2019-20 National Junior Team

Quinton Byfield
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Position
Forward
Date of Birth
08-19-2002
HT/WT
6'4 / 215
Shoots
L
Hometown
Newmarket, Ont.
Club Team
Sudbury (OHL)
Teams
2020 IIHF World Junior Championship - Canada
2019 National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp - Canada
2019 Hlinka Gretzky Cup - Canada
2019 National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team Selection Camp - Red
2018 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge - Canada Black
2018 National Under-17 Development Camp - Black

Biography

HOCKEY CANADA BACKGROUND

Won a silver medal with Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team at the 2019 Hlinka Gretzky Cup in the Czech Republic and Slovakia … Played for Canada Black at the 2018 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Saint John and Quispamsis, N.B., finishing fifth … Attended Canada’s national under-17 development camp in Calgary, Alta., in July 2018

HOCKEY BACKGROUND

Sudbury’s first-round selection, first overall, in the 2018 OHL Priority Selection … 2019-20: Set a career high with five points (1G 4A) on Dec. 6 vs. Flint … 2018-19: Second in Sudbury scoring … Led Sudbury in rookie scoring … Third in OHL rookie scoring … Named CHL Rookie of the Year … Won the Emms Family Award as OHL rookie of the year … Named to the OHL First All-Rookie Team … Minor Hockey: Lists Lance Crandles as his favourite minor hockey coach … Won a bronze medal with OMHA Black at the 2018 OHL Gold Cup … Won the OMHA championship (Minor Midget AAA) with the York Simcoe Express in 2018 … Named ETA Player of the Year (Minor Midget AAA) in 2017-18 … Led the ETA in goals, assists and points in 2017-18 … Won the OMHA championship (Bantam AAA) with York Simcoe in 2017 … Won the OMHA championship (Minor Bantam AAA) with York Simcoe in 2016 … Captained York Simcoe from 2012-18

PERSONAL

Son of Clinton and Nicole … Has one sister, Chloe … Favourite NHL team growing up: Tampa Bay Lightning … Favourite player: William Nylander

Statistics

Games Played
P
G
Assists
PIM
7
1
0
1
4

Tournament Game Log

Date
Points
Goals
Assists
PIM
Jan 05, 2020
0
0
0
0
Jan 04, 2020
1
0
1
0
Jan 02, 2020
0
0
0
0
Dec 31, 2019
0
0
0
2
Dec 30, 2019
0
0
0
0
Dec 28, 2019
0
0
0
0
Dec 26, 2019
0
0
0
2

Past Events

Event
GP
P
G
A
PIM
2020 IIHF World Junior Championship (Pre)
2
0
0
0
0
2019 National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp
2
1
0
1
0
2019 Hlinka Gretzky Cup (Pre)
1
0
0
0
0
2019 Hlinka Gretzky Cup
5
5
3
2
4
2019 National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team Selection Camp
3
2
1
1
0
2020 IIHF World Junior Championship
7
1
0
1
4
2018 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (Pre)
1
0
0
0
0
2018 National Under-17 Development Camp
3
2
1
1
6
2018 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge
5
3
2
1
12
Videos
Photos
2020 WJC: CAN 4 – RUS 3 (Gold Medal)
Thomas got the GWG with 3:58 left and Canada came back to win gold.
2020 WJC: CAN 5 – FIN 0 (Semifinal)
Hofer posted a 32-save shutout, backstopping Canada to the final.
2020 WJC: CAN 6 – SVK 1 (Quarter-final)
Hayton had two goals and an assist to lead Canada into the semis.
2020 WJC: CAN 7 – CZE 2 (Preliminary)
Canada scored five times on the PP to claim top spot in Group B.