2 James Vermeulen
2 James Vermeulen
Height: 6-1
Weight: 191
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Stony Plain, Alta.
Position: D
Previous Team: Whitecourt (AJHL)
gp 43
p 9
g 1
a 8
pim 49
+/- +4

2017-18 (Junior): One of eighth players to compete in all 43 games during the season...Recorded nine points on the season with one goal and eight assists...Vermeulen’s lone goal on the season came against Arizona State on January 5...He also recorded an assist in the game to earn a season-high two points in the contest...Finished the year third on the team with 42 blocked shots...Named a WCHA Scholar-Athlete and to the All-Academic Team.

2016-17 (Sophomore): Played 12 games, losing majority of season to injury ... Posted an assist at Wisconsin Nov. 4 and netted a goal at Alaska-Anchorage Dec. 2 ... Named a WCHA Scholar-Athlete and to the Al-Academic Team.

2015-16 (Freshman): Recorded a goal and an assist in 33 games ... Tied Connor Frantti for first among Wildcat newcomers with 29 blocks ... Notched first career point with the primary assist on Robbie Payne's game-winning goal against Lake Superior State Oct. 16 ... Netted first career goal against Alabama-Huntsville Feb. 19 ... Named WCHA's Rookie of the Week for the week of Feb. 15-21 after posting a goal, three shots, three blocks and a +2 rating in Northern Michigan's sweep of Alabama-Huntsville Feb. 19-20 ... Posted a season-best three shots in the second game of the Wildcats' WCHA quarterfinal series against Ferris State Mar. 12 ... Finished a season-best +2 twice, against Lake Superior State Oct. 16 and against Alabama-Huntsville Feb. 19.

Before NMU: Played for the Whitecourt Wolverines (AJHL) from 2013 to 2015, totaling 13 points (2g-11a) in 106 career games ... Was one of three finalists, along with Ryan Black, for the AJHL Defenseman of the Year award in 2014-15 ... Named an AJHL All-Star in 2014-15 ... Served as an assistant captain and was named Whitecourt's MVP in 2014-15.

Recent Games
Mar 3 Ala.-Huntsville L, 3-2
Mar 4 Ala.-Huntsville W, 5-2
Mar 9 Bowling Green W, 6-1
Mar 10 Bowling Green L, 1-0
Mar 11 Bowling Green W, 3-2
Mar 17 Michigan Tech L, 2-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 43 28
Points 9 6
Goals 1 0
Assists 8 6
PIM 49 29
+/- +4 +6
Power-play goals 0 0
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 8 3
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 30 18
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 6 at Lake Superior St. L, 5-3 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 7 Lake Superior St. W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 13 at Ferris St. W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 4 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 14 at Ferris St. W, 1-0 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 20 vs. Wisconsin W, 5-4 1 0 0 0 4 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 21 vs. Wisconsin L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 3 Minn. St. Mankato L, 3-0 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 4 Minn. St. Mankato W, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 10 at Michigan Tech L, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 11 Michigan Tech W, 4-0 - 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 17 at Alas. Fairbanks W, 5-3 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 18 at Alas. Fairbanks L, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 24 at Neb.-Omaha L, 4-3 1 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 25 at Neb.-Omaha L, 4-1 1 0 0 0 2 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 1 Ala.-Huntsville W, 3-1 - 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 2 Ala.-Huntsville L, 3-2 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 8 at Bemidji St. T, 1-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 9 at Bemidji St. T, 4-4 - 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 15 Ferris St. W, 6-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 16 Ferris St. W, 4-2 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 29 at Minn. St. Mankato W, 4-3 - 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 30 at Minn. St. Mankato L, 6-3 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 5 vs. Arizona St. L, 7-3 - 1 1 2 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 6 vs. Boston College T, 3-3 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 12 Bowling Green W, 5-2 - 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 13 Bowling Green W, 3-2 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 19 Lake Superior St. W, 3-2 - 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 20 Lake Superior St. W, 3-2 - 0 0 0 15 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 26 at Alas. Anchorage W, 4-2 - 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 27 at Alas. Anchorage W, 5-3 - 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 3 at Ala.-Huntsville W, 4-3 - 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 4 at Ala.-Huntsville L, 4-2 - 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 9 Alas. Fairbanks W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 10 Alas. Fairbanks W, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 23 Michigan Tech W, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 24 at Michigan Tech L, 3-2 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 2 Ala.-Huntsville W, 7-1 - 0 0 0 6 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 3 Ala.-Huntsville L, 3-2 - 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 4 Ala.-Huntsville W, 5-2 - 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 9 Bowling Green W, 6-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 10 Bowling Green L, 1-0 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 11 Bowling Green W, 3-2 - 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 17 Michigan Tech L, 2-0 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2015-16 33 1 1 2 26 -7 0 0 0 0 0 0 15
2016-17 12 1 1 2 16 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
2017-18 43 1 8 9 49 +4 0 0 0 0 0 0 30
2018-19 - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
Total 88 3 10 13 91 -7 0 0 0 0 0 0 48
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 43 1 8 9 49 +4 0 0 0 0 0 0 30
Conference 28 0 6 6 29 +6 0 0 0 0 0 0 18
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 22 0 4 4 29 +9 0 0 0 0 0 0 14
Away 17 0 3 3 12 -5 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
Neutral 4 1 1 2 8 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
-
Wins 25 0 6 6 39 +15 0 0 0 0 0 0 16
Losses 15 1 1 2 8 -12 0 0 0 0 0 0 11
Ties 3 0 1 1 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
-
October 6 0 1 1 8 +4 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
November 8 0 1 1 2 -5 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
December 8 0 1 1 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
January 8 1 3 4 23 +3 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
February 6 0 1 1 4 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
March 7 0 1 1 10 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5

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