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#10

Josh Birkholz

Right Wing

Shoots:
Right
Height:
6'01
Weight:
190
Birthdate:
Mar 28, 1991
Hometown:
Statistics
Regular Season
Season Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM
2011-12 Regular Season Everett Silvertips 70 29 28 57 -15 58
2010-11 Regular Season Everett Silvertips 68 18 11 29 -6 64
Total 138 47 39 86 -21 122
Playoffs
Season Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM
2012 WHL Playoffs Everett Silvertips 4 0 1 1 -1 4
2011 WHL Playoffs Everett Silvertips 4 0 2 2 -2 2
Total 8 0 3 3 -3 6
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Career

ACQUIRED:  Listed Player

DRAFT STATUS:  2009 Florida Panthers (3rd Round)

2011-12 SILVERTIPS HIGHLIGHTS:
Scored first goal of the season 09/23/11 at Portland...scored two points (goal, assist) 09/24/11 vs. Kelowna...named #3 Star Of The Game 09/28/11 at Vancouver after scoring two points (goal, assists)...had two points (goal, assist) 10/11/11 vs. Prince Albert...scored two empty net goals against Tri-City 10/16/11, #2 Star of The Game...scored seventh goal of the season and was the #3 Star Of The Game 10/21/11 vs. Seattle...had two points (goal, assist) 10/23/11 vs. Seattle, #1 Star Of The Game...scored two points (goal, assist) 11/02/11 at Lethbridge, #2 Star Of The Game...had a hat trick (3 goals) 01/04/12 vs. Seattle, #1 Star Of The Game...had a goal and an assist 01/13/12 vs. Spokane...scored four points (2 goals, 2 assists) 01/21/12 vs. Seattle, #2 Star Of The Game...scored two points (goal, assist) and was a +3 vs Seattle 03/02/12, #1 Star Of The Game...had a goal and was a +2 vs. Tri-City 03/03/12...#2 Star Of The Game 03/10/12 vs. Victoria

2012 WHL PLAYOFFS:
Scored first point (assist) of the 2012 playoffs 03/28/12 vs Tri-City (Game Four)

2010-11 SILVERTIPS HIGHLIGHTS:
Made WHL debut 09/24/10 vs. Seattle...scored first career WHL point (assist) 09/25/10 vs. Vancouver...scored first two WHL goals 10/01/10 vs. Kelowna, #2 Star Of The Game...had five points including his first ever WHL Hat Trick 11/12/10 vs. Tri-City, #2 Star Of The Game...had a goal and an assist 01/28/11 vs. Seattle and was a +3

2011 WHL PLAYOFFS:
Made WHL playoff debut 03/26/11 at Portland (Game #1)...assisted on a pair of goals 03/30/11 vs. Portland (Game #3)

NCAA HIGHLIGHTS:
Enrolled at the University of Minnesota...appeared in 36 games as a freshman...recorded all six of his points in WCHA games...had a pair of first period goals at Minnesota State (12/05/09)...had a three-point weekend against Colorado College, had a goal (02/19/01) and a goal and an assist (02/20/10)...collected a goal vs. North Dakota (01/16/10).

USHL HIGHLIGHTS:
Selected in the 2nd round, 26th overall by the Fargo Force in the 2007 USHL Futures Draft...finished second on the team in goals (21) and third in points (36)...scored five points (3 goals, 2 assists) in the playoff games...scored four goals vs. Chicago (03/06/09)

*2008 World Junior "A" Challenge - Team USA (Gold Medal)

*2008 U17 Five Nations Tournament - Team USA

*2010 Florida Panthers - NHL Training Camp


*2011 Florida Panthers - NHL Training Camp


*2011-12 Silvertips Assistant Captain

Full name is Joshua Martin Birkholz...son of Jeff and Lisa Birkholz...scored 34 goals and 59 points (34-25-59) in 2007-08 as a high school junior at The Blake School, where he as an Associated Press honorable mention all-state selection, and helped lead his team to the Minnesota state hockey tournament.