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Eddie Wittchow
Eddie Wittchow

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Burnsville, Minn.

High School:
Burnsville

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 215

Position:
D

Prev. School/Team:
Waterloo - USHL

Badger Bites
Shoots left ... born in October of 1992 ... parents are Steve and Tina ... has three siblings, Eric (24), Emma (18) and Evan (13) ... has had family members compete in soccer and swimming at UW, golf at Minnesota State, swimming at UW-Eau Claire and football at Tulane ... attended Burnsville High School ... 2011 sixth-round draft pick of the NHL's Florida Panthers (154th overall) ... major is undeclared ... last name pronounced WIHT-koh

2013-14 / Sophomore Season
Switched to No. 20 after wearing No. 22 as a freshman ... tallied a career-high seven points while playing in a career-high 37 games ... scored the first goal of his career in a 4-3 win over Alaska Anchorage on Jan. 4 ... Academic All-Big Ten

2012-13 / Freshman Season
Posted three assists in 29 games during debut season ... scored his first career point at Wisconsin with an assist in 1-1 tie at the Kohl Center against Michigan Tech (Dec. 7) ... two of his three assists came in back-to-back games against Michigan Tech (Dec. 7) and Alabama Huntsville (Dec. 13)

Before Wittchow was a Badger
Skated the 2011-12 season with the USHL's Waterloo Blackhawks, posting five goals and 22 points in 72 games ... had 80 penalty minutes and was a team-best plus-22 ... team was 2012 USHL Western Conference champions ... named to 2012 USHL All-Rookie team ... scored nine goals and 23 points in 25 games as a senior at Burnsville High School in 2010-11 ... added two goals and three points in three playoff games ... also played lacrosse and was named all-section as a junior, before spending his senior year focusing on hockey

Overall Statistics
Season GP G A Pts. SOG P-PIM PPG SHG GWG
2012-13 29 0 3 3 20 10-28 0 0 0
2013-14 37 1 6 7 34 13-26 0 0 0
Totals 65 1 9 10 54 23-54 0 0 0

CAREER HIGHS
GAME
Goals: 1, vs. Alaska Anchorage, 1/4/14
Assists: 1 (9x); last at Michigan State, 3/14/14
Points: 1 (10x); last at Michigan State, 3/14/14
Point Streak: 2 (3x), last 3/8-14/14
Multi-point Games: None
Overtime Goals: None

SERIES
Goals: 1, vs. Alaska Anchorage, 1/3-4/14
Assists: 1 (8x); last at Michigan State, 3/14-15/14
Points: 1 (8x); last at Michigan State, 3/14-15/14

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