Joe Charlebois
Joe Charlebois
Defenseman  - CHI
Number: 64
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 217
Shoots: Right
Born: Feb 18, 1986  (Age 30)
Birthplace: Potsdam, NY, United States
Drafted: CHI / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 6th (188th overall)
2007-08: Named Hockey East’s Best Defensive Defenseman, just the second UNH player to ever win this award ... His +26 plus/minus rating was the best on the team ... Registered a career-high nine points on a goal and eight assists in 38 games, which was the fifth best point total among UNH blueliners ... Had a multiple assist effort Jan. 12 versus UMass-Amherst ... Scored his only goal of the season Feb. 16 versus Providence College ... Named captain for the 08-09 season along with Greg Collins.

2006-07: Was one of 10 Wildcat skaters and five blueliners to play in all 39 games totaling four points with a +10 plus/minus rating, which was the fifth best total among Wildcat defensemen ... Tallied assists in four games: Nov. 12 at Maine, Nov. 22 at Boston College, Nov. 28 vs. Merrimack and Feb. 23 vs. Providence.

Skated in 32 out of 40 games for the Wildcats registering five points (two goals, three assists) … Scored his first collegiate goal and point in his home state against St. Lawrence Dec. 3 … Scored his first assist against UMass-Lowell Dec. 10 … Skated in the final 20 games of the season ... His +5 plus/minus rating was second best on UNH’s roster and best among all Wildcat defensemen.

Before UNH:
Skated for the Sioux City Musketeers of the USHL in 04-05 scoring 25 points (one goal, 24 assists) in 59 regular season contests leading the Musketeers to the Clark Cup finals ... Prior to Sioux City, skated for the U.S. National Program in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Personal: Born in Potsdam, New York on February 18, 1986 to Joe and Patricia Charlebois ... Political science major ... Shoots right...His two cousins Justin and Jake played hockey at St. Lawrence and their brother Joe played for Boston College ... Lists his favorite athlete as John Cena.