|Team:||Jr. Monarchs (EJHL)|
2012-13 Accolades: Named to NCAA All-Northeast Regional Team... Hockey East First Team All-Star.
2012-13: Stats | Photos
Skated in all 39 games ... recorded 33 points on eight goals and 25 assists ... ranks No. 3 in the nation in defensemen scoring (0.87 ppg) ... second on the team in both assists and points ... tied for fourth overall – is second among defensemen – in plus/minus (+8) ... fifth in shots (94) ... recorded two points (1g, 1a) in the NCAA Northeast Regional semifinal vs. Denver (03/30); assisted on UNH’s first goal and scored the second goal ... in 27 Hockey East league games, recorded 22 points (3g, 19a) ... two assists in the Hockey East quarterfinals at Providence ... recorded a point in 19 of 38 games with 11 multiple-point games, including seven multiple-assist efforts ... career highs in both assists (four) and points (four) vs. Merrimack (01/26) ... three assists at Vermont (02/22) ... two assists in both games of the regular-season finale series vs. Maine (03/08-09) ... consecutive two-point efforts at Maine (11/04; 2a), vs. Vermont (11/10; 2a) and at UMass-Lowell (11/16; 1g, 1a) ... scored the game-winning goal at UMass-Lowell (11/16) and vs. Bemidji State (12/31) ... assisted on the game-winner vs. St. Cloud State (10/12), at Maine (11/04) and at Vermont (02/22).
2011-12: | Stats | Photos
van Riemsdyk played all 37 games for the Wildcats… Contributed 19 points including four goals and 15 assists… Had a +7 plus/minus rating… Tallied six points in a three-game span including three assists vs. Alabama-Huntsville on 11/26/20… Had a goal and an assist in a game against Harvard… Ranked second on the team with 43 blocks… Gathered Hockey East Rookie of the Week honors on 2/27… Named to the Hockey East All-Rookie team.
Career Milestones: Career-high two goals on Feb.24, 2012 at Massachusetts...First goal on Nov. 19, 2011 at Boston U...Career-high three assists on Nov. 26, 2011 vs. Alabama-Huntsville. .. Career-high three points on Nov.26, 2011 vs. Alabama-Huntsville.
Before UNH: van Riemsdyk spent his 2010-11 season with the New Hampshire Jr. Monarchs, posting 38 points (16 goals, 22 assists) in 39 games… He also recorded five points (two goals, three assists) in the six playoff games that led the Jr. Monarchs to the 2011 EJHL championship… van Riemsdyk’s numbers led his team in regular season and playoff scoring for a defensemen.... Was tabbed the 2010-11 EJHL Defensive Player of the Year and was named Shore Player of the Year in 2008-09.
Personal: Born July 24, 1991 in Middletown, New Jersey to Frans and Allison van Riemsdyk… Shoots right… Older brother James played two seasons at UNH (2007-09) and currently plays in the NHL for the Toronto Maple Leafs... Lists his brother James as his favorite athlete and his father Frans as the person he admires most outside of sports.