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Kaedan Korczak
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Position
Defence
Date of Birth
01-29-2001
HT/WT
6'3 / 188
Shoots
R
Hometown
Yorkton, Sask.
Club Team
Kelowna (WHL)
Teams
2019 IIHF U18 World Championship - 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
2017 National Under-17 Development Camp - Blue

Biography

HOCKEY CANADA BACKGROUND

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. … 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

Kelowna’s first-round selection, 11th overall, in the 2016 WHL Bantam Draft … 2018-19: Sixth in Kelowna scoring … Second in scoring among Kelowna defencemen … Named top defenceman with Kelowna … Set a career high with four points (1G 3A) on March 13 vs. Spokane … 2017-18: 16th in Kelowna scoring … Sixth in scoring among Kelowna defencemen … Third in Kelowna rookie scoring … 10th in scoring among WHL rookie defencemen … Named rookie of the year with Kelowna … Minor Hockey: Lists Graham Garrett as his favourite minor hockey coach … Named to the SMAAAHL First All-Star Team in 2016-17 … Played for Saskatchewan at the 2016 Western Canada U16 Challenge Cup, finishing fourth, and was named to the tournament all-star team … Won the SBAAHL championship with the Yorkton Terriers in 2015 … Won a gold medal with Yorkton at Saskatchewan provincials (Peewee AA) in 2014

PERSONAL

Son of Chad and Tricia … Has one brother, Ryder … Favourite NHL team: Edmonton Oilers … Favourite player: Duncan Keith

Past Events

Event
GP
P
G
A
PIM
2019 IIHF U18 World Championship (Pre)
2
2
0
2
0
2019 IIHF U18 World Championship
7
1
0
1
4
2018-19 National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team Selection Camp
3
2
0
2
2
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup (Pre)
1
1
0
1
0
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup
5
3
0
3
8
2017 National Under-17 Development Camp
3
2
1
1
0
2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (Pre)
1
0
0
0
0
2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge
5
1
0
1
2
Videos
Photos
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup: RUS 5 – USA 4 (Bronze Medal)
Polkolzin scored a hat trick to lead the Russians to the bronze medal.
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup: CAN 6 – SWE 2 (Gold Medal)
Mutala and Lafrenière had 2G each, and Canada won a 22nd U18 gold.
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup: SWE 2 – RUS 1 (Semifinal)
Henriksson scored with 44 seconds left to send Sweden to the final.