. 26 ... Earned ECAC Rookie of the Week honors Jan. 29 ... Named Walter Brown Award semifinalist ... Scored against St. Lawrence Feb. 22 and then dished out a pair of assists in 6-2 win over Clarkson a night later ... Assisted on Alex Fallstrom’s game-winning goal in overtime in 2-1 upset of No. 1 Quinnipiac March 1.     

Before Harvard
U.S. Junior National Team Member and gold medalist at the 2013 IIHF World Junior Championships in Russia ... Played for the EJHL’s South Shore Kings in 2011-12 and was named league Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Year … Set EJHL single-season record for points and goals during 2011-12 season … Also attended Belmont Hill School and was named Independent Schools League honorable mention in 2010 and 2011.

Personal
A high honors student in high school … Member of the Chinese National Honor Society … Peer Tutoring Award recipient in 2011 … Enjoys roller hockey, wiffleball and basketball … Father, Jim, played college hockey at Merrimack and went onto play for the NHL’s St. Louis Blues and Boston Bruins. 

Recent Games
Mar 13 at No. 12/12 Yale W, 3-2
Mar 14 at No. 12/12 Yale L, 2-0
Mar 15 at No. 12/12 Yale W, 3-2
Mar 20 vs. No. 7/7 Quinnipiac W, 5-2
Mar 21 vs. Colgate W, 4-2
Mar 28 vs. No. 9/9 Neb.-Omaha L, 4-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 37 22
Points 58 34
Goals 32 18
Assists 26 16
PIM 21 13
+/- +23 +13
Power-play goals 7 5
Short-handed goals 1 1
Empty net goals 3 2
Games started 34 20
Game-winning goals 6 3
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 158 92
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Nov 1 Dartmouth T, 3-3 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 7
Nov 7 at Rensselaer W, 4-0 1 2 0 2 0 +0 2 0 0 1 0 4
Nov 8 at No. 8/8 Union T, 2-2 1 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 11 at No. 8 Boston College W, 6-3 1 1 1 2 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 14 Brown W, 6-2 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 7
Nov 15 Yale L, 2-1 1 1 0 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 18 at Dartmouth W, 2-0 - 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 1 0 0 4
Nov 21 Bentley W, 5-1 1 1 1 2 0 +1 1 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 25 at No. 1/1 Boston University W, 3-2 1 1 1 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 8
Nov 29 at No. 4/4 UMass Lowell W, 4-2 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 5 at Princeton W, 4-3 1 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Dec 6 at No. 15/15 Quinnipiac W, 5-2 1 1 1 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Dec 28 Russian Red Stars W, 4-0 1 1 0 1 2 +1 1 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 30 Rensselaer W, 6-2 1 1 2 3 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 10 vs. No. 19 Yale L, 4-1 1 1 0 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Jan 16 Clarkson W, 6-3 1 2 1 3 0 +3 0 0 1 0 0 4
Jan 17 St. Lawrence L, 5-1 1 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 23 at Cornell L, 3-2 1 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Jan 24 at No. 15/13 Colgate W, 6-1 1 2 2 4 2 +2 1 0 0 1 0 7
Jan 30 Union L, 5-4 1 1 2 3 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Feb 3 vs. No. 3/2 Boston University L, 4-3 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Feb 6 at No. 15/15 Yale L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 7 at Brown L, 2-1 1 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 13 Colgate W, 4-1 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 14 Cornell T, 3-3 1 1 2 3 5 +3 0 0 0 0 0 5
Feb 20 at St. Lawrence L, 5-1 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 21 at Clarkson W, 3-2 - 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 1 0 5
Feb 23 vs. No. 9/10 Boston College L, 3-2 - 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 27 No. 10/9 Quinnipiac L, 5-2 1 1 0 1 0 -1 1 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 28 Princeton W, 5-0 1 1 1 2 0 +1 0 1 0 0 0 2
Mar 6 Brown W, 6-2 1 2 1 3 0 +2 0 0 0 1 0 6
Mar 7 Brown W, 4-3 1 1 2 3 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Mar 13 at No. 12/12 Yale W, 3-2 1 1 1 2 0 +1 0 0 0 1 0 4
Mar 14 at No. 12/12 Yale L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 15 at No. 12/12 Yale W, 3-2 1 1 0 1 2 +0 0 0 0 1 0 5
Mar 20 vs. No. 7/7 Quinnipiac W, 5-2 1 2 0 2 2 +3 0 0 1 0 0 4
Mar 21 vs. Colgate W, 4-2 1 2 0 2 0 +1 1 0 0 0 0 5
Mar 28 vs. No. 9/9 Neb.-Omaha L, 4-1 1 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2012-13 27 11 7 18 25 -10 2 0 1 0 0 0 79
2013-14 31 13 9 22 14 -6 4 0 2 5 0 0 145
2014-15 37 32 26 58 21 +23 7 1 3 6 0 0 158
2015-16 33 24 22 46 6 +11 6 1 2 5 0 1 148
Total 128 80 64 144 66 +18 19 2 8 16 0 1 530
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 37 32 26 58 21 +23 7 1 3 6 0 0 158
Conference 22 18 16 34 13 +13 5 1 2 3 0 0 92
Exhibition 1 1 0 1 2 +1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
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Home 14 13 15 28 7 +14 3 1 1 1 0 0 61
Away 17 13 9 22 10 +6 3 0 1 5 0 0 70
Neutral 6 6 2 8 4 +3 1 0 1 0 0 0 27
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Wins 21 23 18 41 6 +23 5 1 3 6 0 0 94
Losses 13 7 5 12 10 -4 2 0 0 0 0 0 48
Ties 3 2 3 5 5 +4 0 0 0 0 0 0 16
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November 10 8 6 14 2 +6 3 0 1 1 0 0 46
December 3 2 4 6 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 0 13
January 6 8 5 13 2 +5 2 0 1 1 0 0 30
February 10 4 7 11 11 +2 1 1 0 1 0 0 33
March 8 10 4 14 6 +7 1 0 1 3 0 0 36