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ALL-AMERICAN PROSPECTS GAME PROFILE: SETH JONES

Highly-touted defenseman Seth Jones kicks off our series profiling the top players in the AAPG

Friday, 09.07.2012 / 2:26 PM / Features
By Kevin Snow  - Sabres.com
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ALL-AMERICAN PROSPECTS GAME PROFILE: SETH JONES
Highly-touted defenseman Seth Jones kicks off our series profiling the top players in the AAPG
Seth Jones (Photo: Portland Winterhawks)

D - SETH JONES

Position: Defense

Height: 6-3 (191)

Weight: 205 (93)

Shoots: Right

Date of Birth: 10/3/94

Hometown: Plano, Texas

2012-13 Team: Portland Winterhawks (WHL)


INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENTS:

2012:

  • Took part in the USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp in Lake Placid, N.Y.
    • Had one assists in three games
  • Member of the U.S. Men’s National Under-18 Team that won its fourth consecutive gold medal at the 2012 International Ice Hockey Federation U18 Men’s World Championship in Brn, Czech Republic
    • Named one of Team USA’s top three players
    • Notched three goals and five assists in six games
  • Part of the U.S. National Under-18 Team that skated ta third-place finish at the Five Nations Tournament in Pori, Finland
    • Skated in four games contributing one assist

2011:

  • Member of the U.S. National Under-18 Team that captured the 2011 Four Nations title in Monthey, Switzerland
    • Played in four games, registering twassists
  • Took part in the USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp in Lake Placid, N.Y.
    • Logged two assists in six games
  • Member of the U.S. Men’s National Under-18 Team that won its third consecutive gold medal at the 2011 IIHF U18 Men’s World Championship in Crimmitschau and Dresden, Germany
    • Youngest member of Team USA was second among U.S. defensemen with three assists in six games
  • Member of the U.S. National Under-17 Team that captured the 2011 Vlad Dzurilla Under-18 Tournament title in Piestany, Slovakia
    • Collected twassists in three games
  • Part of the U.S. National Under-17 Team that finished second at the 2011 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Portage La Prairie and Winnipeg, Man.
    • Tallied a goal and an assists in six games

2010:

  • On the U.S. National Under-17 Team that placed first at the 2010 Four Nations Cup in Woodridge, Ill.
    • Scored once and added three assists in four games

USA HOCKEY - NTDP:

2011-12:

  • Played for the U.S. National Under-18 Team, part of USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program, that competed in the United States Hockey League and against Division I and Division III college opponents and international teams
    • Served as c-captain of the Under-18 Team
    • Netted five goals and earned 18 assists trank second among Under-18 Team defensemen
    • Scored the game-winning tally on Dec. 10 against ChicagRecorded multi-assist performances against Omaha (Sept. 22, 2012) and Des Moines (Oct. 22, 2012)
    • Had a three game point streak (2-2) from March 7-11, 2012

2010-11:

  • Played for the U.S. National Under-17 Team, part of USA Hockey’s NTDP, that competed in the USHL and against international teams.
    • Served as co-captain of the Under-17 Team
    • Led Under-17 Team defensemen with 21 points (4-17) in 37 games
  • Skated in 20 games for the U.S. National Under-18 Team
    • Tallied 10 assists

ADDITIONAL NOTES:

  • Son of Ronald and Amy Jones
  • Father, Ron (better known as “Popeye”), played 11 seasons in the National Basketball Association with six different teams and currently serves as an assistant coach with the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets
  • Skated with the Dallas Stars midget program prior to joining USA Hockey’s NTDP

STATISTICS:

YEAR TEAM GP G A
PTS PIM
2011-12 U.S. National Under-18 Team 52 8 23 31 18
2010-11 U.S. National Under-17 Team 37 4 17 21 24
U.S. National Under-18 Team 20 0 10 10 8
NTDP TOTALS 109 12 50 62 50


SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - BOS 82 54 19 9 261 177 117
2 y - PIT 82 51 24 7 249 207 109
3 x - TBL 82 46 27 9 240 215 101
4 x - MTL 82 46 28 8 215 204 100
5 x - NYR 82 45 31 6 218 193 96
6 x - PHI 82 42 30 10 236 235 94
7 x - CBJ 82 43 32 7 231 216 93
8 x - DET 82 39 28 15 222 230 93
9 WSH 82 38 30 14 235 240 90
10 NJD 82 35 29 18 197 208 88
11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
13 CAR 82 36 35 11 207 230 83
14 NYI 82 34 37 11 225 267 79
15 FLA 82 29 45 8 196 268 66
16 BUF 82 21 51 10 157 248 52

STATS

2013-2014 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
C. Hodgson 72 20 24 -26 44
T. Ennis 80 21 22 -25 43
D. Stafford 70 16 18 -19 34
C. Ehrhoff 79 6 27 -27 33
C. Stewart 63 15 11 0 26
C. Conacher 79 7 19 1 26
T. Myers 62 9 13 -26 22
Z. Girgensons 70 8 14 -6 22
M. Foligno 74 7 12 -17 19
J. McBain 69 6 11 -13 17
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
M. Neuvirth 4 8 2 .921 2.78
J. Enroth 4 17 5 .911 2.82