|High School:||C.B. South|
Extremely gifted offensive
player ... Excellent shot from the point ... Smooth, fluid skater
... Very good passer and performs very well on the power play.
2008-09: Named the team's Most Valuable Player ... Enjoyed a stellar rookie season and was named to the ECAC East All-Rookie team ... One of five players to play in all 28 games and tied for the team lead with 10 goals, which was a school record for goals by a defenseman ... He also ranked first among ECAC East blueliners and 11th for all league players in total goals ... Ranked fifth on the team with 16 points and tied for the team lead with five power play goals, while placing 10th among the league's leaders in points by a defenseman and eighth power play tallies by all players ... Went on a 10-game tear from January 31 to December 6 with eight points, including seven goals near season's end ... Potted his first career game-winning goal to give the Beacons a 1-0 overtime victory at nationally-ranked Norwich University in the ECAC East tournament quarterfinals on February 28 ... Netted two or more goals twice, including a pair of goals in the Beacon's 3-2 victory over nationally-ranked Middlebury College on February 14 ... Put together a season-long four-game point streak from December 6-30 ...Named to the 44th Annual Codfish Bowl All-Tournament team with three points on a pair of goals and an assist.
Personal/High School: Played junior hockey for the Philadelphia Little Flyers ... Named to the Atlantic Junior Hockey League All-Star team ... Appointed Captain for the Flyers ... Member of the Connecticut Yankees National Sophomore team ... New England Prep School Ice Hockey Association Champion with South Kent School ... Graduated from Central Bucks South High School in 2007 ... Born May 27, 1987 ... Son of Wayne and Janice Sands ... Undecided on major ... Enjoys lifting weights, playing video games and other sports.