|Last Team:||USNDT U18 (USHL)|
2009-10: Started and played in 24 games…recorded a 10-13-1 record with a 3.04 goals-against-average and a .902 save percentage…picked up two shutouts at UMass (2/20) and at Providence (3/5)…Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week on 2/22 after earning two victories in weekend sweep of UMass…runner-up for HEA Defensive Player of the Month in February…posted a 7-4-1 record with a 2.24 goals-against and .928 save percentage in final 12 games of the season...allowed just 12 even strength goals in that span…made 30+ saves in eight games, including 38 in game one of HEA Quarterfinals at Boston Univ. (3/12)…notched first collegiate assist vs. Maine (2/26) …attended Vancouver’s NHL Rookie Camp in July.
2008-09: Played in 23 games, making 21 starts
in net…recorded 2.35 goals-against average and .918 save
percentage…earned four Hockey East weekly honors, getting
two Defensive Player of the Week awards and two Rookie of the Week
honors…first goaltender in school history to record a
shutout in his first career start, as he stopped 44 shots in 1-0
win over Army (10/18)…had shutout streak of 101:09 to start
his career…posted second career shutout in 2-0 win over
Brown (2/7)…earned first Hockey East win, stopping 33 shots
and earning Hockey East weekly honors in 4-3 win at #15 UNH
(11/29)…posted 7-10-4 record…did not allow an even
strength goal until overtime of his fourth career game, spanning
228:05 minutes…made 38 saves in 5-1 win over Providence
(2/22)…stopped 30 shots in 3-2 OT win vs. UMass (3/6).
Personal/Last Team: Born January 2, 1990…son of Joe and Joan Cannata…has two siblings, Mike and Brian…selected by the Vancouver Canucks in the sixth round 173rd overall) in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft…posted a 16-14-3 record with a 2.56 goals-against and a .899 save percentage playing against Division-I competition with the U.S. National Under-18 Team… went 2-0 with a 2.67 goals against average there at the 2008 U-18 Five Nations tournament, a tournament won by Team USA...ranked first among all NCAA goaltenders and fourth overall in Hockey’s Future 2009 draft preview that focused on all collegiate players who are undrafted…ranked 13th among North American goaltenders by NHL Central Scouting for the 2008 NHL Draft…recorded a 16-1-1 record with a 1.01 goals-against while being named MVP at Boston College High School in 2006-07…Boston Globe Catholic Conference all-star…Boston Herald Dream Team selection…business major at Merrimack.