Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Ryan Stoa
Ryan Stoa was born on April 13, 1987 in Bloomington, Minnesota. A product of teh University of Minnesota in the NCAA, Stoa was selected 34th overall in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft by the Colorado Avalanche.

Deciding to forgo his final year with the University of Minnesota, Stoa inked a deal with the Avalanche in March of 2009 and joined the club's AHL affiliate, the Lake Erie Monsters. He would split time during the 2009-10 campaign between the AHL and NHL, being recalled to the Avalanche on several occasions. In all, he would appear in 12 games for the big club, recording two goals and one assist.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2003-04 U.S. National Team Development Program U-17 18 9 8 17
2003-04 U.S. National Team Development Program NAHL 42 10 12 22 26 7 7 1 8 2
2004-05 U.S. National Team Development Program U-18 23 4 11 15 16
2004-05 U.S. National Team Development Program NAHL 15 10 13 23 20
2004-05 United States WJ18-A 6 0 3 3 2 +5
2005-06 University of Minnesota WCHA 41 10 15 25 43
2006-07 University of Minnesota WCHA 41 12 12 24 44
2006-07 United States WJC-A 7 1 1 2 8 +2
2007-08 University of Minnesota WCHA 2 1 1 2 2
2008-09 University of Minnesota WCHA 36 24 22 46 76
2009-10 Colorado Avalanche NHL 12 2 1 3 0 -3 1 0 0 0 2
2009-10 Lake Erie Monsters AHL 54 23 17 40 42 -4
2010-11 Colorado Avalanche NHL 25 2 2 4 20 -4
2010-11 Lake Erie Monsters AHL 48 16 17 33 55 +5 7 1 0 1 4
2011-12 Lake Erie Monsters AHL 75 16 20 36 65 -6
2012-13 Hershey Bears AHL 46 11 8 19 43 -14 4 1 0 1 0
NHL Totals 37 4 3 7 20 1 0 0 0 2


WCHA First All-Star Team (2009) NCAA West First All-American Team (2009) Missed remainder of 2007-08 due to knee injury vs. University of Michigan (CCHA), October 13, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Washington, July 7, 2012.