2021 IIHF World Junior Championship

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Kirby Dach
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Position
Forward
Date of Birth
01-21-2001
HT/WT
6'4 / 200
Shoots
R
Hometown
Fort Saskatchewan, Alta.
Club Team
Chicago (NHL)
CHI '19 (1, 3)
Teams
2020 National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp - White
2019 National Junior Team Sport Chek Summer Development Camp - Canada
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup - Canada
2018-19 National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team Selection Camp - White
2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge - Canada Black

Biography

HOCKEY CANADA BACKGROUND

Attended Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Summer Development Camp in Plymouth, Mich., in August 2019 … Won a gold medal with Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team at the 2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup in Edmonton and Red Deer, Alta. … Attended pre-tournament camp with Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team ahead of the 2018 IIHF U18 World Championship in Russia … Played for Canada Black at the 2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Dawson Creek and Fort St. John, B.C., finishing seventh … Attended Canada’s national under-17 development camp in Calgary, Alta., in July 2017

HOCKEY BACKGROUND

Saskatoon’s first-round selection, second overall, in the 2016 WHL Bantam Draft … 2019-20: 10th in Chicago scoring … Second in Chicago rookie scoring … Scored his first NHL goal and recorded his first NHL point on Oct. 22 vs. Vegas … Made his NHL debut on Oct. 20 vs. Washington … 2018-19: Third in Saskatoon scoring … Played in the CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game … Set a career high with five points on Sept. 22 vs. Swift Current (3G 2A) and Feb. 26 vs. Lethbridge (1G 4A) … 2017-18: Sixth in Saskatoon scoring … Led Saskatoon in rookie scoring … Fourth in WHL rookie scoring … Minor Hockey: Lists his father, Dale, as his favourite minor hockey coach … Won a gold medal with Alberta at the 2016 Western Canada U16 Challenge Cup … Named AMBHL North Division MVP and Top Forward in 2014-15 … Led the AMBHL in scoring in 2014-15 … Won the Alberta provincial championship (Peewee AA) with Fort Saskatchewan in 2013

PERSONAL

Son of Dale and Hilary … Has one brother, Colton, and one sister, Callie … Favourite NHL team growing up: Edmonton Oilers … Favourite player: Jonathan Toews

Statistics

Games Played
P
G
Assists
PIM
4
7
4
3
4

Tournament Game Log

Date
Points
Goals
Assists
PIM
Dec 10, 2020
0
0
0
0
Dec 09, 2020
4
2
2
2
Nov 22, 2020
3
2
1
2
Nov 21, 2020
0
0
0
0

Past Events

Event
GP
P
G
A
PIM
2020 National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp
4
7
4
3
4
2021 IIHF World Junior Championship (Pre)
1
0
0
0
0
2019 National Junior Team Sport Chek Summer Development Camp
2
3
2
1
4
2018-19 National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team Selection Camp
3
2
1
1
4
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup (Pre)
1
0
0
0
0
2018 IIHF U18 World Championship (Pre)
2
0
0
0
2
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup
5
7
2
5
0
2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (Pre)
1
2
0
2
0
2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge
5
7
1
6
2
Videos
Photos
2022 WJC: CAN 4 – SWE 3 (Pre-Tournament)
Gaucher and MacTavish scored 0:34 apart early, and Canada held on.
2022 HGC: CZE 3 – USA 1 (Preliminary)
Šprynar scored game winner as Czechia earned a semifinal spot.
2022 HGC: SVK 3 – SUI 2 (Preliminary) OT
Cedzo scores pair in overtime win over Switzerland
2022 HGC: CAN 3 – SWE 0 (Preliminary)
Ratzlaff earned his second shutout to help Canada top pool A.